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Date Title Rating
2015-06-01 Shawna MacDonald CMP Top 75 None
2015-04-21 CMHC to increase mortgage insurance premiums None
2015-03-19 Crescent Point to spend $1B in Sask in 2015 None
2015-03-12 Canadian Housing: "There have clearly been corrections in progress" None
2015-03-09 Rate shopping sites.. tested again.. and failed again None
2015-02-17 New Markets Opening Up To Canadian Businesses None
2015-02-10 City's economy "very strong" & debt burden "very low": Report None
2015-02-09 Rate Wars In The Broker Channel None
2015-02-06 Saskatchewan's Diversified Economy None
2015-02-05 Will the Bank of Canada slash interest rates to the bone? None
2015-01-22 With Bank of Canada rate cut, sub-2% mortgages are coming to a bank near you None
2015-01-21 Regina second-most affordable market in the West None
2015-01-19 Saskatoon fourth-most affordable in West None
2015-01-15 Bank of Canada warns economy could be in for a rough ride None
2015-01-14 Cheapest day of the year to buy a house None
2015-01-13 Barbara Yaffe: High consumer debt becoming a way of life None
2015-01-12 Saskatoon housing starts up in 2014 None
2015-01-08 Top 5 return-on-investment home renovations None
2015-01-06 Saskatoon property owners receive tax assessments None
2015-01-05 Fewer Canadaians feeling confident about their personal finances: poll None
2015-01-02 Top 10 Home Improvements in Canada for 2014 - Province by Province None
2014-12-31 Is 2015 the year the Bank of Canada finally raises its key interest rates? None
2014-12-30 15 Easy Ways To Get Your Home Ready To Sell None
2014-12-29 The biggest money mistakes Canadians make None
2014-12-23 Did the mortgage market do what we thought it was going to do in 2014? None
2014-12-22 Rent vs. Buy None
2014-12-19 Steady population growth for Saskatchewan, reaches 1.13M None
2014-12-18 How to Sell a Home in the Winter None
2014-12-17 Apartment vacancies, rent up in Saskatoon None
2014-12-16 Saskatchewan incomes in second place None
2014-12-15 How to save for a house under tighter mortgage rules None
2014-12-11 Sask. employment up from 2013 None
2014-12-10 Average MLS Price Increase None
2014-12-08 The price war in home equity lines of credit None
2014-12-04 Saskatoon home sales surpass $2 billion None
2014-12-02 Housing market 'modestly' overvalued, CMHC says None
2014-11-28 Large number of new homes for sale drives down prices None
2014-11-27 The Bank of Mom and Dad: confessions of a propped up generation None
2014-11-25 Down Payment Help None
2014-11-21 All the single ladies ... are driving Canada's condo market None
2014-11-20 Housing Bubble Begone None
2014-11-18 The Danger of Low-Rate Tunnel Vision None
2014-11-14 BMO's Doug Porter: Ten reasons to cheer Canada's economy None
2014-11-13 Can this couple save for a wedding, repay debt, plan a family & retire? None
2014-11-12 3 simple things that can destroy your credit score None
2014-11-10 Six renovations that don't add value to your home None
2014-11-07 Homeowners have plenty of choice in Saskatoon None
2014-11-05 Should you pay off your mortgage when retiring? None
2014-11-04 Bank of Canada expected to remain cautious on interest rates None
2014-11-03 Saskatoon Mortgage Broker, Shawna MacDonald receives CAAMP Broker of the Year None
2014-10-31 New infill guidelines on the way for Saskatoon None
2014-10-30 Paying off your mortgage faster can pay huge dividends None
2014-10-29 Six Strategies to Assist Home Buyers Assess Their Mortgage None
2014-10-28 Saskatoon Mortgage Broker, Steel Van Veen shares what a pre-approval is. None
2014-10-27 The mortgage that marries you to a lender None
2014-10-23 A mortgage that's a poor fit can cost you thousands. Ask questions & understand what you're getting. None
2014-10-21 Canada's condo-mania to blame for lack of affordable rentals None
2014-10-17 Five signs you are ready to take the home-buying plunge None
2014-10-10 TD Bank client 'devestated' by $17,000 mortgage penalty None
2014-10-09 Are low mortgage rates sustainable ... maybe None
2014-10-08 Are shorter mortgage amortizations always better? None
2014-10-07 5 Things You Won't Believe Hurt Your Credit Score None
2014-10-03 Mortgage rules may be tighter for the self-employed, but options remain None
2014-09-29 Top five home renovations that increase property value None
2014-09-26 Housing crisis "is not going to happen" None
2014-09-24 Buying your first home..check out the mortgage glossary None
2014-09-23 When it comes to home buying, smaller is better None
