BUYING A HOUSE? WHAT TYPE OF MORTGAGE IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

General Yasmin Zargar Shabestari 9 Nov

What is the mortgage rate? Buying a home and becoming a homeowner is an exciting time in life that requires you to know a bit about the steps to get into your new home and the types of mortgages available. A mortgage agent will provide you with valuable advice and knowledge and, can help you […]

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Canadian Real Estate Markets See Price Growth Slowing

General Yasmin Zargar Shabestari 27 Oct

Eventually, what goes up must come down, which many believe is the case when it comes to ever-swelling housing prices across Canada. For all of 2021, and most of 2020 for that matter, Canadian real estate big and small, from coast-to-coast, have set month-over-month records in terms of residential home sales, sales volume, and average […]

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What Is The Difference Between An A lender and a B Lender?

General Yasmin Zargar Shabestari 13 Jan

An insight into differences of A LENDERs, B LENDERs, and PRIVATE LENDERs People will often ask if a mortgage is with an A or B lender; however, few are aware of what these terms mean. The big banks will often refer to themselves as A lenders (which they are) with all others being B lenders […]

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TOP 5 THINGS MILLENNIALS SHOULD KNOW WHEN BUYING REAL ESTATE

General Yasmin Zargar Shabestari 23 Apr

There are 9 million Millennials in Canada, representing more than 25 percent of the population. Born between 1980 and 1999, the eldest are in the early stages of their careers, forming households and buying their first homes. Buying a home is a daunting process for anyone, but especially so for the first-time homebuyer. This is […]

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MORTGAGES AN ITS TERMINOLOGY

General Yasmin Zargar Shabestari 22 Oct

Mortgage [ˈmôrɡij] NOUN With a residential mortgage, a home buyer pledges his or her house to the bank. The bank has a claim on the house should the home buyer default on paying the mortgage. In the case of a foreclosure, the bank may evict the home’s occupants and sell the house, using the income […]

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4 Ways to Make Your Mortgage Process Smoother

General Yasmin Zargar Shabestari 5 Sep

Tips for an easier and smoother home-buying process Mortgages are complicated—we get it! But there are steps that you as a home-buyer can take to make the process a much smoother one (plus let you walk away with the sharpest rate!) 1. Use a Broker This should be the first step you take when getting […]

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20 TERMS THAT HOMEBUYERS NEED TO KNOW

Mortgage Tips Yasmin Zargar Shabestari 20 Jul

Every profession has its own unique terminology that might be challenging when you hear for the first time. One of the most important financial decisions you will make is buying a home. It’s common for a first-time homebuyer to be overwhelmed when it comes to real estate industry jargon, so this 20 terms by Kelly […]

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