The Bank of Canada announced their schedule of interest rate announcements for 2021. The rate decisions they make on these dates can have a direct effect on the prime rate used for variable rate [...]
Bank of Canada will maintain current benchmark rate at 0.25% and rates to remain low for a long time.
Today, the Bank of Canada announced it would be maintaining it’s overnight benchmark rate, the main tool used by the BoC to conduct monetary policy, at 0.25%. This announcement has [...]
The average price of a home across the country continued to climb in 2016 but any savings Canadians are getting from mortgage rates are getting smaller, according to a new survey.
Last month a total of 577 residential properties sold in Kitchener-Waterloo and area though the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR), an [...]
Countrywide consultation identified priorities for improving access to safe, affordable housing. Canadians are calling for a collaborative, strong and innovative national housing strategy to [...]
A total of 540 residential properties changed hands in Kitchener-Waterloo and area though the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) in [...]
OTTAWA — The head of Canada’s central bank acknowledged that policymakers came close to the tipping point on Wednesday’s interest rate decision.