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Yukon Down Payment Assistance Program

Yukon Down Payment Assistance Program

Yukon Down Payment Assistance Program:

Beginning in 2005, the cost of homes in the Yukon began increasing sharply and, over the last 6 years, have nearly doubled in price. This has directly increased the required minimum down payment which has made saving a down payment more difficult for many potential homebuyers.

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Windsor Homeownership 10% Down Payment Program

Windsor Homeownership 10% Down Payment Program

Windsor Homeownership 10% Down Payment ProgramWindsor Homeownership 10% Down Payment Program:

The federal and provincial governments partnered to fund a Homeownership 10% Down Payment Program for Windsor and Essex County in 2013. It is expected the program can provide assistance for approximately 30 to 40 households. Down Payment assistance of 10% of the purchase price of an eligible home, up to a maximum of $17,300 is provided by a 20 yearforgivable loan registered on title as a second mortgage. The Windsor Homeownership 10% Down Payment Program expires December 10, 2013, or when program funds are depleted, whichever occurs first.

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Secondary Suites In Canada

Secondary Suites In Canada

What are secondary suites?

The term “secondary suite” is generally used to describe a self-contained dwelling unit with its own kitchen and bathroom, which is separate from the principal dwelling in a house. It can be located either within the principal dwelling or in an accessory building on the same lot as the principal dwelling. These units are also known as “accessory apartments” and “in-law suites.” 

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RBC Energy Saving Mortgages

RBC Energy Saving Mortgages

Financial institutions offer a range of mortgages to home buyers and owners who make their homes more energy efficient.

For example, home owners who have a home energy audit within 90 days of receiving an RBC Energy Saver Mortgage, may qualify for a rebate of $300 to their RBC account.

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President’s Choice Children’s Charity

President’s Choice Children’s Charity

Starting the day with a nutritious breakfast ensures children are properly fuelled for their day of learning. We support childhood nutrition through our grants to Breakfast for Learning and Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada.

Breakfast for Learning

We support and sponsor Breakfast for Learning because we are dedicated to improving the lives of children across the country and support their vision of ensuring all kids in Canada attend school well nourished.

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Ontario senior homeowners’ property tax grant (OSHPTG)

Ontario senior homeowners' property tax grant (OSHPTG)

The Ontario senior homeowners' property tax grant (OSHPTG) is intended to help offset property taxes for seniors who own their own home and who have low to moderate incomes. This program is funded entirely by the Province of Ontario. The Canada Revenue Agency administers this program for Ontario.

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Home Adaptations For Seniors’ Independence

Home Adaptations For Seniors' Independence

The Home Adaptations for Seniors' Independence program provides funding to homeowners and landlords so that they can make home renovations that will benefit seniors.

Delivered by: Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)

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