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What Mortgage are people taking going into 2010?

What Mortgage are people taking going into 2010?

Great Question, with fixed rates currently lower then 4.00%… depending on your goals in the next 2-3 years, % year fixed may be the way to go… ?… Here’s a write up with quotes from CAAMPS Jim Murphy.

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Feeling pushed into a fixed rate?

Feeling pushed into a fixed rate?

Canadian banks are trying to convince consumers to lock in their mortgage rates because more than 20 per cent of the home loans they have negotiated have become unprofitable, according to industry sou...

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How long will rates stay low?

How long will rates stay low?

Low rates look safe for a while

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How important is Credit Score when qualifying for a mortgage?

How important is Credit Score when qualifying for a mortgage?

Credit Score also known as Beacon Score is definitely one of the key components when qualifying for a mortgage.

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Hi Michael, Should I lock in if I have a variable rate mortgage?

Hi Michael, Should I lock in if I have a variable rate mortgage?

NO…. But please read why, it is your decision at the end of the day. Well with that question, I am assuming you are in a variable rate mortgage.

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What can I do to maintain a high credit score?

What can I do to maintain a high credit score?

This is a GREAT question, your credit score can also be referred to as your Beacon Score or a Fico Score Your “Credit Score” is not just based on the usual approach of making the payments on time.

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