Uncategorized

Responsive Websites & SEO

3 Reasons Why Responsive Web Design is the Best Option For Your Mobile SEO Strategy As smartphone and tablet adoption rapidly increases, so does the importance of mobile-friendly websites. If SEO is a core component of your digital marketing strategy, having a mobile–friendly website is becoming essential. Mobile sales have already overtaken desktop sales, and [...]

By | 2017-01-04T00:00:16+00:00 January 7th, 2014|Mortgage, Real Estate, Small Business, Uncategorized|1 Comment

iToolPro & The Mortgage Centre Canada

iToolPro was proud to sponsor the 2013 The Mortgage Centre Conference. Conference held in Riviera Maya, Mexico was an ideal location to chill, relax, network and learn about the awesome things The Mortgage Centre Had in store for the network and the Mortgage Industry

By | 2017-01-04T00:00:16+00:00 June 26th, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment

iToolPro – Leveraging the power of technology

Long gone are the days when brokers could launch a quickly designed, poorly thought-out website or make do with outdated technology. Having a good looking website is not enough, in fact it is just the beginning. A successful website is one that can be easily found on search engines, provide useful information to users, and [...]

By | 2017-01-04T00:00:16+00:00 June 2nd, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment

More homeowners opting for long amortization

Canadians are taking longer to pay off their mortgages but don’t expect it to affect their retirement plans. A new study from the Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals (CAAMP) showed 42 per cent of new mortgages in the last year went for an amortization period of more than 25 years. Five years ago, you [...]

By | 2010-11-15T16:35:17+00:00 November 15th, 2010|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Canadians handling mortgage debt well

Jameson Berkow, Financial Post · Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010 Canadian homeowners are handling their mortgage debt so well they could handle paying more each month, according to a report released Monday by the Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals. Its sixth annual report on residential mortgges found the vast majority of mortgage-holding Canadians (84%) could [...]

By | 2017-01-04T00:00:16+00:00 November 9th, 2010|Uncategorized|22 Comments

7 things to know about buying a resale condo

by Mark Weisleder A condominium is like a small town. It has a board of directors made up of its residents much like a local council, it has rules, restrictions, bylaws and even fines for misbehavior. The condo across the street that looks the same, but it may be a completely different community. That’s why [...]

By | 2017-01-04T00:00:16+00:00 November 8th, 2010|Uncategorized|5 Comments

The reverse mortgage quandary

The reverse mortgage quandary JOHN HEINZL From Monday's Globe and Mail On the surface, reverse mortgages seem like the ideal solution for cash-strapped seniors. You can tap the equity in your home, you don’t have to make any interest or principal payments, and the mortgage only comes due when you die, sell your house or [...]

By | 2017-01-04T00:00:16+00:00 November 2nd, 2010|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Help with choosing the right mortgage

The Financial Consumer Agency of Canada has launched an ad campaign to show consumers where they can get the most pertinent info necessary to pick the right mortgage. The campaign is designed to promote the agency's new website - moneytools.ca. Not only does the website feature a number of tools to help you determine if [...]

By | 2017-01-04T00:00:16+00:00 November 1st, 2010|Uncategorized|5 Comments

Multi-family homes boost construction in Edmonton

| Monday, 25 October 2010 An increase in apartment construction boosted Edmonton’s overall residential housing industry in September. Apartment starts increased to 209 units, up from just 21 for the same month a year ago, and made up the bulk of the 375 multi-family housing starts, reported by the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). [...]

By | 2010-10-26T19:13:04+00:00 October 26th, 2010|Uncategorized|3 Comments

Securing a mortgage more complex for self-employed

Securing a great mortgage deal can take a bit of work and planning, but if you are a salaried employee then you will be taking a well-trodden path. Experts and friends and family alike will all be there to offer advice and tell you about their experiences. However, if you are self-employed, the process can [...]

By | 2017-01-04T00:00:16+00:00 October 22nd, 2010|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Securing a mortgage more complex for self-employed