on June 16, 2016
Down Payments: 5% vs 20%
When purchasing a home, one of the most important decisions you’ll make is the size of your down payment. In Canada, the minimum amount required for any home purchase is 5% for an owner occupied home and 20% for a rental property. Owner occupied homes with 20% or greater down payment do not require mortgage loan insurance. Here are some ...
on May 26, 2016
Having a rental space in your home is a great mortgage helper as well as it also increases the value of your home. Many people are unaware of the challenges that are generated by having a rental suite in their home. Here are some tips and tricks to ensure you are equipped to handle your first tenant experience.
1. Consider your privacy.
Can you live with seeing a ...
on April 22, 2016
The Charlwood Pacific Group recognized with prestigious national award for supporting franchisee success
BC family owned and operated Charlwood Pacific Group (CPG), CENTUM Canada, master franchise holder of the CENTURY 21 brand in Canada and the Asia-Pacific regions, Real Property Management in Canada, and UNIGLOBE Travel International, has been awarded the Canadian Franchise Association’s ...