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St. John’s is the 4th least expensive city in Canada…

A Grateful Perspective of Real Estate in Newfoundland and Labrador The Real Estate market in St. John’s and surrounding areas have changed over the last few years years, but it shouldn’t scare you from making the move that you want to make. There is no denying we had a pretty good economic run from 2008-2014…
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When is the right time to refinance my mortgage?

Pulling out some equity from your home to pay off higher interest debts can make sense! 80% is the magic number when looking to refinance. When seeking a refinance,  the government will only allow you to pull out equity up to 80% of the value of the home. As an example: Current mortgage balance: $300,000…
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The dirty little secret of the Canadian Mortgage Industry…EXPOSED!

Ah, the comments section on social media these days, they're hard to read, but even they're harder to ignore when you see the absolutely false/misleading statements being made in them. While "fake news" has been all the rage lately (Thanks to Donald Trump's insane ramblings). Every now and then I see something that is so…
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Licensed Realtors Wanted.

Welcome to NormanLane Real Estate Chances are, if you've clicked our link, you are a Realtor that's currently working from within one of the many Real Estate Warehouses operating in our local market. Being 1 of 50 (or more) agents means you might not be getting the one on one time with owners/brokers that you…
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Buying a home: The $7064 mistake you don’t want to make!

Bad News So, my phone rings on a cold and foggy morning in June, and it's from a somewhat familiar voice. It's a panicked (almost) client that purchased a property in early 2015. Back then I had a detailed mortgage plan laid out for this young professional couple, one that they had reviewed with me…
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