Archive for: August 2017

Calgary’s millennials own more real estate than those elsewhere in Canada, Royal Lepage survey suggests

Filed under: Mortgage - 31 Aug 2017

THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX: ‘They don’t want to waste their money renting’

Calgary millennials own more real estate than their generational counterparts, but new mortgage rules could change all that.

That’s the findings of a new survey done by Royal Lepage that shows Calgary’s younger …

Most homeowners don’t compare mortgage rates on renewal

Filed under: Mortgage - 31 Aug 2017

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX:  Best option is to use a mortgage broker whose primary task is to find you the best deal possible.

Using websites to compare travel products has become widespread but the same does not appear to be true …

Is a home equity line of credit right for you?

Filed under: Mortgage - 31 Aug 2017

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX: Buying a new home is an exciting but often stressful experience. The variety of financing options now offered by lenders is overwhelming.

One of the most popular options is a home equity line of credit. With interest …

Homebuyers: Avoid These Common Mortgage Pitfalls

Filed under: Mortgage - 28 Aug 2017

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX: A home is the largest purchase most people will make in their lives.

That should reinforce the importance of planning ahead, doing your research, relying on the advice of experts and not rushing through the process.

With nearly 700,000 homes …

Top 5 costly financial mistakes homeowners make with their mortgage

Filed under: Mortgage - 23 Aug 2017

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX: Please give Garth a call to get expert advice and not be affected by these costly mistakes:

Not consolidating high interest debt into low interest mortgage.
Paying “fees” to get the lower rate
Not looking at …