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Bank of Canada shocks market with rate cut

Date Posted: January 21, 2015

The Bank of Canada announced a surprise quarter percentagepoint cut to its key interest rate Wednesday – a move it calls “insurance” against the potentially destructive effects of the oil price collapse. Read more...

CTV Morning Live: Mortgage Minute - January 20

Date Posted: January 20, 2015

Frank Napolitano joins Jeff Hopper on CTV Morning Live to share a few useful tips on how to pay off debt using the equity in your home. Read more...

Why Canadians can expect low interest rates for longer — much longer

Date Posted: January 20, 2015

Don’t look for another interest rate hike for two more years; in fact, there is a one in three chance the Bank of Canada will actually cut rates before the end of this year, Morgan Stanley predicts. Read more...

The Real Estate and Mortgage Show - January 17

Date Posted: January 19, 2015

Steve Gregory, Frank Napolitano and Paul Rushforth are joined by Barb Kramer, Mortgage Agent at Mortgage Brokers Ottawa on the latest Real Estate and Mortgage Show. Read more...

Want a $25,000 gazebo? The cost of home renovations is soaring

Date Posted: January 15, 2015

The cost of these projects cost ranged, for the most part, between $3,000 and $25,000. When considering whether you can afford to own a home, remember to leave room for gazebos and other renovations. Read more...

Real estate flippers beware, the taxman is watching

Date Posted: January 13, 2015

With the economy in turbulence, some Canadians have openly started to wonder whether our housing market may be next. Despite that possible scenario, the temptation to buy, renovate and then sell real estate at a profit is still irresistible for many. Read more...

The Real Estate and Mortgage Show - January 10

Date Posted: January 12, 2015

Steve Gregory, Paul Rushforth & Frank Napolitano are joined by Barb Kramer, Mortgage Agent at Mortgage Brokers Ottawa on the latest Real Estate and Mortgage Show. Read more...

Interest rate hike: 4 ways Canadians should prepare

Date Posted: January 6, 2015

The Bank of Canada is expected at some point in the year to hike interest rates, and even a small and gradual hike would affect millions of Canadians with car loans, mortgages and lines of credit. How should you prepare? Read more...

The Real Estate and Mortgage Show - January 3

Date Posted: January 5, 2015

Steve Gregory and Frank Napolitano are joined by Lise Boutilier, Real Estate Agent at Paul Rushforth Real Estate filling in for Paul Rushforth, on the latest Real Estate and Mortgage Show. Read more...

The Real Estate and Mortgage Show - December 27

Date Posted: December 29, 2014

Listen to this week’s episode of The Real Estate and Mortgage Show with host Steve Gregory, Frank Napolitano and Paul Rushforth. Read more...