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June 17, 2020

What You Need To Know About CMHC Changes in 2020

In a recent report to the Standing Committee on Finance, Evan Siddall, CEO of the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. (CMHC) forecasted a decline of 9% […]
June 4, 2020

What You Should Know About Mortgage Refinancing

A mortgage refinance is by definition paying off your existing mortgage by signing up for a new one.    People apply for a mortgage refinance to […]
June 3, 2020

A Guide to Reverse Mortgages in Canada

What is a Reverse Mortgage?    A Reverse Mortgage is a solution for homeowners age 55+ who have a lot of their life savings tied up […]
May 25, 2020

Buying A Home During a Pandemic

Sir Winston Churchill once said we should never waste a good crisis. That could be a good way to look at what we are enduring now. […]
May 25, 2020

Renewing Your Mortgage In These Uncertain Times

Anyone who completed the purchase of a home, renewed their mortgage or simply remortgaged for whatever reason likely received a very good rate, historically, and the […]
August 21, 2019

How Much Difference Will Extra Payments Make Towards My Mortgage?

Have you ever wondered how much difference extra payments actually make in paying down your mortgage? Let’s take a look and maybe do a little math. […]
August 7, 2019

Are Lenders Obligated to Renew Mortgages?

It’s a common held belief that if you’ve made your mortgage payments on time throughout the entirety of your mortgage term, that your lender is somehow obligated to […]
July 24, 2019

How Can I Pay Down My Mortgage Faster?

Although getting a mortgage is exciting as it allows you to become a homeowner, a mortgage is, in fact, a lot of debt. So if you […]
July 10, 2019

Employment Status | How it Impacts Your Mortgage Application

Chances are, if you’re applying for a mortgage, you feel confident about the state of your current employment, or your ability to find a similar position […]