PODCAST: Shared-Equity Mortgages and the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive with Heather Tremain of Options for Homes

October 15, 2019 at 10:25 AM

BURN YOUR MORTGAGE BLOG – Heather Tremain is the CEO of Options for Homes, a non-profit condo developer that helps people achieve their dream of home ownership by passing along cost-savings and down payment support. Since joining Options for Homes Heather has become a tireless champion and the national voice of affordable home ownership and its value. She has helped achieve beneficial changes to both public policy and funding in support of this segment of the Canadian housing spectrum.

In my interview with Heather, we discuss what is a shared-equity mortgage and how does it differ from a traditional mortgage, pros and cons of the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive and whether it will help homebuyers in Toronto and Vancouver.




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