Welcome to Canada | Finding a Home

  Welcome! We’re so glad you decided to make Canada your new home. It can be rewarding, and sometimes challenging to find a place to live that’s comfortable, safe, and affordable. CMHC is here to help!  Consider these things as you look for the best place...
Urban “Off the Grid”: An Introduction

Urban “Off the Grid”: An Introduction

You’re on “the grid” Every few weeks, we open our mailboxes (or our email inboxes) with bated breath. Inevitably, we find another heap of utility bills, waiting to separate us from our hard earned dollars. This is not unusual; this is simply part of...
Negative-Yield Bonds – Pay to Save?

Negative-Yield Bonds – Pay to Save?

There is a good chance that if you skimmed the news headlines this last week, you passed right on over a piece called CIBC sells negative-yield bonds for 1st time. No one blames you, because let’s face it, stories about the Canadian bond market don’t...