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Home improvement: Which projects boost your property value?

For many homeowners, home improvements aren’t just about creating a more comfortable living space — they’re also key to boosting property value. Here are the home improvement projects that offer the highest return on investment (ROI), and some helpful tips on balancing costs and benefits.   High-ROI Home Improvement Projects   KITCHEN RENOVATIONS Upgrading your […]

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New housing measures expected in upcoming federal budget

As your trusted mortgage broker, I’m always on the lookout for developments that can impact your homeownership journey. This month brings some hopeful news on the housing front that we’re eager to share with you. Federal Budget & Housing Investments The Government of Canada is set to unveil its federal budget on April 16th, and […]

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Navigating the Path to Homeownership: A Guide for First-Time Buyers in Surrey, BC

Introduction: For many, purchasing their first home marks a significant milestone in life. In Surrey, BC, a diverse and thriving community, the dream of homeownership is within reach for first-time buyers. In this guide, we’ll explore the journey of buying your first home in Surrey, offering valuable insights and tips to help you navigate the […]

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Time to spring forward with your mortgage goals!

As the days grow longer, we warmly welcome the arrival of spring – a season of renewal and growth. Just as we set our clocks forward for daylight saving time, it’s a perfect moment to take proactive steps in managing your mortgage goals. Whether you’re considering buying a new home, refinancing, or making strides toward […]

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RRSP contributions, home equity, and mortgage strategies to build wealth.

As we find ourselves in the midst of RRSP season, it’s an opportune time for homeowners like you to evaluate how your property can be a pivotal asset in boosting your financial growth. The deadline for RRSP contributions is fast approaching on March 1, making now the perfect time to consider the strategic benefits of […]

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7 Tips to Get Approved Easily for a Mortgage in Canada

Securing a mortgage is a significant step in the journey towards homeownership, and in Canada, it involves navigating through a set of criteria and considerations. While the process may seem daunting, understanding the key factors that lenders assess can significantly increase your chances of getting approved for a mortgage. In this comprehensive blog post, we […]

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Bank of Canada holds overnight rate steady at 5%
Bank of Canada holds overnight rate steady at 5%

Bank of Canada holds overnight rate steady at 5%   With the recent report of the inflation exceeding 3%, it came as no surprise today that The Bank of Canada did what most economists were forecasting and held the overnight rate steady at 5% in the first policy decision of 2024. This extends the pause […]

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Exploring Mortgage Amortization Extensions

Recent inflation numbers indicate that inflation is slowing, and many economists are saying that the most recent drop in the inflation rate will give the Bank of Canada the slack that it needs to hit pause on any rate hikes for the time being. While this is a positive sign, it is not necessarily translating […]

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Unlocking Home Value: Refinance Options

Home Equity: Refinancing or Second Mortgage Considering the 2023 housing market’s dynamics, with its high interest rates and market unpredictability, let’s discuss the significance of home equity. One of the most valuable assets homeowners have is their home equity. Home equity is the difference between the current market value of your home and the outstanding […]

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The right process that a mortgage broker in Surrey works

The right process that a mortgage broker in Surrey works When it comes to buying a home, securing a mortgage can be a complex and daunting process. This is where a professional Mortgage Broker in Surrey can be your greatest ally, guiding you through the intricate world of home loans and ensuring you get the […]

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