When my house was built there was little in the way of modern conveniences. While my 1889 farm house did have three fire places it didn't have plumbing or electricity. At some point these features were added along with a sump pump and weeping tile system These are installed in new homes as a preventative against water penetration and as remediation in old homes such as mine. The system consists of perforated piping (weeping tile) on the outside of the foundation that directs ground water to a sump, which is a shallow pit in the basement that collects the water.
Should you choose a Fixed or Variable Mortgage Interest Rate?
by Mark Benkovic, Excel Mortgage Canada Connection, Saturday, October 14, 2017
One of the most common questions posed by mortgage borrowersi is “Should I choose a Fixed or Variable Mortgage Interest Rate?”
Variable (Adjustable) Rate Mortgage Basics:
For most people a home is the biggest purchase in their lives! But, until recently, most of us were not taught basic financial information in high school, university of college.