Home Buyer Tips

June 15, 2014

9 Buyer Traps and How to Avoid Them

A systemized approach to the home buying process can help you steer clear of these common traps, allowing you to not only cut costs, but also […]
June 17, 2014

Mortgage Questions To Ask

Being informed you are about your mortgage is important. Knowing the right questions to ask is even better. We have put together an extensive list of […]
April 21, 2015

Don’t Pay Another Cent in Rent To Your Landlord…

“If you’re like most renters, you feel trapped within the walls of a house or apartment that doesn’t feel like yours.” It’s a dream we all […]
November 23, 2015

Why Use A Qualified Real Estate Professional?

When you have decided to buy or sell a home, the services of a qualified real estate professional are very important. The ideal sales agent will […]
May 23, 2017

What Is The Qualifying Rate?

The Department of Finance introduced the ‘Qualifying Rate’ in 2010 as a new way to assess borrower eligibility and ensure borrowers could handle their payments if […]
May 29, 2017

Rent Vs Buy

Take a look at how much mortgage your current monthly rent could cover. Your monthly rent cheque doesn’t have to be money out the window. It […]
June 5, 2017

Skip The Downpayment

Many clients are not aware that zero-down is alive and well and offered by a handful of excellent lenders to qualified borrowers. A no-downpayment mortgage is not […]
June 9, 2017

Divorce Doesn’t Mean Disaster For Your Finance

Going through a separation or divorce? Your home can be the asset that gives both partners a fresh start. If you have a final separation agreement, […]
June 16, 2017

Refinancing To Find Hidden Equity

With interest rates in Canada sitting at a record low (0.5%), now may be the best time to consider refinancing your mortgage.  Refinancing is in order […]
June 30, 2017

Debt Management for First-Time Home Buyers

Although home debt is ‘smart’ debt, it’s a huge financial decision and there is a lot to think about. That’s why professional advice is recommended when […]