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  • March 26, 2020
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

How to Deal With Mortgage Payment Difficulties

Sometimes unforeseen financial circumstances can impact your ability to make your regular mortgage payments. Or perhaps your debt demons have been caused by taking on too much other high-interest de

  • March 12, 2020
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

Buy and renovate for the perfect abode with a mortgage for fixer uppers

  Many homebuyers looking at older properties find themselves in a common predicament: they’ve found a property that suits them, but it needs some costly and immediate upgrades.  &

  • February 20, 2020
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

Homeownership - Buying with a friend

  An interesting new homebuying trend emerging among millennials is home purchases that are completed with a friend. It’s a creative solution to the housing market given tough qualifying

  • February 6, 2020
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

The Mortgage Kit: Start with proof of your income

We’ve all heard the scout motto “Be prepared”. It’s great advice if you need a mortgage. Assembling everything your lender needs to verify your income is a critical component

  • January 22, 2020
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

Are Canadians saving enough for retirement?

Many Canadians think of retirement as a time filled with vacations, getaways to the cottage and spending more time on hobbies and interests. However, there are many other factors to consider when th

  • January 8, 2020
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

5 easy ways to be Mortgage Free sooner

  We all know that paying off a mortgage as early as possible makes good financial sense. You’ll save significant interest costs and free up money for RRSPs and other investments, and chan

  • December 26, 2019
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

Homo Reno ROI: Renovations that pay off

Not all reno projects will hit the jackpot, but the right improvements can certainly help boost the value of your home. Even if you are renovating for personal reasons only, it makes good sense

  • December 12, 2019
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

Get off on the right foot in your home buying journey

If you are a first-time homebuyer, professional mortgage advice can get you off on the right foot in your home buying journey. We specialize in the kind of education that can help get new homebuyers

  • November 28, 2019
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

Be sure to take the prepayment penalty into consideration.

It’s impossible to plan on many of the things that will happen in our lives, like a job loss, illness, divorce, a personal matter, or even finding a better mortgage rate. There are many reason

  • November 21, 2019
  • Posted by Shannon Mayhew

Mortgage Brokers Work with Self-employed Canadians Everyday

  While freelancers, contractors, entrepreneurs and small business owners are considered an excellent and reliable customer group, it’s not always easy for someone who is self-employed to

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