Category: General News

General Posts on non-mortgage or financial related items.

8 Scams to Watch Out For This Holiday Season

The holidays are a happy time for celebrating with family, friends, and co-workers. Unfortunately, this time of year can also be turned sour by a wide variety of clever frauds, unauthorized debit and credit card transactions, and bogus person-to-person scams. By the end of 2015, individuals, retailers, charitable donors, and companies were victimized to the… Read more »

Reflections on a hot housing market

Vancouver foreign buyer tax

Looking forward at housing by looking back at housing If you think back ten years ago, did you find housing overpriced? Looking back, if you did not buy a home then or since, do you wish you had? If you did buy, aren’t you glad you did? If you look at the market today, do… Read more »

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TD CEO Urges Tighter Mortgage Lending Rules – Huffington Post

On the Huffington Post website today is an article about the CEO of TD recommending tighter mortgage lending rules be implemented to discourage what he perceives to be high household debt to income ratios. Household debt to income soared to a record of 164.1 per cent in the third quarter of last year, but fell… Read more »