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mortgage debt

Rising interest rates and new mortgage rules have finally forced an end to years of rapid lending.
The housing slowdown in Toronto means Canadians, overall, aren’t getting any richer.
The Bank of Canada has started using visual aids to scare people off of borrowing more.
And it's not just mortgages.
Toronto and Vancouver are the "most vulnerable" markets, NBF says.
“Don’t borrow what the bank is willing to lend you..."
Real estate agents can talk about the upside of buying right now, but they don't explain the downside of carrying massive debt. Yes, you may build some equity if you purchase a home, but if you've mortgaged 90 per cent of it, very little of your payments in your first five to 10 years will go towards repaying principal.
One-third couldn't cover costs at some point in the past year.
Households in Canada’s two most western provinces have the highest averages for mortgage debts on principal residences. According
Mortgage markets growing riskier Toronto in for a ‘cooling’ this year Canada’s housing markets will cool this year, leading
In the days after the Bank of Canada surprised everybody with a cut to the key lending rate last week, everyone was wondering
There is a Catch-22 in Canada’s economy, which is this: When things get good again, it will cause things to go bad. That’s
When business professor Ian Lee asked a taxpayer-funded, multibillion-dollar insurance scheme for information about the risks
Canadians increased their debt burdens by about six per cent over the past year, according to a new survey from BMO, but
The boom in stocks, bonds and the housing market over the past 30 years has made Canadian seniors far richer than they have
Nearly half of Canadians don’t see their mortgage as being debt, according to a survey from Manulife. The survey of more
CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story reported that mortgage debt has doubled in Canada in the past four years. While
The average age at which Canadian homeowners with a mortgage believe they will be mortgage free is 57, compared to age 55 in a similar CIBC poll one year ago. And, surprise: residents of B.C. had among the longest repayment expectations in Canada at age 59
With policymakers warning about rising household debt levels, a new survey shows that Canadians are both worried about what
TORONTO -- Record high Canadian household debt levels will factor into how the economy shapes up in 2012, leading to a slowdown