Category Archives: Buying and Selling

Meet the Author: Dale Walters

We have some great books coming up this fall, and this summer we’d like you to get to know the amazing authors who are behind them.

Let us introduce you to the first author of the upcoming season: Dale Walters, the author of Buying Real Estate in the US (2nd edition, October 2016). Dale Walters is well known to Self-Counsel Readers after having published three books with us. This fall his very first book is going to its second edition. Continue reading

Canada Mortgage Rule Changes Simplified

Effective July 9, 2012

Buying your first home is a big decision. It is important you understand the amount of mortgage you are qualified for. If you are purchasing a home with less than a 20 percent downpayment you are considered a “high ratio” borrower, and required to add mortgage default insurance to your mortgage loan.

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Five Misconceptions about Buying Property in the US as a Canadian

Following are five misconceptions Canadians may have about buying US real estate, from Keats, Connelly and Associates’ partner and CEO, Dale Walters, a leading cross-border wealth expert.

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