Category: Investment Property

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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7 reasons why you should let renters help pay your mortgage - ingrid bjel mcgaughey - Toronto mortgage broker

Buying your first home? Let renters help pay your mortgage [7 reasons why]

Seven reasons to let renters help pay your mortgage Are you buying your first home in Toronto or the GTA?  Consider ...
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private mortgages in Toronto and Mississauga | Ingrid Bjel McGaughey at

Get the scoop on private mortgage investing

Want to invest in private mortgages? Here’s how... If you’ve ever wondered how you could invest in real estate without ...
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no condo bubble in toronto real estate market |

Is there a condo bubble in the Toronto real estate market? CMHC doesn’t think so…

The Toronto condo market has received its share of negative press this year, with many reports suggesting it is a bubble about ...
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Real estate investors mortgage info and landlord info |

Real estate investors – why you need to know your rights and responsibilities as a landlord

My real estate investors group recently hosted the very knowledgeable Katherine Paliwoda to give us her inside perspective on landlord ...
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What every landlord should know about real estate rentals |

Real estate investor event – Nov 12th in Mississauga

Key things every Ontario landlord should know Are you keen to find out more about owning and managing rental properties ...
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Real Estate Investing in Ontario |

Rent-to-own real estate investing in Ontario

My Mississauga real estate investment group Recently in my real estate investment group we enjoyed a presentation by Andrew C. MacDonald.  Andrew ...
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Why a mortgage broker is your best option |

Why a mortgage broker is your best option

First time getting a mortgage? Fifth? "Whether it’s your first time or your fifth time, shopping for a mortgage can ...
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Commercial real estate investing in Canada |

Canadian commercial real estate: how to buy it

Want to stretch your real estate investment thinking? Consider Canadian commercial real estate investing. I hosted a seminar recently for ...
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9 good reasons to use a HELOC

What is a HELOC and what can you do with it? In my years in banking I have seen mortgage ...
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Fix and Flip Book Review |

Are You Cut Out to be a House Flipper?

OK.  Truth: financially speaking, I lean to the conservative.  Years of working in the financial industry, advising clients in both ...
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Five Resolutions for First-Time Home Buyers and Investors |

Five New Year’s Resolutions for First-time Home Buyers and Real Estate Investors

Welcome to 2013, Home Buyers and Investors! This may seem really geeky, but I really get a kick out of ...
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