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  • September 29, 2022
  • Posted by Angela Robinson

Fearless first-timers: Alberta’s new homebuyers less stressed than rest of nation

A poll by Sagen and Royal LePage found 62% of first-time buyers across Canada indicated being worried about not having enough for a down-payment and in turn would not be

  • September 21, 2022
  • Posted by Angela Robinson

What to know about the proposed First Home Savings Account

Canadians looking to buy a home can tap into a new way save, while receiving a tax break, with the new First Home Savings Account. Slated for introduction in 2023—which means parameters are subj

  • September 14, 2022
  • Posted by Angela Robinson

Canada is buying into the rent-to-own concept. Here's how it works

Rent-to-own is a unique path to home ownership that delays one of the biggest hurdles for new homebuyers — the hefty down payment. Advocates say this model of home financing allows people with

  • September 7, 2022
  • Posted by Angela Robinson

Which is the best plan to save for your first house? The new First Home Savings Account, a TFSA, or an RRSP?

With housing prices still going through the roof, it’s not easy to save up enough for the down payment on your first house. The federal government recently created the Tax-Free First Home Savin

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