Buying and Selling? How the Financing Works

When you are selling your current home and buying another, mortgage financing can be a bit more complex than when you were a first time home buyer.  Do I Need to Sell First? The first…

Buying When You’re the Boss – Tips for…

Being your own boss has a lot of benefits, but it can bring some challenges too.  Home financing can be one of them if you are not prepared.  Unlike a permanent employee who simply provides…

Do You Use The “B” Word? Budgeting Before…

I love to learn from other professionals and share their knowledge with our clients.  This week’s blog is courtesy of Edmonton area Mortgage Advisor Michelle Lapierre. I know I said "budget", but hold on.  Don't…

Negotiating to Win – 3 Keys to Thinking…

THINK about what’s most important to you! Business guru Stephen Covey says to always “begin with the end in mind” and that applies perfectly to any negotiating situation.  Before you start on any journey you…

Worried you’ll buy the wrong house?

3 surprising questions to make sure you end up happy! What DON’T you want? Sometimes when you’re unsure about what you want, it helps to start out by asking what you don’t want!   For instance,…