The Walker Team's Blog

5 Easy Tools To Save You Some Money During Rising Inflation

Posted on Jun 29, 2022

   
With inflation on the rise, no one is escaping the impact of higher prices. 

According to Statistics Canada, inflation has risen to 7.7%, the highest increase since 1983. Gas prices rose by 12% in the month of May alone and have seen an overall 48% increase compared to this time last year. Grocery bills have increased by 9.7% in the past year.

At the...

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 TIME FOR A MORTGAGE CHECK-UP?

Posted on Jun 21, 2022




Have your circumstances changed since you last reviewed your mortgage?


As a home owner, it's important to stay up to date on the home financing options available to you so that your mortgage remains suitable and relevant to your current lifestyle and circumstances.

Setting up a mortgage check-up can provide you with peace of mind in knowing you will...

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Our Top 10 Tips to Prepare Your Home to Sell in the Spring Market

Posted on Apr 14, 2022

THE SPRING MARKET HAS ARRIVED! 

Fresh warm air, budding flowers and green grass bring excited buyers that are ready for a change. Spring often sees an influx of buyers for a variety of reasons: warm weather has people out and about looking, buyers with kids are often preparing to move in the summer to work around school schedules, or the fresh newnes...

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Prepaid credit cards can help with impulsive or emotional spending: Experts

Posted on Feb 23, 2022



TORONTO — Ellie Clin uses a Wealthsimple Cash prepaid Visa to pay for gifts, takeout, groceries, entertainment and other non-essential expenses and saves her bank’s Visa card for larger purchases and monthly bills.“I’ve never been good at formal budgeting with spreadsheets and receipts. When I was using my main bank account for personal and enterta...

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Buyers: How to Put Your Best Foot Forward

Posted on Feb 19, 2022

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Housing prices continue to climb, inventories continue to remain low, demand for housing is intense, and there’s absolutely no relief in sight. It’s a hard time to be a homebuyer right now! Despite that, you can still find a house that you’ll love; it may just take a little extra polish and shine as you head into your...

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6 HOUSE FLIPPING TAX TIPS YOU JUST CAN’T AFFORD TO MISS 

Posted on Feb 19, 2022


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Today I am going to share house flipping tax tips for all you renovators out there!We have talked about this before, but with the latest booming real estate market, I am here to refresh your knowledge!With approximately 1 million immigrants coming to Canada over the next 3 years, out of which, historically speaking, abou...

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