Is Now the Time to Fix Your Mortgage for the Long Term?

6564281_4fa46606ab_zOver the last 3 years, we have seen an increase in the number of long term mortgage deals, especially 10-year fixed-rate deals.  Homeowners can now lock into lower interest rate deals for the long term but is now the right time to do so?

The Brexit vote and negotiations, Trump presidency as well as the French and German elections represent an uncertain next few years. Experts recommend locking in for the long term now.  Lenders are aware of this need and have added more long term fix options to the market. In 2009, there were just 3 10-year fixed rate deals in the market. Today, they are over 120 in the market with average interest rates falling from 4.2% to 3.2% in that time.


The Importance of Effective Communication

How to communicate effectively

The importance of effective communication is undeniable. But, how do you know if you are actually an effective communicator?

In this week’s episode of the podcast, we discuss the importance of communication, how to be a good communicator, and how to solve communication problems with the people in your life.

Being able to communicate effectively can help avoid miscommunications and help you get the things you truly want in life.

Here are 5 keys to communicating effectively.