Author: Kevin Carlson

23 May 2019

What is a mortgage broker?

Posted by: Kevin Carlson

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional DLC The Mortgage Firm based in Regina, SK

You may have noticed that there are many different terms for those of us who work in the mortgage industry besides “broker”. Mortgage: specialist, expert, advisor, associate, officer, etc. I just want to clear up some potential confusion with all these monikers. There are 2 main categories that these fall in to. Those that work Read More

22 Mar 2019

Federal budget 2019: A closer look.

Posted by: Kevin Carlson

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional DLC The Mortgage Firm based in Regina, SK

I have been fielding quite a few questions about the announcement of the new First-Time Home Buyer Incentive program. To begin with, these programs are not scheduled to begin until September of this year assuming no governmental changes. I have taken the time to break down the math a little further to show the potential Read More

15 Mar 2019

Mortgage Stress Test – Not the Bad Guy

Posted by: Kevin Carlson

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional DLC The Mortgage Firm based in Regina, SK

Ever since the federal government regulator, The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (or OSFI) brought in the Mortgage Stress Test, there has plenty of blame heaped upon it for slowing home sales and new home starts. Even though it has slightly reduced how much of a mortgage I can approve my clients for, Read More

31 Oct 2018

Growing marijuana and selling your home

Posted by: Kevin Carlson

Dominion Lending Centres - Accredited Mortgage Professional DLC The Mortgage Firm based in Regina, SK

There is quite a bit of information being passed around about growing marijuana in your home that could or will  prevent the sale of your property down the road. CMHC is Canada’s federally owned mortgage insurer. As of October 25, 2018, their stance on homes that were former grow operations has not changed and reads as Read More

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