Mortgages

Port or Transfer your mortgage

How to Port or Transfer Your Mortgage

Sponsored by: Let’s say you’ve recently purchased your dream home, which you intend to live in for the next few… Read More »

Understanding Credit Scores

A Borrower’s Guide to Understanding Credit Scores

By Lee Noble, VP of Business Development, Lendesk Most people like to know what their credit score is, especially when… Read More »

Pay Less On Your Mortgage

5 Must-Know Tips to Pay Less On Your Mortgage

Sponsored by: Rising levels of household debt have been an increasing concern for Canadians; according to Statistics Canada, the household… Read More »

Denied Your Mortgage

4 Reasons You May Be Denied Your Mortgage

Planning to buy a home and apply for a mortgage? A vital first step is to get a pre-approval from… Read More »

co-sign your mortgage

Should You Co-Sign Your Mortgage?

Recent data released by Statistics Canada does not paint a pretty picture regarding this country’s personal debt levels. The federal… Read More »

Fixed vs Variable-Rate Mortgage Rates

Fixed-Rate vs Variable-Rate Mortgages: Which Is Right For You?

Canadian interest rates are hovering near historic lows, making borrowing money more attractive than ever. But prospective homebuyers looking to… Read More »

US Fed Rate Hike

Will the US Fed Rate Hike Mean Higher Canadian Mortgage Rates?

It isn’t just rapidly heating real estate prices barring some buyers from the housing market – a trend of rising… Read More »

Home and Life Insurance

Why Home and Life Insurance are Needed When Buying a Home

The longer you’re in a relationship, the more your finances become intertwined. This is especially true if you decide to… Read More »

Digital Mortgage

The Rise of the Digital Mortgage

How Mortgages are Changing Forever in Canada  The shift to completely digital mortgages seems to be taking place rather gradually,… Read More »

Calculate Your Mortgage Qualification

How to Calculate Your Mortgage Affordability

For many first time home buyers, one of the most confusing – and frustrating – parts of the purchasing process… Read More »