Useful Links for Your Information

Useful links that provide valuable real estate and financial information for your reference. 

Bank of Canada Currency Converter – an online tool for converting to and from CAD to other currencies. 

Bank of Canada Interest Rate Information – current and historical rate information, as well as bond, treasury bill, and money market yields.

BC Government Home Owner Grant Information – eligibility guidelines and the amounts available to claim.

BC’s Speculation and Vacancy Tax – information on the tax and how to declare for exemption.

Federal Government First-time Buyer Incentive – an interest free loan and shared equity program to assist first-time buyers.

Fixed or Variable Rate – important items to consider when considering taking a fixed or variable rate mortgage.

Home Buyers’ Plan (HBP) Request to Withdraw Funds from an RRSP – the withdrawal form you need to complete a withdrawal under the HBP.

Reverse Mortgage Information – a great information page that summarizes key components of what is a reverse mortgage and who is eligible.

Spagnuolo & Company GST Calculator – an online GST calculator from the law firm, Spagnuolo & Company.

Strata Housing Information  – a BC government web site that provides a comprehensive overview of strata housing.

Understanding your Credit Report & Credit Score – from the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada.

Week-end Rate Update – Subscribe – a sign-up form for a weekly interest rate update from Peak to Peak Mortgage.

Whistler Housing Authority – all the information you need for WHA properties in Whistler. 

Mortgage Insurers of Canada

Canada Guaranty

CMHC

Genworth Canada

Useful Property Search Engine Links For Your Information

Realtor.ca

REW

Whistler Listings Systems  (WLS)

Zolo