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Saving for a Down Payment

By: Elias Kellendonk

Any down payment that totals less than 20 per cent of the property value will require mortgage default insurance, and be considered a high ratio loan.

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Building the Right Team at Mortgage Time

By: Elias Kellendonk

A mortgage broker will help you ascertain the true amount you can afford to spend on your new home, before you start shopping.

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Don't be Afraid to Talk to a Mortgage Broker

By: Elias Kellendonk

Halloween aside, this October has plenty of reasons to get you spooked, what with a recession, a long and tiring election campaign, and recent world events. Plenty of reasons, but your mortgage need not be one of them. We’re here to help in this frightful time, no matter if you’re buying a home, renewing your …

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The ins and outs of mortgage rates

By: The Super Broker

It seems like not a week goes by that a major news story doesn’t rock the Canadian real estate market regarding mortgage rates.

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Refinance and Consolidate Your Mortgage

By: The Super Broker

Debt consolidation or a Mortgage Refinance can cost effectively remove debt, and can make the financing of your future projects that much easier.

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Longer amortizations…why do they cost more?

By: igill

With new regulations, insured mortgages have a maximum 25 year amortization. Banks often choose to insure low ratio mortgages, and cover the cost themselves. Having insured mortgages allows banks to off load the risk and securitize these mortgages.

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Homebuyers looking to take advantage of low mortgage rates

By: The Super Broker

It seems like not a day can go buy without some industry observer proclaiming that the sky is falling in the Canadian real estate market. However, if data from the Bank of Montreal is to be believed, maybe the end times aren't as certain as some may think. While it's no secret that the housing …

Home prices continue upward trend

By: The Super Broker

It seems that recent good news regarding the Canadian real estate market wasn’t an isolated incident, as new data shows home prices are on the rise.

CMHC consumer survey sheds light on mortgage process

By: The Super Broker

When evaluating the mortgage market, one of the best ways to understand how the industry is faring is to look at the ways consumers are going about the process of finding a mortgage. The manner in which borrowers react to rules and regulations, use various tools to search for mortgage information (including lender websites and …

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