Refinances, Renewals, and Tranfers

Here is a good article written by my colleague, Ryan Oake. Refinances, Renewals & Transfers After you have purchased your new home, closed on your new mortgage, and are all moved in, what comes next? Well, when it comes to your mortgage,...

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Porting A Mortgage?

Here is a good article written by my colleague, Ryan Oake. Porting a Mortgage? Porting a mortgage is something similar to transferring a mortgage. Transfers are when you move your current mortgage to a different lender in order to take advantage...

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Rate Holds Explained

Here is a good article written by my colleague, Ryan Oake. Rate Holds Explained Have you ever heard of the term rate hold? If you have ever worked with a mortgage broker, chances are, you have! Rate holds are something that the...

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10 SECRET “To-Do’s” After you file Consumer Proposal or Bankruptcy

Here is a good article written by my colleague, Kiki Berg. 10 SECRET “To-Do’s” After you file Consumer Proposal or Bankruptcy Many people go through challenges in life that affect their finances. Divorce, job loss, health issues top the most common...

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Sherry Cooper Economic Update: Poloz Opens The Door For More Rate Hikes

Here is another excellent economic update from Dominion Lending's Chief Economist, Sherry Cooper.   Poloz Opens The Door For More Rate Hikes As expected, the Bank of Canada hiked its key overnight rate this morning by 25 basis points to 1.5%. What...

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Is Your Line of Credit Killing Your Mortgage Application?

Here is a good article written by my colleague, Len Lane. Is your Line of Credit Killing your Mortgage Application? Some of the last round of changes from the government regarding qualifying for a mortgage were that if you have a...

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5 Ways You Can Kill Your Mortgage Approval

Here is a good article written by my colleague, David Cooke. 5 Ways You Can Kill Your Mortgage Approval So you found your dream home and negotiated a fair price, which was accepted. You supplied all the needed documentation to your...

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The Spring Housing Market Is Off To A Slow Start

Dominion Lending’s Chief Economist, Dr. Sherry Cooper, publishes market updates when warranted. Here is her update from April 18, 2018. The Spring Housing Market Is Off To A Slow Start April is usually the start of a spring housing market ramp-up,...

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It’s Not All About the Rate: Amortization & Renewals

This is a good article written by my colleague, David Cooke. It’s Not All About the Rate: Amortization & Renewals Have you spoken to a mortgage broker lately? When it’s time to renew your mortgage you have the freedom to do...

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5 Things To Know Before Buying A Rural Property

Here is a good article written by my colleague, David Cooke. 5 Things To Know Before Buying a Rural Property After several years as a home owner, my friend was set to buy the home of his dreams. He always wanted...

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