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Credit 101

June 29, 2011 | By

Mortgages and Credit If you are starting to research mortgage financing, chances are you’ve come across the term “credit”. As well, you’ve likely seen the terms “good credit” and “bad credit”.  So what’s the connection between mortgages and credit?  To understand that, we need to look at credit in more detail. What is credit and […]

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10 Tips for Obtaining a Mortgage After Bankruptcy

April 16, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Sometimes bad financial situations happen to good people and bankruptcy is the only way out. But there’s hope – with a little planning, there are strategies for putting your credit back on track and getting approved for a mortgage after bankruptcy. To get a mortgage after bankruptcy:

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10 Tips for Obtaining a Mortgage After Bankruptcy

April 15, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Hope after bankruptcy Sometimes bad financial situations happen to good people and bankruptcy is the only way out. But there’s hope – there are a number of strategies for putting your credit back on track and getting approved for a mortgage, even after bankruptcy.  I’ve worked with many people to do just that. Here are […]

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Why mortgage brokers like monoline lenders (and you should, too!)

February 29, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Monoline mortgage lenders – offering mortgage choice Finding a perfect mortgage is like finding the perfect home. It’s an important decision that requires a lot of shopping around. That’s where we mortgage brokers come in. We’re a one-stop shop, with access to over 50 of Canada’s leading lenders. We don’t just work with the major banks; […]

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What are B lender mortgage rates?

February 15, 2016 | By | 2 Comments

How much do alternative lenders charge? If you’ve considered a B lender, chances are you’re worried about how much exactly you would need to pay.  In my experience, people often get alternative lenders confused with private lenders, which is an entirely different group of mortgage lenders.  In fact, B lender mortgage rates are typically much less than people […]

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Want to avoid homebuying mistakes?

February 8, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Set yourself up for homebuying success Buying a new home soon – say in the next year or two?  It’s a very exciting time!   Even if you’re not a first-time homebuyer, you might have heard that mortgage rules have changed since the last time you bought.  I’m sure you want to avoid the top homebuying […]

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7 tips for mortgage after consumer proposal

February 1, 2016 | By | 5 Comments

Getting a mortgage after a consumer proposal? If you’re like most people, getting a consumer proposal feels like a big relief at first. You want to get this thing done and then move on with your life. But the moving on can become very frustrating because potential new creditors, such as when you want to […]

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Falling deeper into debt?

January 18, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Debt is on the rise…  Yes, again It seems like this is the time of year when we hear a lot about household debt.  In one bankruptcy blog, the author writes that while a lot of focus has been directed at the real estate market, in 2015, consumer credit – i.e. non-mortgage debt – grew […]

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