CMT Team·Globe and Mail ColumnsMortgage Tips & Advice·May 10, 201295% Financing This week’s Globe column takes a look at 5% downpayments. With some basic assumptions (but no predictions), we paint a hypothetical picture of the risks facing certain first-time buyers. The assumptions themselves aren’t really critical to the conclusion. The takeaway remains the same: 95% LTV mortgages have their place but they put some a little too close to the edge… The story: Buying with 5% down… Like news like this?Join our CMT Updates list and get the latest news as it happens. Unsubscribe anytime. SUBSCRIBE! Thank you for subscribing. One more step: Please confirm your subscription via the email sent to you.