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I’m a millennial who grew up in Niagara. Will I ever be able to buy a home here?

By Sarah Bujacz on May 31, 2022 3:31:54 PM

The Reality

It seems that every day we read how expensive housing is becoming in Niagara and beyond. 

If you’re not hearing about it as you scroll through Instagram or TikTok, you might hear from your parents or relatives about how much their home is now worth, and how you should buy a house before it’s “too late”.

Because we all have $100,000 sitting in a savings account ready for a down payment, right?

Topics: Financial Advice Buying a home First Time Home Buyers Truly Local Articles
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How the First Time Home Buyer Incentive can help

By Jim Risko on Sep 2, 2019 12:01:26 AM

Looking to buy your first home? You aren’t alone. Young people all over Canada are looking for a way to move on up from basement rentals. But, like many Millennials, you’re probably on a tight budget. Well, this is your lucky year! In its 2019 federal budget, the Government of Canada announced a way to help you: the First Time Home Buyer Incentive.

Topics: Mortgages Buying a home First Time Home Buyers
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