Fixed vs. Variable Rate Mortgages

Fixed vs. Variable Rate Mortgages

If you are new to the world of mortgages, you probably have a lot of questions – such as whether to choose a fixed-rate mortgage or variable -rate mortgage. Even experienced home owners can sometimes struggle with this, and may wonder if they made the right...
Mortgage Refinancing for Beginners

Mortgage Refinancing for Beginners

If you are coming up to your mortgage renewal date, you may have already received a letter from your lender. Typically, these are sent out when there are 3 months remaining on your term. While nearly 60 percent of borrowers simply sign and send back their renewal, did...
House Hunting – Five Mistakes to Avoid

House Hunting – Five Mistakes to Avoid

Buying a home is one of the largest investments you will ever make! In order to make your home hunting experience the best it can be, there are a few key mistakes to avoid and be aware of before you start your journey:Not Getting Pre-ApprovedOne of the most important...
Vacation and Investment Property 101

Vacation and Investment Property 101

So, you are looking to purchase a second property! Congratulations! This is a great opportunity for you to expand your financial portfolio and ensure stability for the future. However, before you launch into this purchase there are a few things you should know,...