Updated guide to buying a home in Canada available from CMHC

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) has updated their free guide on the process of buying a home in Canada, with a focus on helping consumers determine the kind of home that is appropriate for them. The latest version streamlines the document, splitting off workbook content and making it available online as a series of interactive, printable checklists and questionnaires.

CMHC’s “Homebuying Step by Step: Your Guide to Buying a Home in Canada” materials cover the following topics:

  • Is homeownership right for you?
  • Are you financially ready to own a home?
  • Financing your home
  • Finding the right home
  • Making an offer and closing the deal
  • Maintaining your home and protecting your investment
  • Words to know when buying a home

Click here to view or download the CMHC’s materials.