Canada’s “Bubbly” Housing Market Could Be Risky for Homebuyers

Canada’s “Bubbly” Housing Market Could Be Risky for Homebuyers

Canada’s real-estate market has entered a bubble with two new reports, reinforcing fears among housing experts who believe that the housing market is becoming further detached from the fundamentals. Bloomberg, the global news and data firm, generated a “Bubble Ranking”, consisting of country scores based on home buying and real-estate factors: costs of buying a […]

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6 Tips for First-Time Home Buyers in BC

6 Tips for First-Time Home Buyers in BC

Making your first home purchase in BC can be a difficult process. Having to deal with finances, fees, and the surge in home prices in the past few months altogether may lead you to feeling discouraged. According to a recent poll from the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), more than a third (36%) of non-homeowners under 40 […]

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BC Fintech Equips Homebuyers with the Right Mortgage Tools

BC Fintech Equips Homebuyers with the Right Mortgage Tools

With the current state of BC’s red-hot real estate market, it is more important than ever for Vancouver homebuyers to have access to the right tools and to connect with the right people. And The Province provides homebuyers a glimpse into the innovative tools, technology, and open marketplace, that is WiiBid. The print article features Vikas […]

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Vancouver Fintech Company Joins Forces with BCIT

Vancouver Fintech Company Joins Forces with BCIT

  At WiiBid, we take an integrated approach to product development where inclusion, diversity, partnerships, community, and academia are key ingredients in driving innovation and relevance in the execution of our services and product offerings. Recently, we have had the pleasure of partnering with BCIT for a Business Consultant Project (BCP). Team members Anamika, Phoebe, […]

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BC Fintech Equips Homebuyers with the Right Mortgage Tools

BC Fintech Equips Homebuyers with the Right Mortgage Tools

With the current state of BC’s red-hot real estate market, it is more important than ever for Vancouver homebuyers to have access to the right tools and to connect with the right people. And Vancouver Sun provides homebuyers a glimpse into the innovative tools, technology, and open marketplace, that is WiiBid. The article features Vikas […]

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4 Key Factors to Know When Buying an Investment Property

4 Key Factors to Know When Buying an Investment Property

Real estate investment has always ranked as a top wealth generating investment approach. According to the College Investor, “Over the last two centuries, about 90 percent of the world’s millionaires have been created by investing in real estate”. Considering the competitive market with extremely high demand, unpredictable conditions related to COVID, and the unprecedented low interest rates, […]

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Avoid FOMO and Prep for BC’s Rising Markets

Avoid FOMO and Prep for BC’s Rising Markets

According to RBC economics, “the coming months could see prices accelerating further with some of the stronger increases taking place in smaller markets”. This has led to a vast number of buyers going full force in resales fueled by low interest rates, changing housing needs, high household savings, and perhaps nervousness about the increasing prices […]

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One-Stop Online Portal for the Best Mortgage Rates

One-Stop Online Portal for the Best Mortgage Rates

Compare lenders and get approved from the comfort of your own home! Richmond News features WiiBid in their new article as a one-stop shop portal for borrowers to compare lenders and get approved from the comfort of their own homes. The article first highlights the problems many Canadian’s face when trying to obtain a mortgage. […]

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New Mortgage Stress Test: Putting Your Stress Level to the Test?

New Mortgage Stress Test: Putting Your Stress Level to the Test?

Pandemic, Properties and Puppies have been the defining 3 P’s of 2020-2021. Hand in hand with the raging pandemic as we go through multiple waives, the property market is fizzling hot with Canadian sitting on unprecedented levels of household savings. Following 2-3 years of “government induced” cooling in the housing market in the years leading […]

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New Mortgage Marketplace Disrupts Home Financing Industry

New Mortgage Marketplace Disrupts Home Financing Industry

Burnaby Now News introduces WiiBid as an innovative and disruptive mortgage marketplace in their most recent article statement this March. The piece outlines Wiibid’s overarching goal of providing easy access to the best auctioned mortgage rates, revolutionizing the home financing industry by emphasizing transparency for borrowers in such a creative way in a super competitive […]

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Staging Matters: 7 Tips to make the Best first Impression

Staging Matters: 7 Tips to make the Best first Impression

In a seller’s market, you may ask, is staging relevant? The answer is yes. Selling your home can be challenging because we all form memories of where we lived, and we see it as such a valuable thing. While the right person buying your home will likely love it as much as you did, you […]

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New Mortgage Company Puts the Power in Borrowers’ Hands

New Mortgage Company Puts the Power in Borrowers’ Hands

The Northshore News released an inciting article this March that covers WiiBid’s overarching goal of shifting the power dynamics within the mortgage industry by putting the power back in borrower’s hands. The newly released article outlines valuable statements from the company’s founder and Chief Executive Officer, Amin Eskooch who capitalizes on the lack of transparency […]

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Our New Normal Demands Cyber-Secure Solutions

Our New Normal Demands Cyber-Secure Solutions

It is really hard to believe that it has been just over a year since everyone’s lives have been impacted by the pandemic, known as COVID-19. From our daily “normal” routines to the way we work and communicate, more than ever we rely on technology. Video conferencing platforms have become a key component of collaboration […]

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Winning the Bidding Wars in a Red-Hot Market

Winning the Bidding Wars in a Red-Hot Market

The market is the hottest it has been in sometime, due to record breaking mortgage rates and the increase in demand for relocating! Most of us relate when we say that the process of buying a new home can be stressful, and that is especially the case when it’s a seller’s marketing meaning that there […]

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Bidding Wars & Tax Incentives In Real Estate

Bidding Wars & Tax Incentives In Real Estate

When the world changed this time last year, we saw unemployment rates at a low with the decrease in the housing market and mostly every other market. Today, a year later we now see the prices of homes in Canada on an uprise, with many homes going hundreds of thousands of dollars over not only […]

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