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Positive News for the Canadian Mortgage Stress Test

(February 19, 2020)


The federal government and a federal banking regulator are planning to tweak mortgage stress tests in time for the busy spring home-buying season, a move that could make it easier for would-be owners to get a loan and add fuel to Canada’s housing market.

What is the Mortgage Stress Test?

A stress test is just how it sounds. It’s a way of testing how you and your finances might be affected by a sud... read more.

GREAT NEWS!  Trans Mountain Pipeline 2020 UPDATE. 

(February 06, 2020)



The Federal Court of Appeal finally rules in favour of the Trans Mountain pipeline and that quite simply has been called a win!

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government purchased the pipeline and related infrastructure for $4.5 billion in 2018. Construction of the expansion was already underway and put on hold with a big question mark in regards to a failure to weigh the negative impact... read more.