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  • October 19, 2018
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

Less Mortgage. Higher Rate. What Gives?

Less mortgage. Higher rate. What gives? Think that mortgage rates are suddenly very confusing? It’s not your imagination. New Canadian mortgage rules have changed the way lenders operate in Can

  • March 20, 2018
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

This Is Why Mortgage Rates Are Suddenly Way More Complicated

This Is Why Mortgage Rates Are Suddenly Way More Complicated If you’ve been shopping for a mortgage lately, you’ll have figured out that rates can be all over the map. That’s becau

  • January 22, 2018
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

Save. Smash. Spend

Save. Smash. Spend We all have our wish lists of things we'd like to buy if we could only save the money! Whether it's a family vacation, dream wedding or a home renovation; a Terramundi Po

  • January 3, 2018
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

For 2018: Ten mortgage tips you won’t get from your bank

For 2018: Ten mortgage tips you won’t get from your bank More new mortgage rules come into effect January 1, which will make it trickier to negotiate a mortgage for many Canadians. But with a

  • October 19, 2017
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

Purchase or refinance now before rules change in January, 2018

Purchase or refinance now before rules change in January If you’re looking to buy and will have more than 20 percent down, or if you are considering refinancing, then you might want to do so be

  • August 2, 2017
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

After the rate hike…what’s next?

After the rate hike…what’s next? On July 12th, for the first time in seven years, the Bank of Canada increased the overnight rate by .25%, withdrawing some of the stimulus that was nee

  • July 18, 2017
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

Home Appraisals 101

Home Appraisals 101 When you get a new mortgage, an appraisal of the subject property is often required by your lender. An appraisal is an unbiased determination by an accredited appraiser of the est

  • May 30, 2017
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

“Conditional on financing”: the most important part of your offer

“Conditional on financing”: the most important part of your offer When you find the condo or house of your dreams and want to make an offer, do you need a financing condition?  Unles

  • May 23, 2017
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

Bridge financing: what you need to know

Bridge financing: what you need to know A bridge loan is a short-term financing tool that helps you “bridge” the gap between old and new mortgages when you move from one home to another.

  • April 27, 2017
  • Posted by Sarah Collins

Less mortgage. Higher rate. What gives?

Less mortgage. Higher rate. What gives? Think that mortgage rates are suddenly very confusing? It’s not your imagination. New Canadian mortgage rules have changed the way lenders operate in Can

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