MORTGAGE
EDUCATION

BECAUSE WHEN IT COMES TO YOUR MORTGAGE IGNORANCE IS NOT BLISS.

Get all the info you need here.

MORTGAGE
EDUCATION

BECAUSE WHEN IT COMES TO YOUR MORTGAGE IGNORANCE IS NOT BLISS.

Get all the info you need here.

  • FTHBI Webinar Summary
    October 3, 2019
    Understanding the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive (FTHBI) Program Thank you to everyone who joined Mortgage...
  • Improving your Life with a Secondary Home - our Webinar Takes you Through it All
    August 30, 2019
    Improving your Life with a Secondary Home - our Webinar Takes you Through it...
  • Taking the Step Towards an Investment Property
    August 15, 2019
    Taking the Step Towards an Investment Property. Our topic for July’s webinar was ‘Investment Properties’....
  • Some Rules for Foreign Purchasers in Canada
    July 11, 2019
    Some Rules for Foreign Purchasers in Canada Now that we’ve covered the content for those...
  • Land on your feet with the New-to-Canada mortgage program
    July 11, 2019
    Land on your feet with the New-to-Canada mortgage program We held a New-to-Canada mortgage webinar,...
  • Part 3/3 - Your Mortgage Renewal: Is it a switch or a refinance?
    April 30, 2018
    Your Mortgage Renewal Is it a switch or a refinance?YES, I WANT TO RENEW...
  • Part 2/3 - Planning your mortgage renewal
    April 26, 2018
    Planning your mortgage renewal - Part 2 of 3 Most people only consider what it takes...
  • Part 1/3 - What happens at mortgage renewal time?
    April 25, 2018
    What happens at mortgage renewal time? Unlike the United States, Canadian mortgages have a Term...
  • Debt Snowball Plan File
    February 14, 2018
    Now That You've Read All The Articles In The Series, Please Watch The Instructional...
  • Part 4/4 - The Debt Snowball Method
    February 13, 2018
    This plan is not new, but it works. It is designed to keep us...
  • Part 3/4 - How to stay out of debt and remain debt free
    February 13, 2018
    Dieticians estimate that 95% of people who lose weight during a diet will put...
  • Part 2/4 - How to pay off debt and become debt free
    February 13, 2018
    Now that we have a better understanding why we create debt, let's look out...
  • Part 1/4 - Why we make debt
    February 13, 2018
    We create debt when our expenses exceed our income. That sounds so obvious. If...
  • CMHC Confirms, Credit Scores are Improving!
    November 14, 2017
    CMHC Confirms, Credit Scores are Improving! Recently published data from the CMHC (Canada Mortgage and...
  • Co-owning a property
    November 13, 2017
    Co-owning a property Sky-high real estate prices in big cities, combined with the new mortgage...
  • Important Announcement: Mortgage Rule Changes
    October 2, 2017
    Important Announcement: Mortgage Rule Changes New Mortgage Rules (Q3 2017) In early October 2016 the federal...
  • Mortgage Renewals Explained
    June 6, 2017
    Mortgage Renewals Explained Mortgage Renewals - What happens at renewal time? Mortgages in Canada have set...
  • Mortgage Supporting Documents – What to expect
    May 26, 2017
    Mortgage Supporting Documents – What to expect Buying and owning a house is fun and...
  • Mortgage Broker Tips - How to plan for the best Mortgage
    May 17, 2017
    Mortgage Broker Tips - How to plan for the best Mortgage Buying a home and...
  • What Down Payment is Right for You
    November 17, 2016
    What Down Payment is Right for You I remember buying my first house. My goal...
  • The Ten Absolute Must-have Privileges for Your Mortgage
    October 24, 2016
    The Ten Absolute Must-have Privileges for Your Mortgage Most of us are pretty good at...
  • New-to-Canada Mortgages
    October 17, 2016
    New-to-Canada Mortgages From the day I arrived at Lester Pearson International Airport, I loved Canada....
  • The Death of the Equity Mortgage
    October 7, 2016
    The Death of the Equity Mortgage Rewind 5 years. Canadians could get a mortgage for...
  • Canadian Mortgage Lenders
    September 23, 2016
    Canadian Mortgage Lenders As Canadians we are very blessed to have one of the strongest...
  • Secondary Homes: You Can Buy a Cottage with a 5% Down Payment
    September 20, 2016
    Secondary Homes: You Can Buy a Cottage with a 5% Down Payment If you have...
  • How to Build and Maintain Good Credit
    September 20, 2016
    How to Build and Maintain Good Credit Your credit is more important than your income...
