Need an Appraisal? 7 1/2 tips for Success By Kelly Hudson

General Krishna Menon 10 Dec

Need an Appraisal? 7 1/2 tips for Success           Do you need to get a current value of your property? Then you are going to need an appraisal. Banks and other lending institutions want to know the “current” market value of your home before they consider loaning money on the property. […]

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Helping Families one at a time By David Cooke

General Krishna Menon 21 Nov

Every once in a while you get to help people out and make a real difference in their lives. Recently a couple was referred to me who wanted to renew their mortgage. The bank that they had been dealing with for over 20 years had offered them a 5 year fixed rate that was more […]

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4 Ways to make the Mortgage Process Smoother By Geoff Lee

General Krishna Menon 15 Nov

4 WAYS TO MAKE THE MORTGAGE PROCESS SMOOTHER Mortgages are complicated—we get it! But there are steps that you as a homebuyer can take to make the process a much smoother one (plus let you walk away with the sharpest rate!)             1. Use a Broker This should be the […]

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Rent to Own Explained by David Cooke

General Krishna Menon 5 Nov

RENT-TO-OWN EXPLAINED In some markets, it can take a long time to sell a property. An option available to some sellers is the Rent-to-Own sales method. If you have someone interested in purchasing your property but they can’t obtain a mortgage either because they don’t have a down payment saved or their credit score is […]

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September Data Confirm That Housing Is in Full Rebound

General Krishna Menon 21 Oct

September Data Confirm That Housing Is in Full Rebound Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show that national home sales rose for the seventh consecutive month. Activity rose another 0.6% month-over-month in September to 512,000 units (seasonally-adjusted and annualized). This was the highest level in 21 months and 6.6% above the […]

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Residential Market Commentary – The realities of rental

General Krishna Menon 17 Oct

Residential Market Commentary – The realities of rental Oct 14, 2019 Be the expert First National Financial LP With high prices and tougher qualifying requirements home buyers continue to explore the viability of renting out part of their home as a way to boost income or subsidize mortgage costs.  It is not uncommon and it […]

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5 Mistakes First Time Home Buyers Should Avoid By Geoff Lee

General Krishna Menon 10 Oct

5 MISTAKES FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS SHOULD AVOID Buying a home might just be the biggest purchase of your life—it’s important to do your homework before jumping in! We have outlined the 5 mistakes first time homebuyers commonly make, and how you can avoid them and look like a Home Buying Champ. 1. Shopping Outside […]

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