We Care About Affordable Homeownership

We Care About Affordable Homeownership

The path to homeownership can be both extremely exciting and a bit overwhelming all at once. To help guide you through the entire homebuying and mortgage processes, it’s important to be able to rely on the expertise of a professional mortgage broker or agent. As...
Deposit vs Downpayment

Deposit vs Downpayment

As part of the mortgage and real estate processes, there’s a lot of confusion around the differences between the deposit and the downpayment. It’s important to understand what sets them apart so you don’t get confused when it’s time to secure financing on a...
Saving for Your Down Payment

Saving for Your Down Payment

If you’re thinking of buying a home in the next few months or even in the coming years, it’s never too early to start saving for your down payment – a critical step in the homebuying process. There are many ways you can save for your down payment, and the more you can...
Don’t Assume Anything!

Don’t Assume Anything!

A lot of people get into hot water when they assume that because they’ve qualified for a mortgage in the past, they will qualify for a mortgage in the future. This article has one point to make and it’s this: Don’t assume anything when dealing with...
What is Bridge Financing?

What is Bridge Financing?

Let’s say you have a home that you’ve outgrown, it’s time to make a move to something more suited for your family. You have no desire to keep two houses, so you decide that selling your existing home, and moving into something new is the best idea....
Reasons You Might Need an Emergency Fund

Reasons You Might Need an Emergency Fund

You’ve heard the horror stories: basement floods gone wrong, cars that randomly stop running, or a pal suddenly losing their job. Perhaps you’re the type of person who thinks “that will never happen to me!” when hearing one of these stories, but the cold reality is...