07
JAN
2014

Why Pay Off as Much Debt As Possible?

1. Pay Off as Much Debt As Possible Just about everyone carries some amount of debt these days, and it’s nothing to be ashamed of. Lenders expect that clients will have some sort of loan or credit payment due monthly, but most prefer that their clients carry no more than 42 per...
03
JAN
2014

Calgary Mortgage Broker Candice Light: 15 Tips For Selling Your Home

Selling a home can be a stressful experience, but it doesn’t have to be. Smart homeowners who take the time to plan sell more quickly. As an experienced Calgary mortgage broker, Candice Light has tips that can help you sell your home fast! 1. Know your neighbourhood  Research...
31
DEC
2013

Why Should You Learn The “5 Crucial Steps Before Applying for Mortgage Pre-Approval?”

Whether you think you’re ready to get into your first Calgary starter home or if you’re looking to relocate someplace a little calmer like Okotoks, before applying for mortgage pre-approval take these steps into consideration. By carefully implementing home buying plans you can...
24
DEC
2013

How Can I Use the Skills of A Mortgage Broker?

10. How can I use the skills of a 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 and more and more widespread. Mortgage brokers...
20
DEC
2013

Calgary Mortgage Broker Candice Light: Home Ownership & Divorce

Whether you are separated or already in the process of a divorce, you are probably thinking a lot about how to shift into your new life as a single person. Unfortunately, you will also likely need to spend some time disentangling your finances from those of your former partner....
17
DEC
2013

Calgary Mortgages: How Much Does Moving Cost?

9. What can I expect from moving costs? Moving costs are dependent on how much stuff you have, how far you’re moving and whether or not you choose to pack everything yourself. You can greatly reduce expenses involved with moving by employing friends and family to help box up your...
10
DEC
2013

What’s Involved in Calgary Mortgage Closing Costs?

8. What can I expect to pay for closing costs? Some of those in the real estate market are slightly taken aback by the expenses involved in closing your real estate deal. Closing costs vary province by province, but generally they include the following: Property transfer fees...
06
DEC
2013

Understand Your Mortgage Payment With A Calgary Mortgage Broker

For most of us purchasing a home today, a mortgage is a necessity unless you are fortunate enough to be able to buy your house outright. Calgary mortgage broker Candice Light  will work with you to make sure you completely understand your mortgage payment so that your future of...
03
DEC
2013

Limit Your Commute Travel Time by Choosing The Perfect Home Location

7. What is my commute/transit/parking situation? It may seem like a no-brainer, but if you take transit, ensure there is easy access to a route so that you are able to get around easily. Similarly, take the time to drive your commute if you are a car owner. Even if you really...
22
NOV
2013

Guide to Reverse Mortgages: Your Calgary Mortgage Broker

For those in their 30s and 40s, the “golden years” are a dream of a distant, relaxing, care-free future. Unfortunately, the realities of retirement can be a little less than perfect. Even if you have reached your financial goals and your home is paid off, you still may find...