20 May 2020

Holy ….. smokes.   Let me explain before I react.   CMHC is the government body that insures mortgages. To put it in the simplest of terms, when CMHC insures a mortgage, it means the bank essentially does not have any risk...

05 May 2020

First off – hope you’re all doing well. I know #COVID19 is not the best time for everyone out there. As the data keeps coming, things seem to get better, so let’s keep being smart and responsible! In the meantime…...

02 Apr 2020

Ok. I get it. I know that most of you are going to be very angry at this post because it may seem like I am actually encouraging people to get out there and buy properties. I’m not. As a...

18 Mar 2020

As I wrote in my previous post, there is relief coming to help you with your mortgage, should you need it. I think a lot of people will jump at the chance. As a result, a lot of our lenders...

18 Mar 2020

Welcome to the new normal. First, I want to acknowledge the strong leadership that we are seeing across all party lines. I want to say thanks to the thousands of Canadians who are working their butts off keeping us healthy...

04 Mar 2020

Ahhh-chooo!! Not since 2008 have we seen a unilateral world-wide response to a global issue affecting our economy. Yesterday the Federal Reserve lowered rates by 1/2 in the US. Today, the Bank of Canada did what many thought there would be...

27 Feb 2020

Four Ways To Buy A House Without Money Today I’m going to talk about how to buy a house without any money. I know it sounds like a little bit of a trick, a gimmick, a “click-baitey” type of headline....

20 Feb 2020

2020 has started off on a bangin’ note. If you were looking at property late 2019 and didn’t pull the trigger, you’re probably finding yourself in a new galaxy of prices. One of the smartest people I follow on Twitter...

14 Jan 2020

It’s my first post of 2020 and already – just two weeks into the year – I’m angry, mad, and annoyed. Not a good way to start but when I read something that is fundamentally flawed based on one very important...

08 Nov 2019

Working in mortgages can literally be like walking on a minefield sometimes. There are so many different policies, procedures and surprises that can come at you, from any direction, you almost have to be like the guy from The Matrix,...