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THE DEBT LIST..... Mortgage debt vs Consumer debt

THE DEBT LIST..... Mortgage debt vs Consumer debt

Clients came in today as their 5 year fixed mortgage was up for renewal, as many others they asked...

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Are Canadians soon to see a 5 year Mortgage Rate lower than 2.99% ?

Are Canadians soon to see a 5 year Mortgage Rate lower than 2.99% ?

In June, 41.8% of Canadian mortgage seekers were leaning towards five year fixed rates, according to RatePulse, a new monthly digest offered by RateSupermarket.ca, Canada's independent rate compariso...

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CMHC addresses their move on the new rule changes

CMHC addresses their move on the new rule changes

On June 21, 2012 the Government of Canada announced new parameters regarding the application of government backed mortgage insurance.

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Mortgage Rules change in effect July 9, 2012

Mortgage Rules change in effect July 9, 2012

This morning, the Federal Finance Minister announced further changes to Canada's mortgage insurance rules.

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I would like to move forward with my pre-approval. What exactly will I need?

I would like to move forward with my pre-approval. What exactly will I need?

You will be required to provide the following list of information to your mortgage professional to finalize the mortgage

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Is someone telling you …."Variable is the best way to go" ?

Is someone telling you …."Variable is the best way to go" ?

The Variable Straitjacket

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