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Mortgage News and Helpful Tips for Home Buyers

From the Okanagan to the Kootenays image: The Okanagan is considered by most as being the best place to get a mortgage in BC for the cooccurring consensus that it’s also one of the best places to live in the entire country. To be

Rene Carloni’s European Tour! And just like that, the summer season of 2023 has come to a conclusion. It was a big one for the Carloni Mortgage Brokers office, and not just because of the numerous clients that we helped secure dream homes for across

Will Mortgage Rates Ever Go Back Down Again? You’re itching to buy a home in the BC Okanagan Valley. Why wouldn’t you, given that it’s the best place to live in the province and country!? We know, you’re hesitating because the mortgage rates have been

Own a Business, But Not a Home? You’re Missing Out! Congrats on leaving the 9-5 grind behind to run your own business venture. It must feel good to retreat to your very own home at the end of each day to bask in the rewards

Should I Get a Mortgage in the Spring? Spring season is upon us. Although, someone should alert the weatherman because so far he’s been delivering nothing but unseasonably cold temperatures for the beginning of March in the BC Southern Interior. While we can’t do anything

Valentine’s Day Mortgage Our Okanagan BC office believes in celebrating all of the special days of the year. We also believe in love, which is why we’ve got a special delivery for prospective home buyers this Valentine’s Day. Is it flowers? Maybe chocolates? We’ll leave

Penticton Mortgage Rates Update – September 2022 After a quiet August, the Bank of Canada has started ‘back to school’ season with a highly anticipated press release regarding the prime rate. They made the announcement on Wednesday September 7, leaving potential home buyers with plenty to ponder.

Can I Afford a Mortgage When Putting My Kid Through School? You’re a proud parent whose child is about to embark upon a post-secondary education. This could be happening this semester, or in a few short years from now. Whatever the case may be, you

Mortgage for University Students Between Okanagan College campuses (Vernon, Kelowna and Penticton), the UBC Kelowna campus, and number of other post-secondary programs in our neck the BC Southern Interior, the Okanagan Valley is known as a “college town” as much as it is a “resort community”. Not

Mortgage for Business Owners Penticton is the focal point of British Columbia’s South Okanagan-Similkameen, with more than 3,000 local business owners and counting. That number grows exponentially when you factor in surrounding townships and cities. This is indeed an ideal place to set up shop, be it

Can You Buy a Home as a Business? Call 250.493.9111 to Find Out! The Penticton Western News published an interesting public interest story this week. It was about an Okanagan business that purchased a home to help with employee recruitment. The logic was simple. They

Penticton Mortgage Rates Update – July 2022 In our early July Penticton real estate news update we let readers know that the Bank of Canada would make their latest announcement regarding the benchmark interest rate this week. They did so yesterday (July 13) and it