Buying a Home as a Newcomer

December 30, 2022 | 10:30 AM Toronto Time

Buying a home in Canada and establishing roots is a dream that many newcomers have. And buying a home is one of the largest purchases that most people will make in their lifetime. So before you consider buying your first home in Canada, it’s best to learn the essentials of home buying. 

Join Gurjeet Sidhu, Home Financing Advisor, as he discusses: 

  • What to know about buying versus renting a home
  • How to decide if homeownership is right for you
  • How to start your home buying journey in Canada
  • What to know about home buying: an overview of how mortgages work
  • Costs to buy a house 
  • How to get the best mortgage rates
  • Benefits of working with a Home Financing Advisor.


There is limited space available for this free webinar, so sign up today and save your spot!

Who should attend?
  • Applicants who have received a medical notification letter or email
  • Individuals approved in principal for Permanent Residency
  • Permanent Residents
  • Protected persons
  • Refugees

Unable to attend?  Register anyway and we'll send you a recording of the webcast by email


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David Frattini

David brings insights into the needs of prospective immigrants and recent arrivals related to living, working, and taking your first financial steps in Canada. He has built successful relationships with many stakeholder groups that range from professional associations to settlement services for newcomers. These critical relationships help newcomers to prepare and achieve success in Canada.

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Gurjeet Sidhu

Before moving to Canada from India, Gurjeet had 14 years of experience working in retail and commercial banking. He has worked with top financial institutions including HDFC Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, and Axis Bank. Currently, Gurjeet is a Home Financing Advisor with Scotiabank, and brings extensive knowledge of how to navigate buying and financing a home in Canada.