Mortgage Options

Mortgage Options: Top 6 Mortgage Features

Real estate is a still a hot commodity in many parts of the country, and it’s also a competitive market. And everyone wants your business — […]
Federal Budget 2016

Federal Budget 2016 Highlights

Minister of Finance Bill Morneau tabled his first budget last week, one the government hopes will kick start the economy. It does, however, come with a price […]
five year mortgage rate

Alternatives to a Five Year Mortgage Rate

Did you know that not all mortgage terms are five years and that there are alternatives to a five year mortgage rate? Surprisingly the number one […]
credit after divorce

Credit after divorce

While the recent article in the Financial Post – ‘No safety net’: How a divorce rips a tornado through your finances, and what to do about it […]
mortgage renewal

Mortgage Renewal: moving your mortgage can actually cost you

Most mortgage holders don’t realize that if they have a Home Equity Line of Credit, they may not get the best rate come mortgage renewal time. […]
mortgage free

Mortgage Free sooner!

Good news, it may only take small changes for you to become mortgage free and save thousands of dollars in interest in the process.  In December, […]
financing conditions

What Realtors might not know about financing conditions

Most real estate offers include a financing condition, which allows time for the buyer to obtain the necessary financing to complete the purchase. Financing conditions dates […]
fixed rate mortgage versus variable rate mortgage

Should you choose a fixed rate mortgage or a variable rate mortgage today?

The question of fixed rate mortgage versus variable rate mortgage stays the same, but the answer should, and does, change with the changes in the market. […]
real estate investment

Real Estate Investment in Calgary – Is it still a good idea?

The Calgary real estate cycle is shifting. This isn’t the first time we have witnessed and experienced cycle changes, and it likely won’t be the last, […]
Mortgage Approval

Mortgage Approval: Can you really afford that mortgage?

Want to obtain a mortgage approval? Remember though, today you want to buy a house: you’re single, with a dog, a decent job and a some […]
RRSP Down Payment

Use your RRSP to invest in Real Estate

If you are a first-time homebuyer or hope to be in the future, the best thing you can do is maximize the down payment you use […]
mortgage rates

As a Realtor, what do you say to homebuyers about mortgage rates?

Purchasing a home is a significant financial undertaking for anyone. Whether your client is a first time buyer or an experienced owner they look to professionals, […]