CMHC defends mortgage stress test changes amid calls for loosening rules – Ladysmith Chronicle

New rules took effect January 1, 2018: Check with your TD Mobile Mortgage Specialist on how this can affect your mortgage loan. Home buyers with a down payment of 20% or more are now subject to stricter qualifying criteria (also known as a "stress test") that would determine whether a homebuyer would be able to afford their principal and interest payments should interest rates increase.

CMHC defends mortgage stress test changes amid calls for. – The CEO of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation is forcefully defending mortgage stress test rules and warning federal policy-makers to hold the line amid calls for softening the measure from.

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CMHC insurance volumes plunged 41% after mortgage rules tightened – CMHC insurance volumes plunged 41% after mortgage rules tightened. In its quarterly financial results posted Tuesday, the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation said that it insured just over 48,000 new mortgages between January and March, a 41 per cent decline from the previous three-month period.

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CMHC stress tests show housing agency buying a home before marriage would. – cbc.ca – Rising tide of anti-globalization sentiment could push house prices down by more than 30%. A major earthquake in Canada. A steep decline in the price of oil. A housing market correction similar to the one in the U.S. in 2007. In each case, the CMHC passed its own stress test – which means its finances would be able to withstand the damage.

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