Rasha Ingratta

October 26, 2017

That low-rate Mortgage can come with a Price

Cheapest is not always best. We know that’s true when we’re shopping for anything else. But we still tend to believe that lowest rate is the […]
October 19, 2017

2018 Purchase and Refinance Rules

Purchase or refinance now before rules change in January Purchase and refinance rules are changing – and fast. If you’re looking to buy and will have […]
October 18, 2017

Are Canadians Properly Saving for Retirement?

Many Canadians think of retirement as a time filled with vacations, getaways to the cottage and spending more time on hobbies and interests. However, there are […]
October 10, 2017

Give Yourself Some Credit

Your lender will look at your credit habits when considering your mortgage application. They will assess whether you pay your bills on time or if you tend […]
October 3, 2017

Home Reno ROI: Renovations that Pay Off

Not all home reno projects will hit the jackpot, but the right improvements can certainly help boost the value of your home. Even if you are renovating […]
September 27, 2017

Watch out for the Collateral Charge Mortgage

It sounds like a good idea and sometimes it is. A “collateral charge mortgage” is offered by several Canadian banks. Here’s how it works: the bank […]
September 20, 2017

Build Your Dream Home with These Mortgages

Building your dream home can seem like, well, a dream. However, take it from us that it can in fact be a realistic life goal. These […]
September 7, 2017

Bank of Canada Increases Benchmark Rate

On September 7th, 2017, The Bank of Canada announced that it is increasing the overnight rate by .25 per cent given stronger-than-expected economic improvements. This increase […]
September 7, 2017

What is an Interest-Saving Mortgage?

One of the problems in the mortgage industry is the way they are advertised, which is usually by rate. If an online rate says 1.9 per […]
August 31, 2017

What’s Up with Zero Down-payment?

For some, it can make all the difference. Many Canadians are not aware that zero down is alive and well and offered by a handful of […]