BC government to offer down payment loans for first-time buyers

Premier Christy Clark unveiled a new loan program today to help first-time home buyers come up with their down payment. The BC Home Owner Mortgage and Equity (HOME) Partnership program will offer qualifying home buyers loans of up to $37,500, interest and payment free, for five years. The province will begin accepting applications on January… Read More BC government to offer down payment loans for first-time buyers

Rebates and tax saving tips for first-time home buyers

Buying your first home is a huge investment and a big decision. Between downpayment and mortgage rates it is easy to forget other costs involved in owning a home. When assessing your situation, it is important to know that there is a broad range of cost-saving programs available to help you. … Read More Rebates and tax saving tips for first-time home buyers