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The Top Mortgage Rules of 2018 for Canadians

If you are a Canadian considering buying a home, then you may have heard about the changes in mortgage rules which became effective in January 2018. Here is a look at the major ones which will impact you directly if you were thinking about going for a mortgage: All uninsured mortgages will have to go […]


Newsletter May 2018

Welcome to the Guardian Financing May, 2018 monthly newsletter. This month’s issue is on the BoC’s hold on rates, as well as the emergence of Montreal as a hot market. Bank of Canada Holds Rates, Montreal Market Becoming Hotter According to the Bank of Canada, interest rates remained unchanged primarily due to “weaker than expected […]


The Difficulty of Getting a Mortgage When You Are Self Employed

More and more Canadians are getting into self-employment or working on a contractual basis.  Recent statistics indicate that almost 23% of all income earners in the country are self-employed or survive on part time jobs. Unfortunately, it is not always easy for them to be approved for a private mortgage loan. Most self-employed individuals pride […]