Mortgage Payment Deferrals

Mortgage Payment Deferrals *Taken directly from the website of each financial institution ____________________________________________________________________________ First National Apply here: https://mymortgage.firstnational.ca/Account/PaymentDeferral?languagecode=en-ca   Keeping you informed: COVID-19 Updated March 27, 2020 The health and safety of our employees and customers is of the utmost importance. As the situation around COVID-19 continues to evolve, we want to let you know…

COVID-19 Government Assistance Programs

* As indicated on the Government of Canada and Quebec websites as of 28/03/2020    Federal Government ______________________________________________________________ Support for individuals and families ______________________________________________________________ Increasing the Canada Child Benefit An extra $300 per child through the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) for 2019-20. This will mean approximately $550 more for the average family. This benefit will…

BUILD A PLAN TO MOVE INTO YOUR HOME

There’s nothing quite like stepping into your dream home for the very first time. You have achieved your goal of homeownership! However, the journey from home seeker to home buyer can be challenging – unless you have a well-defined plan and guidance from the right professionals. As a mortgage broker, here’s how I will help…

Canadian Family Debt

Rising Rates & Toxic Debt

Rising rates & toxic debt. Just how big is the problem and what can be done about it? This is the million dollar question or should I say the $2 Trillion question. In the tail end of last year, Canadians amassed an astonishing $2 Trillion dollars of debt. Three-quarters of this debt come from mortgages, the…

Self-Employment & Mortgages

Self-employment & mortgages in many cases are like oil and water the two hardly mix as the government has put in place strict rules about who can qualify for a mortgage and who can not. In Canada and in Quebec in particular self-employment is on the rise and as such business owners are finding it…