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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

In this podcast, Heather Tremain, CEO of Options for Homes, speaks with Sean Cooper of Burn Your Mortgage about shared-equity mortgages and how does they differ from a traditional mortgage.

Home buyers trade equity for ownership

August 7, 2019 at 11:20 AM

"For me, it made the payments more manageable," she said. "Could I have afforded it [without Options]? Yes. But because of the [shared equity mortgage], it gave me the breathing room where things weren't so tight."

Options for Homes and City of Toronto partner to expand down payment assistance for homebuyers

July 26, 2019 at 11:15 AM

Options for Homes has just been awarded $5.4 million from the City of Toronto through the Home Ownership Assistance Program. With this support, eligible buyers can now qualify for a downpayment boost of up to 24 percent at Options' newest development, The Humber.

Friends Become Neighbours at The Humber Condos

July 10, 2019 at 3:09 PM

CONDO LIFE – Childhood friends Shannon MacCauley and Cassie MacKenzie have reached a significant milestone together at The Humber: home ownership.

The Humber Condos: A Place to Call Home

July 7, 2019 at 2:21 PM

NEXT HOME – Cheyenne and partner Julius made their home ownership dreams a reality when they purchased a condo at The Humber.

Purchaser Profile: Finding Affordable Ownership at The Humber

June 25, 2019 at 3:42 PM

Thirty-something working professionals with an infant, this couple felt as though home ownership in Toronto was no longer possible for people like them.

Options for Homes Humber condos by the Humber River

June 21, 2019 at 4:23 PM

NEXT HOME - One of Toronto's great urban waterways, the Humber River is a lush ribbon that bisects the concrete jungle. Strolling along the river's path, it's easy to forget that the city is bustling just a few hundred metres away.

The Humber Condos offer riverside living at Lawrence & Weston in Toronto

June 19, 2019 at 4:28 PM

CONDO LIFE – Living in Toronto is too often a story of compromises: To enjoy the urban vibrancy of the city, you often have to forgo expanses of nature; in order to afford homeownership, you have to move to the suburbs.

Government lays out fine print of new CMHC program that could contribute 10% to price of first home

June 17, 2019 at 11:11 AM

A new CMHC program designed to make it easier to buy a home would be limited to first-time buyers who earn less than $120,000 a year.

The Humber sets the tone as an urban renewal oasis

May 7, 2019 at 11:52 AM

The Humber marks a first in affordable family living options for an up-and-coming community