Your home is your most valuable asset. It is probably the single largest investment you will make in your lifetime. Your home is more than a place to rest your head and raise a family. Your home contains equity. It is a treasured resource and in some cases, can even be used as an ATM (aka cash back mortgages and HELOCs – don’t worry we’ll get there).
Everyone who is looking to purchase a home will need a mortgage. But, what is a mortgage exactly and why do you need it? Besides being the term to describe a loan secured by real estate, a mortgage allows you to access funding to procure your dream home.
Many Canadians don’t even think about mortgage penalties, as they feel confident that they won’t have to break their mortgage in the... Read More
If you want to buy a home, but are unable to put down a minimum down payment of 20% then you will need mortgage loan insurance. Read More
If you are thinking of buying your first home then you are likely not thinking of mortgage penalties. Read More
When you sign on the dotted line of a mortgage agreement, you do so with the hope that this transaction will ultimately be very beneficial... Read More