All in mortgage-land are waiting and wondering if Canada’s major banks will actually pass along that rate cut.
Jan 22, 2015
mortgages, writes Robert McLister
Dec 22, 2014
-year fixed and any term longer than five years, Robert McLister says
Oct 22, 2014
When mortgage shopping, take a minute to understand your lender’s rate-drop policy before you send in your application
Sep 26, 2014
The big banks may lure a big majority of prospective homeowners, but these smaller lenders can offer surprising discounts on their loans
Jun 25, 2014
Longer amortizations can cost you significantly more in mortgage interest. But consider these four scenarios where “longer” is actually better
May 21, 2014
Pre-approvals have benefits but they don't come with the best rates and they aren't all created equal
Apr 21, 2014
policies have since proven prescient and sound, says Robert McLister
Mar 20, 2014
If you do come across a five-year fixed rate near 3%, don’t rush to lock in just yet
Mar 09, 2014
If you borrow modestly and with discipline, a HELOC can be the best way to bail you out of a retirement cash jam, says our mortgage columnist
Jan 27, 2014
Robert McLister, BBA, is founder and editor of CanadianMortgageTrends.com (CMT). CMT is a three-time Canadian Mortgage Awards recipient and has been named one of Canada’s best personal finance sites by The Globe and Mail.
Apart from his widely-read mortgage commentaries, Robert also runs a professional mortgage planning practice and brokerage business. Prior to that, he was an equities trader for 11 years and a finance graduate from the University of Michigan Business School.