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We have but one purpose: to help you gain a better understanding of the real estate buying process, and be the best property owner you can be. Whether you’re buying your very first property, or you already have experience, we’re here for you. We’ll give you the facts, and offer solutions according to your needs: we have no hidden agenda. Our only purpose is to serve your interests!

  1. How to make a budget

    Comment faire un budget - Article de blogue | Multi-Prêts Hypothèque

    When it comes to practising sound financial management, making a budget is essential. It can also help you pay off your debts faster and save for projects you care about.

  2. A step-by-step guide for first-time home buyers

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages, in collaboration with National Bank What you’ll learn Day 1 – Make your budget Day 2 – Calculate your borrowing capacity Day 3 – Calculate additional expenses Day 4 – Get your mortgage pre-qualified Day 5 – Find your dream home Day 35 – Make a promise to purchase Day 45 – Get a mortgage Day 50 – Make two appointments with your notary Day 60 – Move in and […]

  3. Programs available to first-time buyers

    Les programmes accessibles pour les premiers acheteurs - Blogue | Multi-Prêts Hypothèque

    Do you dream of becoming a homeowner? For some, this dream feels unattainable in the current context.
    Here’s an overview of the different programs and grants available.

  4. How to effectively prepare your home before winter hits

    by Nathalie Champoux What you’ll learn What you can do in and around your house to prepare before winter arrives? Here’s your maintenance checklist this fall to ensure your homestead is ready for winter Have you checked your roof? Winter is coming! To ensure your home withstands winter’s bite, make sure you’ve gone through your checklist […]

  5. Cohabitation agreements for unmarried people

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn Common-law union The purpose of a cohabitation agreement The shape of the document Common-law union Two unmarried people become common-law spouses when they share the same roof for over a year, or from the moment they have a child together. Regardless of the length and stability of their relationship, […]

  6. Understanding cash-back mortgages

    Prêt hypothécaire remise en argent

    In this article What is a cash-back mortgage? Advantages Disadvantages What happens if I cancel? Buying a property comes with its share of expenses. Once you’ve saved up for a down payment, you’ll have to set aside enough money for the land transfer tax, notary costs, inspection fees, and moving expenses. A cash-back mortgage can […]

  7. The best rate for your mortgage

    Couple et conseiller

    In this article What is the best rate? Several factors can affect your mortgage rate. Renewing or refinancing your mortgage can be a good opportunity to get a better rate. If you’re thinking of buying a home in the near future, you’re probably shopping around for a mortgage in hopes of getting the lowest interest […]

  8. The benefits of being guided by a mortgage broker when buying your first home.

    In this article The role of a mortgage broker in the home-buying process The benefits of using a Multi-Prêts mortgage broker Get the best mortgage and know all the facts Choosing a broker Starting to feel cramped in your apartment? Maybe you need an extra room, you’re sick of storing your bikes in the living […]

  9. The tax-free FHSA, a new tool to help first-time buyers save for a down payment

    In this article How does the FHSA work? FHSA vs. HBP FHSA withdrawals A new practical tool Prospective buyers will soon be able to rely on a new tool to help them save for a down payment. Although we do not yet know all of the rules surrounding the 2022 Federal budget’s flagship measure, here’s […]

  10. How to properly care for your lawn

    A beautiful lawn requires lots of care, time, and maintenance. Here are a few guidelines to help ensure your grass is greener than your neighbour’s. In this article Mowing your lawn properly Watering your lawn Aerating the soil The benefits of fertilizing Mowing your lawn properly Regular mowing promotes a healthy lawn that tolerates hot […]

How to properly care for your lawn

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