Can I get mortgage insurance if I’m on long-term disability?

Wants to protect her future self Q: I just went on long-term disability but I’m worried. I didn’t get mortgage insurance, can I still get this type of insurance? — D. Evans, Ontario  Steve Garganis, mortgage broker and editor of CanadaMortgageNews.ca: The answer is probably not.  However, to be sure, check with your insurance provider. […]

Going FSBO isn’t exactly free

But how much cheaper is it than the $39K if you go with a realtor? The hot real estate markets in some of Canada’s largest cities are prompting more than a few sellers to stake For-Sale-By-Owner signs on their front lawns. You’ll save thousands, provided you don’t mind doing all the heavy lifting on your […]