A word about world events the past 4 weeks… We have seen a lot of turmoil overseas…… Egypt, Libya and other middle east countries…. We need to pay attention…. Let’s hope for an immediate and peaceful resolution…
The Tsunami in Japan has been horrible… the images on TV are tough to watch…what a tragedy… Our hearts go out to the people of that nation.
Fixed rates drop slightly and Variable rates remain flat.
We have also seen how mortgage rates can be affected by these events… The uncertainty has caused the Bond market to fall…. and we even saw a very small rate reduction by the Big Banks… Posted Fixed rates are down around 10bps… 5 yr fixed is 5.34%. Continue reading “CBC news reports Scotiabank slams client with $30,000 penalty!”