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Not Able to Qualify For a Mortgage in Ottawa?

I get many inquiries each month from those who were declined by their bank and want to see what other options are available.  Most of the time I can find a solution however sometimes, the timing is just not right for the client. In this case, I set up ...

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5 Things to Avoid Before Your Closing Date When Buying a Home

When buying a home and getting approved for a mortgage, it's important to review any major changes with your mortgage broker first to assure that it will not affect your mortgage approval.   5 Things to avoid Before Your Closing Date When Buying a ...

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Ottawa Mortgage Pre Approval

July 29, 2019 | Applying for a Mortgage

There have been many changes to the mortgage rules over the last few years. These changes can affect your mortgage pre approval results. Also, if you have an older mortgage pre approval, some of the changes may affect your current mortgage pre approval ...

Mistakes to Avoid When Shopping For the Best Mortgage Rate in Ottawa

July 26, 2019 | Best Mortgage Rates

Shopping for a mortgage can help assure you not only get the best options for your needs but also the best mortgage rate in Ottawa.   Mistakes to avoid when shopping for the best mortgage rate in Ottawa:   Thinking banks are the best place to ...

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Top 10 First Time Home Buyer Mistakes

July 25, 2019 | First Time Home Buyers

Buying your first home can be a little overwhelming. Sometimes with anything new, mistakes can be made. To help you avoid some common first time home buyer challenges, here are the top ten first time home buyer mistakes to avoid.   First Time Home ...

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New to Canada Mortgage and New Immigrant Mortgage

For those who are new to Canada or recently immigrated to Canada and are thinking of buying a home in Ottawa, here is some information on a new to Canada mortgage and a new immigrant mortgage.   New to Canada Mortgage   To begin, it’s good to ...

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Top three tips to find the best mortgage rate in Ottawa

July 5, 2019 | Best Mortgage Rates

Knowing if you are getting the best mortgage rate in Ottawa is hard.  The challenge is that there are so many banks, lenders and websites to compare.  Plus, mortgage rates are constantly changing.  To help, here are the top three tips for finding the b ...

Why you may want to lock in your mortgage rate in Ottawa

July 2, 2019 | Best Mortgage Rates

Are you renewing, buying a house or if you currently have a variable rate mortgage?  If so, it may be time to lock in a 5 year fixed rate mortgage.  Here is why you may want to lock in your mortgage rate in Ottawa. 5 year fixed rate mortgages in Ottawa ...

Prepayment, Porting and Assumable

Prepayment, Porting and Assumable - 3 Mortgage Terms to Know

There are many terms you will hear during your mortgage process. Some terms will be straight forward and other terms may not be. Here are three important mortgage terms you should know. They are prepayment, porting and assumable.    Prepayment, Porting ...

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CMHC Down Payment Loan

June 19, 2019 | Mortgage News

Saving for a down payment can be challenging.   A new CMHC first time home buyers down payment loan, to assist towards your down payment, is launching soon.  Learn more about the new CMHC down payment loan here.   CMHC Down Payment Loan   The ...

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