17
SEP
2013

Don’t Threaten Your Calgary Mortgage with a Credit Card Purchase

There can hardly be a more important purchase than a new home. Since will be the place where you spend the most time, everyone wants to find a property they love, that works for them and that they can afford. Thankfully, Calgary and area has lots of options when it comes to real...
16
AUG
2013

How to Lock In to a Mortgage Rate: Calgary and High River Mortgages

With mortgage rates continuing to stay low and plenty of competition in the mortgage market in Calgary and High River, it may seem like you’re pretty much guaranteed a good rate no matter where you go. The truth is not that simple, however. Interest rates fluctuate daily, and the...
31
MAY
2013

Calgary Mortgage Rates: Broker vs. Bank – What’s Better?

It can be hard to tell who’s operating in your best interests these days, especially in Calgary’s tough real estate market. Property values are elevated, but still affordable, and residents continue to buy and sell homes at a higher than usual rate. The RBC Housing Affordability...
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...
15
MAR
2013

Choosing a Mortgage? 11 Questions to Ask

While the Calgary home finance industry has undergone a great deal of change with the rise of alternative lenders and online brokerages, one thing that hasn’t changed is the due diligence you should always perform before committing yourself to any mortgage. Remembe...
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