The past week saw bond rates hit a new high for 2012. They have moved up approximately 30 basis points the last 2 weeks. There is a chance of a rate increase on fixed rate mortgages at any time. Overall rates continue to be extremely low. If you have a variable rate of any more than prime +.75 or a fixed rate of 4.0% or more, we should explore the merits of refinancing to a lower rate.
Contact us for a free, no obligation review. Spending a few minutes could save you thousands of dollars.
Bank prime is at 3.00%
The next meeting of the Bank of Canada is on April 17th, 2012.
P.S. If you, your family, or co-workers require guidance on current market trends, please call us, we are always available to help.