February 11, 2009

Why use a mortgage broker?

A question that I have been asked many times is why should I use a mortgage broker as opposed to going into my bank and requesting the loan on my own. The truth is you could very probably go into your local branch and get a mortgage fairly easily. They already have you as a […]

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February 8, 2009

Do you need to rehabilitate your credit?

What a life, to be young and foolish. How many of you have gone somewhere such as a sporting event and been enticed by the promise of a pen, free hat, or tee shirt, provided that you sign your name on the bottom line of a credit card application. It was a great deal, you […]

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January 28, 2009

You are not fooling the bank, why fool yourself.

Being honest with yourself as to what size mortgage you can afford is job one.

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January 26, 2009

Is a Variable Rate Mortgage the way to go?

Wow, the Bank of Canada has once again lowered its prime rate by .5%, but unlike the last time prime was lowered, most of the mainstream banks have jumped on board and lowered their lending rate as well. Speaking to people on the street you hear a buzz because they expect mortgage rates to plummet […]

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January 20, 2009

Your Pre Approval isn’t Worth the Paper it is Written on

Pre approvals are not all they are cracked up to be. Many people are fooled into thinking that their pre approval is all that they need to buy their new home, when the fact is that once you find a home, you will have to go through the qualification process…

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January 20, 2009

Don’t Ask Your Bank for a Mortgage

If you shop around to save a few cents or dollars on groceries and electronics, why not shop around for the best mortgage rate to save thousands of dollars…

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January 11, 2009

Best Mortgage Rates in Montreal

Welcome to Mortgage Rate Montreal.  My name is Jack Lehrer and I am here to help you find the best possible mortgage rate available for your credit rating.

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