What’s Stopping You from Owning a Home?

Owning a Home

Owning a home is considered to be a rite of passage for many Canadians. It symbolizes independence. You set the rules, make the decisions, take financial responsibility and invest in your future. Renting doesn’t give you much control over the property. You are under the landlord’s mercy when it comes to following rules written in […]

The Best Time to Buy a New Home

The Best Time to Buy a Home

If you are waiting for the perfect time to buy a new home based on market predictions, you are probably going to miss out. Make sure buying a home is the right step for you at this time. Don’t make the decision based on market conditions alone. If owning a home is cheaper than renting, then […]

Do Your Homework and Get Pre-approved For a Mortgage

Shopping for a home

Shopping for a home without a mortgage pre-approval is like forgetting to do your homework. Good luck explaining to your real estate agent that your dog ate your pre-approval. Applying for a mortgage pre-approval is the first step when planning to buy a home. A mortgage broker will examine your financial situation to make sure […]