Get a handle on your banking needs with the loan estimator.
Here are some positives of U.S. home ownership as well as some pointers to consider before you take the plunge.
Canadians are snapping up property bargains south of the border, making them the biggest segment of the United States' foreign buyer market. Having endured extreme house price increases in cities like Toronto and Vancouver, some Canadian homeowners are turning their sizable equities into investments. Others are cashing out portfolios or using savings to buy. Because of the mortgage crisis in the U.S. for the last five years, there are still major deals to be had -- although the markets are always changing. Some areas of the U.S. have already gone up in overall housing prices, and inventory is dropping. Canadian home buyers Rodney Hynes and Thomas Hunt purchased in Brooklyn, and in the year that they were looking, they saw prices go up as much as 40 per cent. But they still managed to get in the market at a reasonable price.
* Article: How to bargain shop for U.S. real estate
Banking and mortgage calculators
Dec. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Betty Liu, Cory Johnson and Scarlet Fu report on today's ten most important stocks on Bloomberg Television's "In The... More Dec. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Betty Liu, Cory Johnson and Scarlet Fu report on today's ten most important stocks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
Date 21 mins ago, Duration 2:44, Views 0
Video by: Bloomberg
Date 13-12-17 6:03
Tooltip Information:Data Watch: U.S. Inflation [12-17-13 8:30 AM]Video by:Description: Sam Coffin, Economist at UBS joins BNN for a look at the latest inflation reading from the U.S.Rating: 4Views: 80
Date 13-12-17 1:47
Tooltip Information:Upgrades & Downgrades [12-17-13 7:45 AM]Video by:Description: Today's upgrades and downgrades include: Western Digital (WDC-O), Facebook (FB-O), and Medtronic (MDT-N).Rating: 4Views: 110
Date 13-12-17 4:51
Tooltip Information:#1 Newsletter's "Top Picks" in REITS [12-16-13 3:30 PM]Video by:Description: Teal Linde, President & Founder of the #1 ranked newsletter Linde Equity Report, wraps the markets, shares his strategy and gives his Top Picks in REITS.Rating: 4Views: 53
Date 13-12-17 6:07
Tooltip Information:Money in motion: Buys & Sells for 2014 [12-17-13 8:15 AM]Video by:Description: Carter Braxton Worth, Chief Market Technician, Oppenheimer Asset Management shares why there are more sells than buys heading into the new year.Rating: 4Views: 157
Date 13-12-17 10:47
Tooltip Information:Trying Out The Hottest Toys [12-16-13 5:40 PM]Video by:Description: BNN takes an interactive look at some of the hottest toys of the holiday season with Jon Levy, CEO & Head Toy Buyer, Mastermind Toys.Rating: 4Views: 107
Date 13-12-17 6:29
Tooltip Information:The Retail Call for 2014 [12-16-13 3:10 PM]Video by:Description: Elizabeth Dunn, Senior Analyst, Macquarie Securities on why she is more bullish than the market on Lululemon and why her top 2014 pick in retail is Nordstrom.Rating: 4Views: 32