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Banks vs Mortgage Brokers - Pros and Cons

Some good info below for consideration when looking for mortgage products. When thinking of purchasing a property the key is definitely to get pre-approved. If you would like to discuss further and get my recommendations - don't hesitate to reach out.

When looking for a good mortgage rate, there are two main options: going directly through a bank o...

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What do increased interest rates mean for homeowners and buyers?

This year, we saw our interest rate rise by 3.75% through the Bank of Canada; the highest increase in more than 20 years. As a result, homeowners and buyers alike are now asking the big question: 

"What does this mean for me?"

Historically, increased interest rates certainly impact buying or selling your property. In layman terms, higher interest rate...

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Buying a house? Here’s why you should always get a home inspection or council minutes before purchase



It doesn’t matter if you’re a first time home buyer or seasoned investor, there are a few universal rules that apply when buying a house or investment property. One being a home inspection or overview of your strata’s AGM and council minutes.

Yes - even if you find that shiny interior you’ve been dreaming of or understand it’s a red hot market and w...

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