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NEW TO CANADA
Immigrating to Canada
You’ve arrived in a new country with hopes and dreams. If you’re an immigrant, one of these dreams is to own a home, and what better way to put down roots.
The first thing you want to do is open a bank account and start building credit as soon as possible with a credit card. Fortunately, there are also programs Equitis Mortgage Group has access to in order to help new Canadians purchase their first home and make it easier for your family to become established in Canada. The new to Canada programs will assist you with getting into home ownership sooner than you think.
Here is a list of documentation required
Valid Work Permit
Valid work permit or verification of landed immigrant status.
You will need to provide proof that you have been working full time in Canada for at least three months. Proof of income through either an employment contract and pay stubs.
Proof of down payment
The total down payment will vary based on the final purchase price. The down payment can come from your own savings or it may be possible for your family to provide you with a gift. CMHC will insure newcomers with permanent resident status with as little as 5% down, while non-permanent residents must have a 10% down payment to purchase a home.
Purchase and Sale Agreement
Purchase and Sale Agreement.
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Purchasing our home was made easier with the help of Okhtay! This was our first home purchase and he was incredibly professional and thorough with every aspect of his work. He explained the steps of the process, he was always quick to respond, and I felt confident he was putting 110% into us as clients. He is excellent to work with and I highly recommend him as your mortgage broker for your next real estate purchase!
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I chose to deal with Okhtay when purchasing my first home after meeting with a few different mortgage brokerages. He was very easy to deal with and did a great job leading me through the process. I didn’t know anything about mortgages, but his professionalism and knowledge made me feel very confident with my investment. I am very happy with the service he provided and have since recommended them to all of my friends and extended family.
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