Should You Lock in Your Mortgage?

Should you Lock in your Variable Rate Mortgage today? Many of the top economists in Canada today are expecting the Bank of Canada to increase the prime rate up to 8 times over the course of the next calendar year. We at themortgagespecialist.com find is surprising...

Mortgage Pre-Approval

Mortgage Pre-Approval Are you thinking about buying a property? Wondering where you should start? A Mortgage Pre-Approval is a good place to start. An analogy that I heard that I think does a good job putting it into perspective. Would you go to a restaurant without...

Mortgage Default Insurance

Hi everyone, Aleem here with the Mortgage Specialist.com. In today’s Mortgage Minutes we’re going to go over the difference between the mortgage insurers. Now there are actually three insurers. There’s CMHC which is the term that most people use when referring...