January 5th Mortgage Industry Update
January 5th, 2016 Mortgage Industry Update
The Bank of Canada announced on December 2nd that it’s overnight lending rate will remain at 0.50%. The prime rate remains at 2.70%. Additionally, almost all fixed rates have climbed and stabilized, as compared to the end of 2015.
Additionally over the holiday season:
– CMHC: Millennials are set to drive growth in Canada’s housing market, perhaps to a greater extent than their parents did.
– Poll commissioned by Global News and conducted by Ipsos found that 53 per cent feel ‘good’ about the Canadian economy in 2016.
Stay tuned for the next update!
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