Impacting Small Business – The Latest Tax Code Update:

Impacting Small Business – The Latest Tax Code Update:

Here is what you need to know about the latest moves by the federal government as it pertains to the tax code. Originally published on the Mortgage Professionals Canada website, the following article summarizes the proposed changes and outlines how you can make your...
CMHC to Increase Mortgage Insurance Premiums in March 2017

CMHC to Increase Mortgage Insurance Premiums in March 2017

The Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation announced this morning that they will be increasing mortgage insurance premiums on March 17th 2017. They were quick to outline that the changes would only amount to roughly a $5 increase per month for borrowers. Which was...
Property values have skyrocketed..your property taxes too?

Property values have skyrocketed..your property taxes too?

Although some homeowners in Metro Vancouver just saw their assessed property values rise by hundreds of thousands of dollars this year, the provincial government says people shouldn’t panic. In BC Assessment’s newly released 2017 property assessments, some...

Questions? SMG has answers: BC Home Partnership Loan Program

When the BC Liberal Government introduced it’s all new BC Home Partnership Loan Program this past December, we had just as many questions as you did. But immediately Silverman Mortgage Group set to action to become thoroughly knowledgeable about how this program...
Why I believe interest rates are on the rise very soon

Why I believe interest rates are on the rise very soon

As we look ahead to 2017, there are sure to be further changes to come in the mortgage and housing industry. The following three reasons are why I personally feel that interest rates have no where to go but up, and that they are going to do so sooner than later. A...