April Finalists: Royal LePage 1 Year Mortgage-Free Contest

We are pleased to unveil the April finalists for the Royal LePage 1 Year Mortgage-Free Contest, who become eligible for a chance to win one of the two prizes: up to $12,000 in mortgage payments for a new property! Best of luck!  Desjardins finalists: Ms. Christiane and Mr. Michel Carrier, Quebec City Royal LePage broker: Richard Fortin, Royal LePage Inter-Québec Desjardins reprensentative: Suzie Richer…

Your first mortgage: have you thought of everything?

Yann Fortier for Desjardins  Are you about to make one of the biggest transactions of your life? Congratulations! Your next step? Get a mortgage. Here are some things you’ll need to do before thinking about decor. Whether you’re buying a home, condo or cottage, Desjardins advisor Patrick Champagne has some exercises for you to make…

March Finalists: Royal LePage 1 Year Mortgage-Free Contest

We are pleased to unveil the March finalists for the Royal LePage 1 Year Mortgage-Free Contest, who become eligible for a chance to win one of the two prizes: up to $12,000 in mortgage payments for a new property! Best of luck!  National Bank finalists: Ms. Élise Richard-Bédard and Mr. Mirco Robert,  Sherbrooke Royal LePage broker: Jean-François Lemieux and Patricia Boudreau, Royal LePage Évolution…

Buying your first home thanks to mortgage insurance

Did you know that mortgage insurance can allow you to purchase your first home with a down payment of only 5%? It’s enough to have you dreaming of housewarming parties! With the rising cost of home ownership showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon, you might easily imagine that access to property ownership is…

February Finalists: Royal LePage 1 Year Mortgage-Free Contest

We are pleased to unveil the February finalists for the Royal LePage 1 Year Mortgage-Free Contest, who become eligible for a chance to win one of the two prizes: up to $12,000 in mortgage payments for a new property! Best of luck!  Desjardins finalist: Mr. Dominique Tremblay, Mascouche Royal LePage broker: Daniel Benoît, Royal LePage Habitations Desjardins reprensentative: Maryline Bouthillier National Bank finalists: Mrs.…

3 tips for creating more space–no renovations required

Adèle Manseau | Desjardins Group At some point, we all find ourselves with a shortage of storage space, even when our homes aren’t crammed with furniture and decor. Before taking on huge renovations, why not first recreate your living space?  Create illusion There’s nothing like a strategically placed mirror to make a room look bigger.…

Royal LePage Harmonie joins Royal LePage Habitations

We are pleased to announce the merger of Royal LePage Harmonie, located in the Lanaudière region in Quebec, with Royal LePage Habitations, effective as of today. Mr. Éric Bilodeau, agency owner of Royal LePage Habitations will take on ownership of the merged brokerages. Former owner of Royal LePage Harmonie, Ms. Guylaine Pelletier, will continue on…

3 things to consider before renewing your mortgage

Marie-Christine Daignault | Desjardins group  Everyone wants to get the best mortgage financing offer. Does that mean getting the lowest rate, the longest term or the smallest payment? The best strategy for one person isn’t necessarily right for another.  Mortgage renewal is the perfect time to reorganize your finances based on your life goals. Your…