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MORTGAGE MATTERS BY KEVIN LUTZ Ask yourself a few key questions before you decide when and where to buy your next home Is now a good time to buy? That’s what every prospective home buyer wants to know. There is plenty of information in the media these days about the affordability of homes in Vancouver
Transferring or ‘porting’ your mortgage to a new property can save you money
Buying your first home is an important goal for many Canadian families. For newcomers to the country, it can also represent an important step in becoming established in Canada.
A home is one of the biggest and most important investments you’ll ever make. If you have the resources to buy now and take advantage of the current low mortgage rates, you are off to a great start. Opting for the security of a fixed rate can certainly put your mind at ease.
Interest rates are still low and sales are up, so make sure you’re prepared to act quickly if you find the right property
Pulling together the right documents can help your mortgage approval go quickly and smoothly
First-time homebuyers put their money where their house is
Historically low rates boost confidence in the market and offer an invitation to first-time buyers
It makes sense for many homeowners to shed the family home with all its space and upkeep
Sound advice and solutions from a specialist are an essential part of buying a home
More and more young homebuyers are entering the market with financial help from their parents
Using the equity in your home can be a practical and lower-cost way to borrow money
RBC notes an improvement in the city’s home affordability
Finding the right time to stop renting and start owning
Be financially prepared when purchasing your first home