The Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales climbed 2.2 per in December compared with November as they recovered from a dip following the introduction of new mortgage rules
Two markets, two diverging paths
Peter Heinrich, managing director of The National Finance Institute, has come up with some solutions to help agents only spend their time on what is really important.
One of the key barriers to achieving a healthy worklife balance is the feeling of guilt when you stop working, something that is especially difficult for perfectionist or A-type personalities, says business coach Jon Dale.
While many have called for CMHC to leave mortgage insurance in the hands of private corporations, one industry player believes relying solely on the free market to limit exposure could lead to economic problems.
CMHC insurance in force continues to decline after the crown corporation – and Canada’s largest mortgage default insurer – axed a number of its programs earlier this year.
Rent to own properties benefit clients, Realtors and mortgage brokers, according to one broker, who lays out the elements of a R2O strategy for those agents looking to suggest this method of homeownership for clients.
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