Tag: Home & mortgage newsletter

How much do I need for downpayment in 2016?

January 1, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

New downpayment rules coming February 2016 If you’re buying a Canadian home in 2016, you may need a bigger downpayment. As of February 2016, the rules are changing, depending on the purchase price. If your house price is under $500,000, you’re in luck – the minimum downpayment stays the same at 5%. If your home […]

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Why use a mortgage broker? 10 reasons

December 4, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Latest Home and Mortgage Newsletter The December 2015 issue of our mortgage newsletter covers a question you may be wondering about – what benefit do I get from using a mortgage broker? It covers 10 great ones!  (And for more, check out my thoughts on this, here, and some client testimonials, here!) There’s also a […]

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Financial rock and roll – Feb 2015 Home and Mortgage Newsletter is here!

February 1, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Want a solid financial foundation? We all do, especially when thinking about retirement down the road.  And if there’s a lot of debt holding us back, it can get pretty stressful.  Trying to add an RRSP contribution to the mix, as many experts suggest (check out Rob Carrick’s article on why saving for retirement beats […]

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Opening doors, not building walls – the Dec 2014 Home and Mortgage Newsletter

December 1, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Self-employed?  Come up against “the wall” yet? New mortgage rules are constantly being added in Canada.   We’re expecting changes coming up later in 2015 as well.  Here are some tips to get around the self-employed mortgage wall.  Read more in the December issue of the mortgage newsletter here… Starting smart…  The stats show more […]

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Want a peek at the year ahead? Our top 10 mortgage tips!

January 1, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

Here at Invis, we live and breathe mortgages.  This time of year is always fun because it offers an opportunity to take a look at the year that’s behind us, and make some predictions for what mortgage and financial topics will be hot in the coming year. Our latest issue of the Home and Mortgage […]

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Self-employed and needing a mortgage? We’d better talk…

December 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Lately there’s been a lot of talk about the mortgage rates in Canada, and expectations that they might not be changing much over the next year or so.  What hasn’t been a big part of the conversation is that the government might be looking at different ways of tightening the mortgage market, that are not […]

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Get the best mortgage rate, and more, in our November newsletter

November 5, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

5 tips for financial fitness How do you get the best mortgage rate in Toronto and Mississauga?  Maximize your financial fitness, that’s how!  Check out our latest issue of the Your Home and Mortgage Newsletter for “5 Tips for Financial Fitness”… Enjoy! Learn more about getting the best mortgage rate Check out more insights on mortgage planning in […]

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Managing credit and more – October Home and Mortgage Newsletter

October 2, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

In this issue of Home and Mortgage… Did you know that almost half of home owners sleepwalk through their mortgage renewal?  Why they’re missing out on the opportunity to save thousands of dollars on their mortgage. Mortgage rates on the rise? No need to panic; here are five way sto prepare for higher mortgage rates. Why […]

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