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When Is It Time to Refinance Your Edmonton Home?

There really is no perfect time to refinance your home. The answer depends entirely on why you want …

Breaking Down Your Down Payment Options

If you feel unclear about what your down payment options are and how mortgage default insurance comes into …

5 Tips for Getting a Mortgage When You Are Self-Employed

Are you self-employed and looking to buy a home? You may believe that it’s more difficult to get …

The Pros and Cons of Getting a Second Mortgage

Did you know you can use your home to secure funds and pay off other debts? Second mortgages …

Should I Get a Joint Mortgage With a Family Member?

In Canada, a joint mortgage is a mortgage between two or more people. More commonly, two partners in …

The Home Buying Process in Edmonton: Start to Finish

Are you ready to buy a home? The idea of buying a home is appealing and exciting. However, …

The Benefits and Risks of a 5% Down Payment

The standard guideline for a down payment on a new home is anywhere from 5%-20% – but that’s …

5 biggest first time home buyer mistakes

In this blog post, we will be going over the 5 biggest mistakes first-time homebuyers make in Canada. …

Mortgage Default Insurance Explained

In June CMHC announced big changes to the way they underwrite mortgage applications which include three significant changes …

Why should you work with an Edmonton Mortgage Broker?

Becoming a homeowner can be an exciting time but the process can take long and arduous. Securing a …