There are no silly questions. Listed below are a variety of questions to think about when speaking to your mortgage broker: How long have you been working in the mortgage industry? Years of experience is essential when it pertains to taking care of challenging mortgages. What type of education or licensing do you have? You need to confirm that your … Read More
Bank Or Broker?
Who should you consult for your mortgage pre-approval? Handle your mortgage like every other major purchase– that is, be sure you make the effort to compare rates and shop around. Not every Canadian mortgage rate is the same. Bank Rates When you visit a bank, it’s worth bearing in mind that their loan officers are paid to sell you their … Read More
Mortgage Term Vs. Amortization
Do you understand the difference between your mortgage term and your amortization period? A frequent source of confusion for potential homebuyers is the difference between a mortgage term and amortization period. A standard Canadian mortgage rate has a 5-year term with a 25-year amortization period. Mortgage Term The mortgage term is the length of time you commit to a low … Read More
What you will need to know. Are you planning to transfer your mortgage to another property? If you’re trying to sell, chances are you still have a mortgage on the home you currently own. So what happens to your existing mortgage when you want to move on from your current home and purchase a new one? Well, the reality is … Read More
Open or Closed Mortgage?
Open or Closed? Do you know which option is right for you? Closed mortgages provide lower interest rates than open mortgages. Nonetheless, open mortgages include a smaller amount of fees. What is a Closed Mortgage? Closed mortgages cannot be prepaid, renegotiated or refinanced prior to maturation without paying a penalty. The majority of closed mortgages do provide a little flexibility … Read More