Author: Geoff Lee

2 Aug 2017

Understanding how Bridge Financing Works

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

Sometimes in life, things don’t always go as planned. This could not be truer than in the world of Real Estate. For instance, let’s say that you have just sold your home and purchased a new home. The thought was to use the proceeds of the sale of your house as the down payment for Read More

17 Jul 2017

How to Shop for a Mortgage

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

For many people, a home will be the largest purchase of their life. It stands to reason then, that when you are shopping around for your mortgage you will want to take certain steps to ensure you are getting the sharpest rate and best product. We have a few pointers to make you a savvy Read More

30 May 2017

What is refinancing and how it will change your credit?

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

The need to refinance your mortgage can be for many reasons. Whichever the reason you are refinancing, there are a few things to consider. One of the top questions we are asked as a Mortgage Broker is “will refinancing hurt my credit?” The answer to this question brings cause for a closer look at the Read More

26 May 2017

How mortgage rates work

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

Ever wonder how your mortgage rate is determined? What factors make it jump from percentage to percentage? We are getting down to the nitty gritty today and giving you the facts on what impacts mortgage rates. What affects a Mortgage Rate? There are 10 factors that affect a mortgage rate: 1. Location Depending on which Read More

21 Apr 2017

Determining the Best Mortgage…For YOU!

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

So you have saved, and saved and you are finally ready to start house hunting…but before you do, there are a few things that you should be looking into BEFORE you start buying. Namely, your mortgage options. Did you know that there are various mortgage products? Or that each mortgage product has it own personality? They Read More

6 Apr 2017

How To Properly Calculate Your Mortgage

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

Calling all house hunters! We have a question for you—have you calculated what your mortgage will be? It is all too common for buyers to start house hunting before they truly know what their mortgage payment will work out to each month. This leads to homeowners being in over their heads. We believe in being Read More

7 Mar 2017

4 Critical Questions You Must Ask Your Mortgage Broker

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

We have often talked about understanding the personalities of your mortgage on our blog, but another part of that is working with your Dominion Lending Centres mortgage broker to ensure that you are getting the best product and sharpest rate possible. Asking critical questions will help you to not only understand your mortgage, but to Read More

24 Feb 2017

Overcoming the Challenge of Income Qualifying

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

When it comes time to get your mortgage, or perhaps look at investing in an investment property, income qualifying is one of the first steps you will have to take. This first step though can also be the most challenging. Let’s walk through the steps you should take: 1. What is your Employment? Are you Read More

24 Jan 2017

23 Jan 2017

Construction Mortgage Part 1 – Serviced vs Unserviced Lots

Posted by: Geoff Lee

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional

On several occasions we have had people ask us at Dominion Lending Centres about construction mortgages. Every lender has their own guidelines and rules when it comes to construction mortgages. That’s because there are many details involved in the process of construction, let alone the mortgage that actually funds it! Below is part 1 of Read More

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