Happy New Year! Jason Scott, Edmonton Mortgage Broker

Happy New Year!

folder_openMortgages, Purchasing a new home
Happy New Year to you all! I’m really excited about what 2024 will bring for Edmonton’s real estate market. There have been many, many thousands of people moving to Edmonton over the last couple of years. That trend is going to continue, and I think we’re going to see a…
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Time For Your Mortgage Renewal? Jason Scott, Edmonton Mortgage Broker

Time for Your Mortgage Renewal?

folder_openMortgage Renewal, Mortgages
Have an upcoming mortgage renewal? Wondering what’s the best way forward for mortgage renewals? Let me explain what to think about. If you bought your house four or five years ago, you’re probably worried about your mortgage coming up for renewal and seeing higher payments. In many cases, people will…
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What is the Smith Maneuver? Jason Scott, Edmonton Mortgage Broker

Get More Out of Your Mortgage: The Smith Maneuver

Did you know there’s a clever trick to get more out of your mortgage? It’s called the “Smith Maneuver,” and it’s a way to make your mortgage interest tax deductible in some cases. It works this way: Every time you pay your mortgage, a part of that payment, the “principal,”…
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How Car Loans Impact Mortgages. Jason Scott, Edmonton Mortgage Broker

How Car Loans Impact Mortgages

folder_openDebt Reduction, Mortgages
Let me break down how car loans impact mortgages. There are good reasons not to get a car loan, or to keep payments small! I just bought a car—a 2009 Honda Fit complete with hail damage and rust. It’s got the best anti-theft device ever because it’s a five-speed manual,…
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