09
AUG
2013

Will Calgary Mortgage Interest Rates Rise This Year?

It might be hard to imagine, but in 1982, the five-year mortgage rate was up around 18 per cent. That’s more than five times the rateswe generally see today! Despite that, real estate was still considered to be a good investment, and many people bought and sold their homes during...
10
MAY
2013

Best Rates, Personal Service: 10 Reasons to Use a Calgary Mortgage Broker

Whether you are in the market for your first home or are interested in making changes to your existing mortgage, using a professional mortgage broker is becoming more and more common. Mortgage brokers are small business owners who rely on personal references and referrals for a...
22
MAR
2013

Calgary Mortgages: 15 Common Home Buyer Mistakes

For many people, purchasing a home is the biggest and most important financial transaction they will ever make. It’s crucial to do your due diligence during the home buying process, as mistakes can cost you thousands or even tens of thousands of dollars. Before shopping...