CanWise Financial in the News

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James Laird on On The Money
Paying more, the rising cost of mortgage insurance

James Laird on Your Money Month
Should you get your mortgage with a credit union or a bank?

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CBC News Banks cutting variable rate mortgages even as fixed ones head higher
Business News Network The Real Economy for Monday, May 14, 2018 - James Laird on his mortgage shopping tips
Mortgage Broker News Taking advantage of regulatory change
CBC News Bank of Canada's mortgage 'stress test' rate climbs higher
Huffington Post Mortgage Rate War? BMO Offers What Is Possibly The Largest-Ever Discount On A Home Loan
Global News HELOC rates are going up – what you can do to avoid payment shock
Mortgage Broker News Robust market fundamentals buoy investments
Mortgage Broker News Canadian Mortgage Award winners reflect on accolades
Global News Here’s the income you need to pass the mortgage stress test across Canada
Mortgage Broker News Considering risk tolerance a must in the current borrowing climate
The Globe and Mail Home truths: The financial product that turned into a $207-billion debt trap
Business News Network Your Money Month: Should you get your mortgage with a credit union or a bank?
Canadian Mortgage Professional James Laird and Matt Leggett featured on the CMP Hot List 2018
CityNews Are we getting shortchanged on savings accounts rates?
Canadian Mortgage Professional The future will be digital
The Toronto Star What to expect from rising interest rates
The Globe and Mail BoC rate hike, coming on heels of new mortgage rules, hits home buyers
CanWise Press Release Ratehub Inc. Raises $12 Million to Accelerate Growth of Mortgage and Insurance Offerings
Business News Network The Impact of A Rate Hike On The Mortgage Market
CBC News Stress tests, foreign buyers and higher rates likely to impact housing market in 2018
AM 640 - Global News Canadians to face stress test when borrowing from a federally regulated mortgage lender
Maclean's How the new mortgage rules will affect homebuyers in 2018
MoneySense What the new mortgage rules mean for homebuyers
Yahoo! News Proposed Mortgage Rules Will Reduce Your Home-Buying Power By 21%: Report
Canadian Mortgage Trends What is the “Best” Mortgage Rate?
Mortgage Broker News Lender takes BoC to task
The Toronto Star Rate hike has consumers checking mortgages, debt load
The Globe and Mail Interest rates are rising. Here's why your savings account isn't growing
CBC News Big banks hike prime rates after Bank of Canada tightens monetary policy
Huffington Post Canadians May Be Spending Too Much Of Their Income On Housing
Business News Network Realtors brace for next mortgage crackdown amid shadow banking fear
Financial Post Consumers feel pinch as banks pass on full BoC hike, but not all the cuts
Bloomberg Buffett-Backed Home Capital Taps 'Very Canadian' Insider as CEO
Huffington Post Get Ready For Higher Mortgage Rates, Canada
Reuters Bank of Canada seen raising rates, first to follow the Fed higher
Financial Post Bank of Canada expected to raise its key rate for first time in nearly seven years
Global News What you need to know about mortgages if interest rates rise
Business News Network Comparing GIC rates after Home Capital boosts yield on its GIC
The Greater Fool It’s out there
MSN Caution: Mortgage Rates Could Start Rising ‘As Soon As July'
Reuters Canada's central bank acts to defuse housing market threat
HiBusiness Mortgage Rates To Go Up Says CanWise President
CBC News Paying more - James Laird on the rising cost of mortgage insurance
Business News Network Why your mortgage is about to get more expensive
CBC News U.S. Federal Reserve hikes key interest rate to twice that of Canada's
CTV News Mortgage expert warns U.S. Fed will cause rate increases in Canada
Global News What you need to consider before buying a home with family or friends
Business News Network When it comes to your mortgage, don't forget to consider the term
Financial Post Thinking about buying a home? Here are a few cold, hard facts to chew on
Huffington Post 3 Reasons Americans Can't Just Move To Canada And Buy Up Our Homes
The Globe and Mail Toronto condo buyers feeling the squeeze
Financial Post Mortgage insurance premiums on the rise for Canadians, some by more than 10%
MoneySense Increase in CMHC fees will have little impact on buyers
Global News What the housing market could look like in 2017
Maclean's Canadians could soon pay more for mortgages, say brokers
Global News Canadian mortgage rates could rise under Ottawa’s new rules
Mortgage Broker News Captain of His Own Ship: James Laird's Career To Date
Mortgage Broker News James Laird, President of CanWise Financial on CMP HOT LIST 2016
Mortgage Broker News Brokers react to FICOM decision
Which Mortgage CMP Hot List 2015
Mortgage Broker News CBC paints brokers with same brush as ‘shadow’ lenders
Mortgage Broker News What a fee-only model could look like
Business News Network Personal Investor: Spring brings a mortgage rate chill
Mortgage Broker News Broker expands into third market in less than a year of operations
Mortgage Broker News Two Brokerages Join Forces
Globe Adviser Toronto breaks $1-million barrier
The Globe and Mail Toronto housing market gets richer as it hits record $1-million price tag
Huff Post BC Will Canada's New Down Payment Rules Affect You?
The Greater Fool The Confusers
News Max Canada's surprise rate cut keeps housing party going
Reuters Canada surprise rate cut keeps housing party going
Home Openers How to develop a business plan that helps build your brand
The Toronto Star Why first-time home buyers are still taking the plunge: Mayers
Canadian Mortgage Trends Q&A with CanWise Financial’s James Laird
Metro News Banks take hard look at mortgaging Toronto's micro condos