How Can I Pay Off My Mortgage Faster?

How Can I Pay Off My Mortgage Faster?

Question: I have been coasting along with my mortgage payments, and now I want to kick it into high gear. If I am looking to get a new mortgage or renew the one I have, what kind of research should I do to make sure I can pay off my mortgage faster? Shop around – and...
Tempered Rate Hike Forecasts for 2019

Tempered Rate Hike Forecasts for 2019

Floating-rate mortgage holders who had feared the Bank of Canada’s recent full-steam-ahead view towards continued rate hikes can take a breather—at least for now. The central bank adopted a more dovish stance at last month’s rate hold announcement, which...
How To Get a Mortgage After Bankruptcy

How To Get a Mortgage After Bankruptcy

Q: How hard is it to obtain a mortgage after filing for bankruptcy? A: If you’re one of the more than 100,000 Canadians who file for bankruptcy every year, you know how hard it can be to access any sort of loan, let alone qualify for a mortgage. But filing for...