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THE BLOG

March 7, 2012

Mortgage Penalties To Be Clarified

Finally! After two years of waiting, the Finance Department has announced a new "code" that will force banks and lenders to clearly state how their pre-payment […]
March 1, 2012

Mortgage Closing Costs

Clients ask me on a daily basis, "what are my closing costs going to be?" OR, "how much will I owe at the lawyers'?" These are […]
February 28, 2012

Bank of Canada on Debt

Here is a great summary on the BoC's Winter Review which was released last week. Definitely a few interesting points to take note of. Read the […]
February 23, 2012

Lollipop Leadership

February 23, 2012

First-Time New Home Buyers’ Bonus

The government has announced a proposal for a First-Time New Home Buyers' Bonus to be introduced which will allow for a maximum $10,000 personal income tax […]
January 4, 2012

My Three Words for 2012

A new year is upon us, and with a new year comes new goals. Late last year, I joined an online community of mortgage professionals that […]
December 14, 2011

Burning Money

Early this week, an email came across my Blackberry with a link to an article that discussed how 2 out of 3 Canadians neglect to shop […]
November 3, 2011

Banks Vs Mono-Line Lenders

This article is stating that many consumers out there are coming to mortgage brokers and demanding that their mortgage be placed with one of the big […]
October 31, 2011

Mortgage Brokers Provide Healthy Competition

Here is a great article talking, indirectly, on how mortgage brokers are very good for the economy and the end-consumers. In Australia, banks own over 93% […]