Month: March 2012

Pulling your credit score

When you should worry about it and when not? Some home buyers have no idea what a credit score is. New immigrants coming from a country with no established credit scoring system are puzzled when asked if they know their…

Your home as an investment

Where is the error here? There is no error, would say everyone on the street these days. If it appreciates in value over time, as it did for so many years, it is a wonderful investment. Instead of buying stocks…

Housing: A global update

Buy an apartment with only three times your annual income Should we care about the state of housing abroad? Things are looking just fine here in Canada and newspapers say that the US housing is improving already. You don’t need…