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Sunday, June 24, 2018

Guide to invest in second mortgages

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL Jacob and Andrea get $2,000 cash flow every month from their home. They took a home equity line of credit for $300,000...

Do I need a second mortgage?

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL A mortgage is a loan given in exchange for the title of a property. A first mortgage is called the legal mortgage...

Key Things to Consider When Buying a Resale Home

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL A home purchase is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. It involves hundreds of thousands of dollars and one...

Tricks of the Trade- Buying New

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL  John and Mary bought their first newly built home two years ago and closing is quickly approaching. They had already signed off...

A Guide to Buying Pre-Owned Condominiums

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL  “Congratulations on your purchase; here are the keys and remember to change your locks,” said Daniella’s real estate lawyer.” Daniella considered buying...

Advice When Buying Pre-Built Condominiums

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL  George was excited when he bought his newly built condominium, but he noticed that the showroom model was larger than the one...

Selling Your Home In A Changing Market

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL  Happy New Year. The new rule about mortgage stress test kicked off on January 1st. Buyers will qualify for about twenty percent...

Building Generations Of Wealth

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL On a lovely summer day, my family and I drove along a scenic route in Nova Scotia. We arranged to stay at...

Stress Test

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) introduced a stress test as a new way to qualify buyers. A stress test, as...

An Ambitious $40 Billion For Housing

BY: JAY BRIJPAUL The federal government recently revealed a brave plan to spend over $40 billion dollars in ten years towards affordable housing. The money...

Community News

QCAAT hosts annual Father’s Day brunch fundraiser

BY: LEANNE BENN Father’s Day is coming up and many of us would like to appreciate the father and father figures we have in our...

Caribbean women empower & inspire each other to live life their way

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Smart, beautiful, strong, and powerful are only some of the attributes used to describe the women filled the room on Saturday, May...

Congress of Black Women of Canada Mississauga and Area Chapter celebrated black excellence in...

BY: ASHELLY SMITH On Sunday, June 10, 2018, Congress of Black Women of Canada Mississauga and Area Chapter awarded nine scholarships in the amount of...

Tis The Season 2018

BY: KATHY McDONALD It’s mind-boggling when you think that we are in the genesis of another graduation season. The provincial elections have come and gone...

Breaking Records

BY: JELANI GRANT With a record number of black candidates running for this year’s Ontario election, the Jamaican Canadian Association invited each of these candidates...