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Burlington Ontario Market Update

Burlington Market Update – No Signs of Cooling Off

At the James Loewen Group of Burlington mortgage brokers, we take pride on keeping up to date on the latest real estate and mortgage trends. This allows us to find the best mortgage for you, no matter what the situation is.

As we enter the new year the Burlington real estate market remains strong. In December there were 753 sales reported by the REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB). While this …

  • Posted: February 9, 2018
  • Tags: Mortgages
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The Pre-Approval Premium Parody!!

Why The Rate You Hold, May Not Be The Rate You Receive.

Have you ever purchased a Jeep and then all around you it seems EVERYONE is driving a jeep as well? The Baader-Meinhof phenomenon occurs when someone learns the meaning of a new word and then comes across this word everywhere they go. We see this in mortgages a lot: a client gets pre-approved for a mortgage with their pre-approval …

  • Posted: January 26, 2018
  • Tags: Mortgages
  • Comments: 1
Halton Region Homebuyers - Loewen Group

Buying a Home in the Halton Region? It Could Soon Get More Difficult

Whether you live in Burlington, Oakville, Milton or another area within the Halton Region, you are going to want to read about this.

As if it wasn’t difficult enough to purchase a property in the area, buying a home within the region could soon become much more difficult. We already know that you have to spend a pretty dollar to secure the home you want, but new mortgage regulations announced …

Ongoing Mortgage Management: Customer Service

Loewen Group is Century 21’s in-house mortgage team. We often give informative presentations.

Click the link below to read our presentation from Nov, 20th, 2017.

C21 Presentation Nov 20

  • Posted: November 22, 2017
  • Tags: Mortgages
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Stress Test Rules Getting You Stressed Out?

It’s OK, we’re here to help!

When most people think of a “stress test” they think of engaging in strenuous exercise to see how their heart performs under extreme conditions. In the mortgage world, a stress test applies a similar idea to the approval process—testing whether your budget can withstand a more extreme (higher) mortgage rate than current rate. The idea is to …

  • Posted: October 25, 2017
  • Tags: Mortgages
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Burlington Mortgage Broker - New Construction Mortgage Options

What A First-Time Home Buyer in Burlington Needs to Know

The purchase of a home is an exciting time. If you are a first-time home buyer in Burlington, the process is even more thrilling!

Whether you have been saving for years to buy a home, are a recent college or university graduate, or are newlyweds, being a homeowner for the first time can be intimidating. Questions such as “how much do I need to have to buy?”, and “what other costs …

  • Posted: September 12, 2017
  • Tags: General
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Deposit……Down-payment……Same thing right??

When buying a new home, especially as a First Time Home Buyer it’s easy to get terms mixed up or misunderstood. Something as simple as deposit and down-payment might seem like they’re the same thing, but in fact they’re not….
The deposit is the amount of money that you put down to secure the property that you are purchasing. A deposit …

  • Posted: August 3, 2017
  • Tags: Mortgages
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Purchasing a new build condo soon….Here are some things you need to know!!!

Ever get confused with what the difference between Interim Occupancy date and Registration date are? Let’s see if we can help clarify that for you…..

Apples and oranges aren’t the same thing….neither is Interim Occupancy Date and Registration Date. When purchasing a new build condo there are some key elements to keep in mind.

The period between occupancy (i.e. when you move into a new house) and the final closing …

  • Posted: August 2, 2017
  • Tags: Mortgages
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Ontarians Keeping Up With Payments - Mortgage Broker in Burlington

Ontarians Doing Well to Keep Up with Mortgage Payments

Your Trusted Mortgage Broker in Burlington

People in Ontario are doing a great job at keeping up their mortgage payments. In fact, late payments are as low as they have been in the province since the 1990’s.

In an article from Better Dwelling, it shows the latest statistics from the Canadian Bankers Association in which it details that, although home prices are extremely high, homeowners are maintaining pace when it comes …

  • Posted: July 12, 2017
  • Tags: Mortgages
  • Comments: 0
Market Update - Mortgage Burlington

Burlington Market Update – May 2017

Looking For A Mortgage Burlington?
Another month in 2017 has come and gone, and another month has passed where home buyers continue to buy.

Per the REALTORS Association of Hamilton-Burlington, sales in April 2017 jumped by 7.5% compared to April 2016 in the Hamilton-Burlington areas. Last month represented yet another record-breaking month for sales overall. Typically, the types of numbers we saw in April are what real estate markets would see in …

  • Posted: June 15, 2017
  • Tags: Mortgages
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