Archive for November, 2011

What is bankruptcy? How to bankruptcy? Imagine keeping your home after bankruptcy? Mark Fidgett, Your Vancouver Mortgage Broker For Life www.notapennydown.com 604-273-2002 P.S. Who’s the next person you know who wants to save thousands off their mortgage? Be sure to give me a call so we can help them!

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Just yesterday a client faxed me their renewal offer from the bank. Being in the business, I wasn’t surprised that the offer was anything but their best. Brokers have known about this dirty bank secret for years, but I couldn’t help but laugh when I read the following comments from RBC head Gord Nixon. “We […]

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CMHC (Canada and Mortgage Housing Corporation) has just launched their new premium calculator. It calcualtes your insurance premium when buying with less that 20% down. Also referred to as “High Ratio Insurance” Go ahead and input your purchase price and down payment Mark Fidgett, Your Vancouver Mortgage Broker For Life www.notapennydown.com 604-273-2002 P.S. Who’s the next […]

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Received a call off of Facebook regarding the refinance of a clients mortgage. As you probably know, your credit score is very important when it comes to mortgage financing. You may be very surprised to know… When it comes to mortgages and refinancing, lenders assess your ability to pay by first looking at your credit […]

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Imagine buying a home or worse yet, removing subjects, then finding out that you’re on the hook for a $100,000 or more. Many homes built between the 1920s and 1960s used oil as a heating fuel, with oil tanks buried close to the foundation of a home. Few homes use oil now, but many home […]

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How much money do I need to retire, a great question that often comes up during the mortgage process. I’m only an expert in mortgage advice, but I do know that the amount of your pension and investments play a HUGE role in answering this question. So how much do you need to save to […]

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