  • Mortgages for Self-employed People
    September 16, 2016
    Mortgages for Self-employed People Self-employed people are the special kind who want to serve others...
  • Down Payment Amounts and Sources
    September 1, 2016
    Down Payment Amounts and Sources When purchasing a property and the borrower needs a mortgage,...
  • The 10 Reasons Why People Break Mortgages
    July 27, 2016
    The 10 Reasons Why People Break Mortgages Statistics show that 83% of people break their...
  • Is it Worth Breaking Your Mortgage?
    July 27, 2016
    Is it Worth Breaking Your Mortgage? Interest rates are at an all-time low and many...
  • Bridge Loans
    May 13, 2016
    Bridge Loans So, you have bought your beautiful new home and sold your existing home...
  • Types of Mortgages – The Confusion Removed
    March 29, 2016
    Types of Mortgages – The Confusion Removed Most people think that a fixed mortgage is...
  • Meet Jim and Margie. They Wanted to Be Mortgage Free.
    February 11, 2016
    Meet Jim and Margie. They Wanted to Be Mortgage Free. Meet Jim and Margie.  They...
  • Rental Properties – Is it for everyone?
    February 8, 2016
    Rental Properties – Is it for everyone? A rental property can be a great enhancement...
  • Who Wants to Be House Poor?
    April 11, 2015
    Who Wants to Be House Poor? You can avoid being house poor by following these...
  • The Mortgage You Don't Want
    August 6, 2014
    The Mortgage You Don't Want Average house prices in Oakville are significant. Thus a mortgage...
  • Gifted Down Payments
    August 26, 2013
    The Gifted Down Payments Understanding gifted down payments and how they could affect your mortgage. There...
  • Interest Rates
    November 19, 2012
    Interest Rates Eighty percent of Canadians use interest rates as the sole criteria to find...
  • The Truth About Pre-Approvals
    October 18, 2012
    The Truth About mortgage Pre-Approvals Pre-approvals are probably the most misunderstood area in mortgages today. This...
  • Make the Right Mortgage Choice
    October 6, 2012
    Make the Right Mortgage Choice Statistics tell us that more than 80% of Canadians will...
  • FTHBI Webinar Summary
    October 3, 2019
    Understanding the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive (FTHBI) Program Thank you to everyone who joined Mortgage...
  • Improving your Life with a Secondary Home - our Webinar Takes you Through it All
    August 30, 2019
    Improving your Life with a Secondary Home - our Webinar Takes you Through it...
  • Taking the Step Towards an Investment Property
    August 15, 2019
    Taking the Step Towards an Investment Property. Our topic for July’s webinar was ‘Investment Properties’....
  • Some Rules for Foreign Purchasers in Canada
    July 11, 2019
    Some Rules for Foreign Purchasers in Canada Now that we’ve covered the content for those...
  • Land on your feet with the New-to-Canada mortgage program
    July 11, 2019
    Land on your feet with the New-to-Canada mortgage program We held a New-to-Canada mortgage webinar,...
  • Part 3/3 - Your Mortgage Renewal: Is it a switch or a refinance?
    April 30, 2018
    Your Mortgage Renewal Is it a switch or a refinance?YES, I WANT TO RENEW...
  • Part 2/3 - Planning your mortgage renewal
    April 26, 2018
    Planning your mortgage renewal - Part 2 of 3 Most people only consider what it takes...
  • Part 1/3 - What happens at mortgage renewal time?
    April 25, 2018
    What happens at mortgage renewal time? Unlike the United States, Canadian mortgages have a Term...
  • Debt Snowball Plan File
    February 14, 2018
    Now That You've Read All The Articles In The Series, Please Watch The Instructional...
  • Part 4/4 - The Debt Snowball Method
    February 13, 2018
    This plan is not new, but it works. It is designed to keep us...
  • Part 3/4 - How to stay out of debt and remain debt free
    February 13, 2018
    Dieticians estimate that 95% of people who lose weight during a diet will put...
  • Part 2/4 - How to pay off debt and become debt free
    February 13, 2018
    Now that we have a better understanding why we create debt, let's look out...
  • Part 1/4 - Why we make debt
    February 13, 2018
    We create debt when our expenses exceed our income. That sounds so obvious. If...
  • CMHC Confirms, Credit Scores are Improving!
    November 14, 2017
    CMHC Confirms, Credit Scores are Improving! Recently published data from the CMHC (Canada Mortgage and...
