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  • How To Purchase When The Mortgage Rules Keep Changing?

    Whether you are a resident of Canada or even a non-resident (living and working abroad), you are probably wondering how to keep purchasing and/or refinancing when the mortgage rules keep changing like the wind! Since last October, we have seen massive changes – everything from increased rates, [...]

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    Updates For Non-Resident Purchases In Canada

    Recently James, a non-resident from Singapore purchased a property in Toronto.  We completed the deal from start to finish in 10 days, which was highly stressful for both the borrower, realtor and mortgage broker – yours truly. Everyday, I was faced with lender delays, appraisal delays’ and [...]

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    Private Lenders Are Feeling The Squeeze Too!

    Everyday, I open up my inbox and I see countless messages or promotions from Private Lenders – both individual’s and institutional privates, seeking to compete in this ever-changing mortgage landscape. Gone are the days, you could call a private lender and ask them to fund your client’s [...]

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