Breaking News: Changes to the Bank of Canada Stress Test
Updated: Mar 26
Effective April 6th 2020, the Stress Test qualifying rate will decrease for Insured Mortgages. Mortgage default insurance is required when borrowers make a down payment of less than 20% The new benchmark will be the weekly median 5-year fixed insured mortgage rate from mortgage insurance applications, plus 2%. Call us today to review what this policy change can mean for you ☎️
For full details about the change, you can follow the link to the federal announcement noted below.