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Mortgage insurance premiums on the rise for Canadians, some by more than 10%

Garry Marr | January 17, 2017 5:59 PM ET More from Garry Marr | @DustyWallet    
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Canada’s big banks rush to borrow ahead of rising rates

The Globe and Mail (Ottawa/Quebec Edition)12 Dec 2016Following the election in the U.S., there has been a rapid back-up in global yields. Stephen Poloz Governor, Bank of Canada ANDREW WILLIS awillis@globeandmail.com The Bank of Canada may be holding off on interest-rate hikes, but the
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No Ontario communities outside Toronto to have land transfer tax

TORONTO — The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, Dec. 01, 2015 11:58AM EST Last updated Tuesday, Dec. 01, 2015 12:01PM EST The 444 municipalities across Ontario will not be given the same power as the city of Toronto to impose a land transfer tax. Municipal Affairs Minister Ted McMeeki
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The alarming decline of housing affordability Add to …

ROB CARRICK The Globe and Mail Published Monday, Jun. 17 2013, 7:30 PM EDT The question of whether Canada’s housing market is a bubble or not hinges on how affordable it is to buy a home. Gulp. Rising home prices and mortgage rates suggest trouble ahead, but that’s only half the probl
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