2014-09-22 Don't just blithely sign mortgage renewal form None
2014-09-19 Canada takes its lumps as OECD cuts global economic forecasts None
2014-09-17 Loonie slightly higher ahead of Fed announcement None
2014-09-16 Bank of Montreal lowers five-year fixed mortgage to 2.99% None
2014-09-15 Just becuase you can get a big mortgage doesn't mean you should None
2014-09-12 CMHC could force banks to pay deductibles on mortgage insurance None
2014-08-27 The Ultimate List of Homebuyers Tips None
2014-08-25 First-time buyers are paying up None
2014-08-20 Calgary closing in on Vancouver & Toronto for title of wealthiest city None
2014-08-19 Two Alberta men convicted in massive mortgage fraud None
2014-08-15 Survey finds honesty not always the best policy for some loan applications None
2014-08-13 Sask. has lowest unemployment rate None
2014-08-11 6 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Bought My First Home None
2014-08-07 Hidden cottage costs None
2014-08-06 Canadian's household debt worries ease as mortgage borrowing slows in May: RBC None
2014-08-05 Bullish on residential property None
2014-08-01 Five-year mortgages holding firm, but just wait None
2014-07-31 CMHC turns up scrutiny of condo investors as concerns of overheated market grow None
2014-07-25 Tips for low-maintenance lawns None
2014-07-24 How long should you date before discussing money? None
2014-07-23 15 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day None
2014-07-22 Canadian home sales rise 0.8% to highest level in four years None
2014-07-21 Water-Saving Tips for Your Lawn and Garden None
2014-07-17 CMHC survey shows mortgage brokers accounted for 48% of originators among 1st time home buyers None
2014-07-14 Job numbers hit all-time high in Saskatchewan None
2014-07-11 Condo glass panels may look great, but you'll pay more for heat and AC None
2014-07-09 Canadian's buy most U.S. properties in the world, but China spends most None
2014-07-08 Home sales, prices up in first six months of 2014 None
2014-07-07 A rental property for retirement income: is it worth it? None
2014-07-04 Canadian home prices will rise 5 to 6 percent for remainder of 2014: TD Report None
2014-06-30 New Saskatchewan condo laws make regulation stricter None
2014-06-26 $7.4-million cottage shows Canada's housing boom is feeding surge in vacation homes None
2014-06-24 City of Saskatoon looks to borrow $30M for bridge projects None
2014-06-18 Province adds 500 new child care spaces None
2014-06-13 Canadians' obsession with real estate None
2014-06-05 CMHC losing grip on mortgage-insurance market to private-sector rivals None
2014-06-03 Survey finds third of first-time home buyers prefer long amortizations None
2014-06-02 Bank of Canada is unlikely to change course on interest rates None
2014-05-30 How will rising mortgage rates affect Canadian house prices? None
2014-05-29 Mortgage interest never as easy to pay as now - as long as rates stay low None
2014-05-28 Eight Banks Agree to No-Cost Accounts For Low-Income Clients None
2014-05-20 Toronto tops for speedy home sales: How does your city measure up? None
2014-05-15 Interesting article on Canadian debt .. we owe more but we are paying it off with ease .. so it appears. None
2014-05-13 Unemployment at an all-time low None
2014-05-07 CMHC to rein in mortgage liabilities to $545B this year None
2014-05-06 Fixed versus variable mortgage rates: Finding the break-even point None
2014-05-05 Updates on Stated Income & Second Home Programs None
2014-04-29 Should you get pre-approved for a mortgage? Ten things to know. None
2014-04-28 In latest bid to tighten rules, CMHC targets second homes None
2014-04-25 Canadians can bank on low interest rate environment for years to come: Poloz None
2014-04-24 Canadian home buyers putting up bigger down payments, lenders say None
2014-04-23 My Appraised Value Doesn't Match The Purchase Price None
2014-04-23 Variable mortgages are the way to go this spring! None
2014-04-22 How to restore your credit rating None
2014-04-21 Saskatoon home prices are expected to increase by six percent through 2014 None
2014-04-17 A 'big city' skyline is in the making for Saskatoon None
2014-04-16 Real estate breaths sigh of relief with inital review of new mortgage rules None
2014-04-15 Looking to buy your first home? Six essential planning steps None
2014-04-11 New mortgage rules to be released None
2014-04-09 Average MLS resale price for February 2012 in Saskatoon was $406,372.00 None
2014-04-07 Mortgage fraudsters need your signature, credit info None
2014-04-04 The Five Essentials of Healthy Living None

