Category: Canadian Mortgage News

Confused about mortgage rates | Ingrid Bjel McGaughey | toronto mortgage broker

Understanding mortgage rates

This is why mortgage rates are suddenly way more complicated If you’ve been shopping for a mortgage lately, you’ll have ...
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Stress test your own debt - toronto mortgage broker ingrid mcgaughey

Stress test yourself!

Do your own personal stress test There's been a lot of freaking out about the latest rendition of the mortgage ...
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homebuyer of the future

Do you look like the next generation of homebuyers?

First-time homebuyers survey This past June, Mortgage Professionals Canada published their survey results on the next generation of homebuyers - ...
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Rates have gone up - what next?

After the rate hike…what’s next?

On July 12th, for the first time in seven years, the Bank of Canada increased the overnight rate by .25%, ...
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Mortgage approval strategies

Mortgage approval strategies can help make your dream a reality

You can improve mortgage qualifying success Yes, new mortgage rules have made it harder to qualify for a mortgage, whether ...
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Home & Mortgage Newsletter - Feb 2017

Mortgage default insurance going up March 17

We're all looking to save a little money - every little bit helps. If you're planning to buy with less than ...
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mortgage planning for the new year

9 tips for surviving the housing market

Your Mortgage Blueprint for the New Year Canadians are definitely talking about the housing market – what do the new ...
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Mortgage rates going up Canada | Ingrid Bjel McGaughey | Toronto Mortgage Broker |

Mortgage rates going up: the Trump effect

Lenders advise: mortgage rates going up We've just received several notifications of mortgage rates going up, imminently.  Rob Carrick's latest article in ...
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New mortgage rules and conventional mortgages in Canada | Ingrid Bjel McGaughey Toronto mortgage broker

Going, going, gone! [New mortgage rules and conventional mortgages]

Down payment of 20% plus?  New mortgage rules that affect you With all the media hubbub recently, you probably know that ...
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New mortgage stress test and high ratio mortgages | | Ingrid Bjel McGaughey | toronto mortgage broker

Canada’s new mortgage stress test

The mortgage stress test - what you need to know On October 3, 2016, Canada's Finance Minister announced the latest ...
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financial goals

Reaching your financial goals

What’s on your bucket list? Your bucket list includes all the goals you want to achieve, and the life experiences ...
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How much do I need for downpayment in 2016?

How much do I need for downpayment in 2016?

New downpayment rules coming February 2016 If you're buying a Canadian home in 2016, you may need a bigger downpayment ...
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