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February 20, 2018

Jump Into Homeownership

Thinking about buying your first home? This may be your golden moment. So go ahead – jump in! Mortgage rates are still very attractive, and it’s a […]
February 12, 2018

Solving Insolvency Issues – Mortgage Brokers to the Rescue

There are many options when managing insolvency, but the two that are most extreme are declaring bankruptcy and submitting a consumer proposal. Both eliminate all debt […]
February 5, 2018

There’s No Place Like Home Without a Pre-Approval

You might think you’re ready to start looking for a new home right now. However, if you have not been pre-approved for a mortgage, you are […]
February 1, 2018

New Mortgage Stress Tests are Here!

As of January 1, 2018, mortgages in Canada need to meet new requirements. If you’re in the market, either as a buyer or a seller, it’s […]
January 30, 2018

Down-Payment Options

Getting a down-payment might be easier than you think. For many first-time home buyers, saving the 5 per cent down-payment is one of the big obstacles […]
January 17, 2018

Economic Update – January, 2018

Bank of Canada Increases Benchmark Rate The Bank of Canada has recently announced that it is raising the overnight rate .25 per cent given a strong economy […]
January 12, 2018

Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

Although mortgage debt is ‘smart’ debt, buying your first home is a huge financial decision and there is a lot to think about. It’s one of […]
January 4, 2018

Good Debt vs. Bad Debt

Not all debt is created equal – and not all debt is bad. In fact, you need some debt to establish a good credit rating. Being […]
December 19, 2017

Reno and Roll

Do you want to increase the comfort and enjoyment of your home because you’re planning to be there for the foreseeable future? If your dream home […]
December 19, 2017

Is Your Home Winter-Ready?

Did winter sneak up on you this year? It’s okay! There’s still time to winterize your home so it ready to take on the elements. While […]