  • Co-owning a property
    November 13, 2017
    Co-owning a property Sky-high real estate prices in big cities, combined with the new mortgage...
  • Important Announcement: Mortgage Rule Changes
    October 2, 2017
    Important Announcement: Mortgage Rule Changes New Mortgage Rules (Q3 2017) In early October 2016 the federal...
  • Mortgage Renewals Explained
    June 6, 2017
    Mortgage Renewals Explained Mortgage Renewals - What happens at renewal time? Mortgages in Canada have set...
  • Mortgage Supporting Documents – What to expect
    May 26, 2017
    Mortgage Supporting Documents – What to expect Buying and owning a house is fun and...
  • Mortgage Broker Tips - How to plan for the best Mortgage
    May 17, 2017
    Mortgage Broker Tips - How to plan for the best Mortgage Buying a home and...
  • What Down Payment is Right for You
    November 17, 2016
    What Down Payment is Right for You I remember buying my first house. My goal...
  • Ed Shin, Toronto
    October 27, 2016
    Being a first time home buyer, there was a lot of stress and uneasiness...
  • The Ten Absolute Must-have Privileges for Your Mortgage
    October 24, 2016
    The Ten Absolute Must-have Privileges for Your Mortgage Most of us are pretty good at...
  • New-to-Canada Mortgages
    October 17, 2016
    New-to-Canada Mortgages From the day I arrived at Lester Pearson International Airport, I loved Canada....
  • The Death of the Equity Mortgage
    October 7, 2016
    The Death of the Equity Mortgage Rewind 5 years. Canadians could get a mortgage for...
  • Canadian Mortgage Lenders
    September 23, 2016
    Canadian Mortgage Lenders As Canadians we are very blessed to have one of the strongest...
  • Secondary Homes: You Can Buy a Cottage with a 5% Down Payment
    September 20, 2016
    Secondary Homes: You Can Buy a Cottage with a 5% Down Payment If you have...
  • How to Build and Maintain Good Credit
    September 20, 2016
    How to Build and Maintain Good Credit Your credit is more important than your income...
  • Mortgages for Self-employed People
    September 16, 2016
    Mortgages for Self-employed People Self-employed people are the special kind who want to serve others...
  • Down Payment Amounts and Sources
    September 1, 2016
    Down Payment Amounts and Sources When purchasing a property and the borrower needs a mortgage,...
  • The 10 Reasons Why People Break Mortgages
    July 27, 2016
    The 10 Reasons Why People Break Mortgages Statistics show that 83% of people break their...
  • Is it Worth Breaking Your Mortgage?
    July 27, 2016
    Is it Worth Breaking Your Mortgage? Interest rates are at an all-time low and many...
  • Bridge Loans
    May 13, 2016
    Bridge Loans So, you have bought your beautiful new home and sold your existing home...
  • Types of Mortgages – The Confusion Removed
    March 29, 2016
    Types of Mortgages – The Confusion Removed Most people think that a fixed mortgage is...
  • Meet Jim and Margie. They Wanted to Be Mortgage Free.
    February 11, 2016
    Meet Jim and Margie. They Wanted to Be Mortgage Free. Meet Jim and Margie.  They...
  • Rental Properties – Is it for everyone?
    February 8, 2016
    Rental Properties – Is it for everyone? A rental property can be a great enhancement...
  • Who Wants to Be House Poor?
    April 11, 2015
    Who Wants to Be House Poor? You can avoid being house poor by following these...
  • The Mortgage You Don't Want
    August 6, 2014
    The Mortgage You Don't Want Average house prices in Oakville are significant. Thus a mortgage...
  • Gifted Down Payments
    August 26, 2013
    The Gifted Down Payments Understanding gifted down payments and how they could affect your mortgage. There...
  • Interest Rates
    November 19, 2012
    Interest Rates Eighty percent of Canadians use interest rates as the sole criteria to find...
  • The Truth About Pre-Approvals
    October 18, 2012
    The Truth About mortgage Pre-Approvals Pre-approvals are probably the most misunderstood area in mortgages today. This...
  • Make the Right Mortgage Choice
    October 6, 2012
    Make the Right Mortgage Choice Statistics tell us that more than 80% of Canadians will...

Mortgage Education is the key to knowing you are getting the right mortgage.

The mortgage business is fun, fast moving and ultimately a people business. People trust us because we care about them and we are excellent at what we do.

Jacques du Preez