Obtaining a mortgage or secured line of credit in Canada at the best rates is often a daunting task. We can help! Read the articles below for more info.
I need to lower my monthly mortgage payments. Is extending my amortization period a good idea? Nov 16th
An extra five years might not seem like much, but the difference can be startling, says one expert..... More »
The Great Recession scarred me. I was just about to graduate from university in 2008 when it hit: The fallout from the subprime mortgage crisis created a deluge of fear, anxiety and pure panic from all corners. The S&P 500 plunged by 57%, U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) declined by 3.8% and em.... More »
The Latest in Mortgage News: Recent hikes are “painful” for variable-rate mortgage borrowers, says BoC Nov 25th
Homebuyers with a variable mortgage rate are facing a "painful" adjustment as interest rates continue to rise, the Bank of Canada's Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Rogers said this week..... More »
Struggling to make mortgage payments? How to avoid the slippery slope that leads to losing your home + MORE Nov 22nd
More and more Canadians are having trouble making payments as rates continue to rise. Here’s how to get back on track and make sure you don’t put your home in jeopardy..... More »
A lump-sum payment would go directly to the principle of your mortgage, meaning you’re immediately paying less interest..... More »
My mortgage payments are approaching my trigger rate. How will this affect my mortgage and what should I do?
Experts say the key is to be proactive and prepare your finances well before your entire mortgage payment is going towards paying just the interest.