We’ll take you through what you need to know and do when buying a home in Alberta.
Home Buying and Mortgages
Dreaming of your first home? Paying off your mortgage? Somewhere in between? We’ve got advice you need.
Your dream home, made possible.
9 things to consider when choosing a savings plan
An outline for finding a home that works for your lifestyle and fits your budget.
Everyone knows that paying down your mortgage faster is a great way to save money in the long run—but what’s the smartest way to do it when interest rates are rising?
Learn how you can save for a down payment on a house in Alberta with these tips.
Practical tips for new homeowners to help you save stress and money
Move into your mortgage-free future confidently with a comprehensive checklist and goal setting advice.
A mortgage stress test is an important step in the mortgage pre-approval process. Here we explain what a mortgage stress test is and help you understand the latest rules.
When you take out a mortgage to buy a home, the lender will charge you mortgage interest. Here’s what you need to know about mortgage interest and how it works at ATB.
An insured mortgage is mandatory in Canada if your down payment is less than 20 per cent. Learn about insured mortgages, insurance providers and new updates.
What is considered a residential outbuilding, the steps to build one and your financing options.
An overview of your mortgage renewal options and the decisions you need to make at the end of your mortgage term.
Here are a few things to think about before you start looking for your new home.
Borrowers should be prepared for additional interest costs on their variable rate debt or when rolling a fixed rate mortgage over the next few years.
You’ve found your dream home, and you’re ready to make it yours. Here’s a handy timeline of what happens from when you make an offer to when you close the deal.
These 6 mortgage terms and tips will help you decide which mortgage option is right for you.
Knowing the difference between collateral and standard charges will help you determine which option is best for securing your mortgage.
The potential benefits of a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) and when you should consider one.
Questions to ask when renewing your home mortgage, including what to expect when renewing, mortgage rates and terms, and tips for renewing.
Here are our top tips and resources for helping your child buy a home.
Is it better to pay off your mortgage early or invest your money?
Withdrawing funds from an RRSP to buy a home is an option for some, but there are a number of conditions to be aware of.
Show your home some love this spring, with a little planning and hard work, you can create something beautiful without breaking the bank.
Choosing where to live after retirement is a big decision. Should you continue to live in the family home or should you downsize to something smaller?
Despite Alberta’s sluggish economy, purchasing real estate is still a sound investment. Here are things to consider when saving to buy a new home in Alberta.
Home renovation costs don’t have to be daunting with a financial plan that fits your family and a few helpful tips.
Qualifying for a mortgage as an artist is not only possible, it’s not nearly as difficult or unusual as you might think.
Here are some ways you can take the sting out of a prepayment penalty on your closed mortgage.
Prepayment penalties can be calculated in two different ways, depending on the type of mortgage you have, as well as the amount of time left on your mortgage term.
Invest a little time and money into your home and buyers will notice.
The role of a lawyer in the home buying process is important. Find out why.
What’s the difference between mortgage pre-qualification and pre-approval? 6 things you need to know.
Here are 5 things to consider before you commit to a new home.