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What Can You Afford?

In the last video I shared, we discussed the pros and cons of renting vs buying a home. If you have decided to take the step and buy now, or even if you have decided to rent now and buy later, understanding what you can afford is the next step. Planning ahead for a...
MBABC’s CBC Television Commercial [Video]

MBABC’s CBC Television Commercial [Video]

Keep your eyes peeled when you’re watching CBC over the next 6 months. You might catch the new MBABC TV Commercial that is airing. What is the MBABC? The Mortgage Brokers Association of British Columbia (MBABC) represents the province’s mortgage industry and exists to...

Should You Rent or Buy?

Did you know that the average Canadian spends roughly 11 months doing research before buying a property? With this in mind, over the next few months I will be publishing a collection of videos that explain the mortgage basics. If you are new to the mortgage process,...

Are You Prepared for a Forest Fire?

At the last count there were 171 active forest fires in BC. As I have clients all across this beautiful province, I thought it would be good to share some information about being ready in case your home is threatened by fire. Although this video and information...

MBABC’s New Global TV Commercial [Video]

Keep your eyes peeled when you’re watching Shaw Media and Global Television. You might catch the new MBABC TV Commercial that is airing. What is the MBABC? The Mortgage Brokers Association of British Columbia (MBABC) represents the province’s mortgage industry and...

Buying a Home for Immediate Family

Buying a home for immediate family with less than 20% downpayment can be a challenge. However Genworth; a Canadian mortgage default insurance provider, has a program that benefits those families who haven’t been able to save a full down payment on their second...

Recent Insurance Premium Increase Breakdown

Insurance Premium Increase On April 2nd 2015 CMHC announced that effective June 1, 2015, the mortgage loan insurance premiums for homebuyers with less than a 10% down payment will increase by approximately 15%. Canadian financial expert Preet Banerjee recorded a short...