Video: How much is needed to buy a home?

With real estate prices soaring in Canada over the last few years, how do people afford to buy? I was curious about what kind of downpayment was required for home buyers in this hot market. Check out my video to find out average home prices and the downpayment needed in Canada.  

These personal finance videos use plain and simple language for those who want to learn more about their money and investing. Technical and industry jargon is avoided when possible. 

Things to Consider Before Purchasing a Home

Things to Consider Before Purchasing a Home

There is something that drives most of us to be home owners rather than renters. It could be that we don’t want to waste money on something that we actually won’t own at the end of the day and/or it is a sign that we are responsible and successful adults.  Whatever the reason may be, I would like to share two areas of concern to ensure you are not just following an emotion to own but are thinking about the financial variables of ownership.

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