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Category: Mortgage Financing (6 posts)

  • April 1, 2020
  • Melissa Berrigan

What should you consider when refinancing your mortgage in Comox?

Mortgage rates are at a historic low. If you're thinking about refinancing your mortgage, you could possibly save significant amounts of money over the years. Especially in the first years of owning y

  • February 18, 2020
  • Melissa Berrigan

Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early in Courtenay, BC?

It's a dream to be able to pay off your mortgage early, but is there a downside?  While it sounds like a great idea, there are some factors to consider before doing so.  This article will ex

  • January 9, 2020
  • Melissa Berrigan

Should You Refinance Your Mortgage?

There is a multitude of reasons why a homeowner may be considering refinancing their mortgage. However, before any final decisions are made it is always a good idea to consider carefully whether ref

  • July 3, 2019
  • Melissa Berrigan

3 Simple Ways to Repair Your Credit in Courtenay, BC

For many Canadians looking to purchase a home, bad credit scores stand in the way of getting a mortgage. Most lenders prefer your score to be 650 or higher. If they do allow for lower credit scores, i

  • July 21, 2016
  • Melissa Berrigan

Owning a home in the Comox Valley has never been easier

Whether you are a first-time home buyer or thinking of selling your home and upgrading to a better one, the idea of applying for a mortgage is a daunting process. The good news is that there has nev

  • February 15, 2016
  • Melissa Berrigan

Why You Need an Emergency Fund - And How to Get One

Building an emergency fund is something most people know they should do but few actually get around to doing. A recent study found that nearly two-thirds of Americans did not have an emergency fund, a