Monthly Archives: June 2015

Bad Habits and an Unwillingness to Make Sacrifices Preventing Many Canadians from Improving their Financial Standing

According to a new study released by BMO Bank of Montreal, while the majority of Canadians would like to improve their financial standing, many admit that bad spending and savings habits and an unwillingness to make sacrifices are keeping them from doing so. The poll, conducted by Pollara, revealed: The vast majority of Canadians (88 […]

Affordability conditions continued to deteriorate in Toronto and Vancouver market

Housing trends across provinces largely counteracted one another in the first quarter of 2015, leaving affordability relatively unchanged at the national level compared to late-2014, according to the latest Housing Trends and Affordability Report issued today by RBC Economics Research. RBC says that mortgage rate declines that took place earlier this year contributed to improved […]