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Property Transfer Tax

Property Transfer Tax

In British Columbia you must pay Property Transfer Tax when you purchase or acquire an interest in a property. The Property Transfer tax is paid when you register changes to a certificate of title with the Land Title Office. First time buyers may be exempt from paying...
First Time Home Buyers’ Program

First Time Home Buyers’ Program

In British Columbia you pay Property Transfer Tax when you purchase or acquire an interest in a property. The tax must be paid when you register changes to a certificate of title with the Land Title Office. The First Time Home Buyers’ Program was introduced in...
Benjamin Tal Weekly Market Insight

Benjamin Tal Weekly Market Insight

Benjamin Tal is a Senior Economist at CIBC World Markets. In this capacity Benjamin is responsible for analyzing economic developments and their implications for North American fixed income, equity, foreign exchange and commodities markets. He also acts in an advisory...
Mortgage Broker FAQ’s

Mortgage Broker FAQ’s

As a mortgage broker I’m asked questions from my clients on a daily basis. There’s no such thing as a silly question, especially when we’re talking about the largest purchase of your life. Many of these questions come from clients that have never...
Credit Card Myths Dispelled [Infographic]

Credit Card Myths Dispelled [Infographic]

I’ve talked about the importance of understanding your credit and steps you can take to improve your credit many times before. When applying for a mortgage lenders will generally require you to have two active trade credit lines established for a minimum of two...
Homebuying Step by Step

Homebuying Step by Step

It’s an exciting time when you decide to purchase a home but I also understand it can be a very stressful time. It’s my goal as a Mortgage Specialist to make the process simple and worry free. The downloadable PDF Homebuyers Guide I created will educate you...
Google +1

Google +1

You’ll probably start to see the Google +1 button start to pop up in more and more places in the near future. Google has just added a +1 button to Google Search results and now as a button available for website owners. The Google +1 button is a social sharing...