Five Hottest Mortgage Stories of 2014

December 23, 2014's mortgage advisers cover everything you could ever need to know about financing your home. Here are our five most-read mortgage stories this year

Infographic: Mortgage Moments of the Year

December 19, 2014

If you got – or renewed – a mortgage in 2014, or if you’ve been reading’s Mortgages section, you’ll know it’s been a fascinating year for home financing

Getting a US Mortgage as a Canadian

December 2, 2014

If you're considering buying a property in the US, how do you get financing and what are the differences in mortgages between the two countries? Andrew Seale of ...

Are Reverse Mortgages Ever a Good Idea?

November 18, 2014

Home equity is a tempting source of capital or income for older investors – but what are the hidden catches? Gordon Powers of offers advice

The Big Catch in the Five-Year Fixed Mortgage

November 7, 2014

Is a five-year fixed mortgage really right for you, or is advertising telling you so? Many five-year products have a major flaw for most people, warns mortgage broker Dustan ...

Mortgage FAQs

October 16, 2014

The most-asked questions about getting a mortgage and buying a house, answered by mortgage and leasing experts Jorge & Alisa Aragon.

What’s a Cash Back Mortgage?

October 7, 2014

Mortgages that give you a lump sum at closing can help with home buying expenses – but at what cost? Atrina Kouroshnia of Lava Rates explains

How Much Does Mortgage Rate Really Matter?

September 30, 2014

A great discounted rate on your mortgage is worth nothing if it's going to cost you thousands in penalties down the line. Mortgage experts Jorge and Alisa Aragon explain what...

Variable Mortgage Suddenly Looks Good

October 29, 2013

Looks like interest rates are going to stay low for quite a while, so why not go with a variable mortgage? Here are the pros and cons, from RateSupermarket.

Proof It Pays to Compare Mortgage Rates

October 25, 2013

Over two-thirds of us get our mortgage where we do our banking... and that could cost up to $1,600. Find out what else we do wrong when we get a mortgage.

Mortgage Rate Blip

June 12, 2013

Bond yields are going up and applying pressure to mortgage rates. No big movements yet, but if you're shopping for a mortgage, be aware.

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