24 Sep

How to Avoid Being Overwhelmed by Your First-Time Home Buyer Mortgage

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Posted by: Jamie Arthurs

Handling a first-time home buyer mortgage is challenging for most home buyers. The lengthy paperwork, financial terms, and math quickly get to your head and become confusing. Arming yourself with adequate knowledge makes it easier to understand the first-time home buyer process. If you think you’re ready to apply for a first-time home buyer mortgage […]

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7 May

Do You Automatically Qualify for FTHBI When Buying Your First Home?

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Posted by: Jamie Arthurs

    The costs of buying your first home can quickly add up, making it difficult for you to own your own home. Fortunately, federal government programs such as the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive (FTHBI) can make it easier for some to purchase their first home. FTHBI can potentially help you qualify for a first-time home buyer loan by matching your down payment contribution […]

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9 Apr

What To Know About First-Time Home Buyer Loans

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Posted by: Jamie Arthurs

When you decide to purchase your first home, you’ll want to know all your financing options for a first-time home buyer loan. Usually, you’ll approach a bank or a mortgage broker. Here are several things to keep in mind when hunting for your first-time home buyer loan. Call me today to help simplify the process. Types of Mortgages You can either get a fixed […]

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12 Mar

What Documents Will You Need to Get a First-Time Home Buyer Mortgage?

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Posted by: Jamie Arthurs

      Qualifying for your first-time home buyer mortgage is a critical part of the homeownership process. You need to provide several documents to your mortgage broker and lender. Read on for a comprehensive list of the documents you will need to get a first-time home buyer mortgage. Contact us to learn more. Documents for Your Down Payment A […]

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29 Jan

What will the real estate industry look like in 2021

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Posted by: Jamie Arthurs

What will the real estate industry look like in 2021? If there is one word that defines life in 2021, that word is change. How much and for how long is uncertain. And while some changes may be temporary, many may be here to stay. How will all of this change impact the real estate […]

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15 Jan

How to Prepare for Getting a First-Time Home Buyer Loan

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Posted by: Jamie Arthurs

Buying your first home is a substantial financial investment. For this reason, it’s essential to arm yourself with adequate information and a solid plan to help you balance your debt, income, and expenses. Contact us to learn more. Here are a few tips you should know before applying for a first-time home buyer loan. Saving a […]

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18 Dec

How to Set Realistic Expectations of Your First-Time Home Buyer Mortgage

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Posted by: Jamie Arthurs

When buying a home for the first time, seeking the counsel and help of an experienced mortgage broker is critical. A mortgage broker specializing in first-time home buyers can help you negotiate a mortgage, find the right home within your budget, and avoid any unnecessary delays or complications. This process helps set expectations. In this post, we explores some of the expectations a first-time home buyer […]

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20 Nov

When Should You Consider Mortgage Refinancing?

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Posted by: Jamie Arthurs

For most homeowners, mortgages take a considerable chunk of their paychecks. Making sure your budget is up to date is important to ensure monthly cash flow. In simple language, mortgage refinancing is getting a new mortgage to replace an existing one. It has several perks when taken at the opportune time and for the right […]

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