Articles about financing

Not sure how to put together a down payment? Want to buy a second property? How can you leverage your home equity to pay for your children's post-secondary education? Dare to dream. You'll find your answers here.

What is the maximum amount you can borrow when buying a home?

May 23 2019 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques How much can I borrow? That's something you're probably wondering if you're in the market for a new home. The answer to this question is extremely important because it directly affects the type of home or condo that you can get.
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How to get out of debt without declaring bankruptcy

January 28 2019 | by Denis Doucet Are you crumbling under the weight of debt? By organizing and reviewing your spending habits, you can escape debt and avoid personal bankruptcy.
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Should you consult a mortgage broker when the key interest rate goes up?

January 21 2019 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques What type of mortgage rate should you choose when the Bank of Canada (BoC) raises its key interest rate? The answer may not be as simple as you think.
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Understanding mortgage conditions

October 24 2018 | by Denis Doucet The rate. Always the rate. Of course mortgage rates are an important factor to consider when buying a home; however, you also need to consider all the other conditions that govern your mortgage loan. What do you need to consider regarding the contractual terms related to your mortgage? Read this article and find out!
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How to develop healthy financial habits

May 29 2018 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques A few tips to steer through your personal finances with peace of mind.
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Alternative mortgage lenders

November 21 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Although still marginal, alternative mortgage loans are starting to get Canadian buyers talking.
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The new reality of financial institutions

October 19 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques The financial world has grown by leaps and bounds over the past few decades. A few important things to know about new developments in the mortgage world
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Your child’s first bank account

August 24 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Experts agree that you should teach your children the value of money early on. If your child’s piggy bank is overflowing, it may be time to consider opening their first bank account.
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How to finance your home renovations

August 17 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques There comes a time when a little change can do a world of good. If minor aesthetic changes aren’t enough, and you don’t want to go through the hassle of moving, a renovation project may be in order.
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Cosigning for a loan: what you need to know before accepting

April 12 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Helping out loved ones in a time of need is certainly a noble endeavour. However, cosigning a loan is one of those favours that requires a great deal of judgment and vigilance.