RSSClient Reviews (43)

Date Title Rating
2015-04-22 Shawna made the entire process very simple None
2015-01-20 Shawna has been there every step of the way to make sure things goes smoothly None
2015-01-16 Sky was part of the team that made buying our 1st home more exciting than stressful! None
2015-01-07 Shawna explained everything fully so we understood None
2015-01-06 I gave Shawna an almost impossible task and she conquered it None
2014-12-12 We could not have done this big step in our lives without you. None
2014-12-09 Shawna made the process and experience effortless! None
2014-11-24 Shawna and her staff would always update on what was happening and what I needed to have None
2014-11-17 Shawna really makes you feel like you are an important client and not just a number. None
2014-10-15 Shawna MacDonald and her team worked with our timeline and i have to admit, painless process! None
2014-10-01 Very thankful we were referred to Shawna MacDonald! None
2014-09-25 Shawna was very efficient and have answers to all our questions! Excellent service! None
2014-09-17 Shawna MacDonald is Saskatoon's best Mortgage broker! None
2014-06-17 Shawna made our home owner dreams come true! None
2014-06-10 Because of Shawna we had options with multiple banks/lenders that we would not normally know about None
2014-06-04 Shelayne Loeppky Joins Forces with Shawna MacDonald at The Mortgage Associates None
2014-05-23 Shawna made us feel valued as clients None
2014-05-12 Steel took the time to explain how things work in Canada and worked hard to help make our dream come true None
2014-05-09 Shawna helped us navigate the complexities of financing our new home None
2014-05-02 Steel was very energetic, got things done and had a great knowledge of the products None
2014-04-30 Shawna makes clients feel like family that she cares a lot for! None
2014-04-25 Shawna went above and beyond what was required to ensure our mortgage process was smooth None
2014-04-23 You really do feel like a client for life with Scott None
2014-04-22 Steel made the transaction smooth, quick and stress free! None
2014-04-21 Shawna was amazing and made my life change easy and stress free None
2014-04-17 Shawna and her staff made it extremely easy reducing my anxiety of not being in the same city None
2014-04-16 Shawna and Michelle went above and beyond to accomodate my every need None
2014-04-14 Shawna fought for us. She brought back our faith in humanity. None
2014-04-11 Shawna's personality really is an asset to her business! None
2014-04-10 Steel took the time to explain the whole process! None
2014-04-09 Shawna's knowledge of everything made renewing our mortgage a great experience! None
2014-04-08 Highly Recommend Shawna! None
2014-04-07 Steel was very approachable with our first timer questions! None
2014-04-03 Because of Shawna's dedication to her clients I now work closely with her in real estate. None
2014-04-01 By working with Shawna we were able to get our dream home built. None
2014-03-31 The professionalism and service we received from Shawna deserves to be recognized. None
2014-03-26 I appreciate Shawna for helping me to get mortgage at reasonable interest rate None
2014-03-24 Whether this is your first home or your tenth, you can't go wrong at all with going with Shawna! None
2014-03-20 For all the help and time that you gave us to fulfill our dreams to get a house None
2014-03-20 I had no idea buying a home could be so simple. None
2014-03-20 Shawna is always one step ahead of what we think we want and she makes it happen None
2014-03-12 Consistent 110% service from Shawna MacDonald None
2014-03-12 I never question my referrals to Shawna MacDonald None

RSSFirst-Time Home Buyers (25)

Date Title Rating
2015-04-21 CMHC to increase mortgage insurance premiums None
2014-12-22 Rent vs. Buy None
2014-12-15 How to save for a house under tighter mortgage rules None
2014-12-09 Shawna made the process and experience effortless! None
2014-11-25 Down Payment Help None
2014-11-24 Shawna and her staff would always update on what was happening and what I needed to have None
2014-10-23 A mortgage that's a poor fit can cost you thousands. Ask questions & understand what you're getting. None
2014-10-17 Five signs you are ready to take the home-buying plunge None
2014-09-24 Buying your first home..check out the mortgage glossary None
2014-08-27 The Ultimate List of Homebuyers Tips None
2014-08-25 First-time buyers are paying up None
2014-08-11 6 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Bought My First Home None
2014-07-28 HBTC to help with the purchase of a first home None
2014-07-17 CMHC survey shows mortgage brokers accounted for 48% of originators among 1st time home buyers None
2014-06-03 Survey finds third of first-time home buyers prefer long amortizations None
2014-05-07 CMHC to rein in mortgage liabilities to $545B this year None
2014-05-06 Fixed versus variable mortgage rates: Finding the break-even point None
2014-04-29 Should you get pre-approved for a mortgage? Ten things to know. None
2014-04-25 Canadians can bank on low interest rate environment for years to come: Poloz None
2014-04-24 Canadian home buyers putting up bigger down payments, lenders say None
2014-04-22 How to restore your credit rating None
2014-04-16 Real estate breaths sigh of relief with inital review of new mortgage rules None
2014-04-15 Looking to buy your first home? Six essential planning steps None
2014-04-01 Mortgage Brokers Go The Extra Mile None
2014-03-20 I had no idea buying a home could be so simple. None

RSSSaskatoon Real Estate (61)

Date Title Rating
2015-03-12 Canadian Housing: "There have clearly been corrections in progress" None
2015-01-19 Saskatoon fourth-most affordable in West None
2015-01-12 Saskatoon housing starts up in 2014 None
2015-01-06 Saskatoon property owners receive tax assessments None
2014-12-17 Apartment vacancies, rent up in Saskatoon None
2014-12-04 Saskatoon home sales surpass $2 billion None
2014-12-02 Housing market 'modestly' overvalued, CMHC says None
2014-11-28 Large number of new homes for sale drives down prices None
2014-11-21 All the single ladies ... are driving Canada's condo market None
2014-11-07 Homeowners have plenty of choice in Saskatoon None
2014-10-31 New infill guidelines on the way for Saskatoon None
2014-10-21 Canada's condo-mania to blame for lack of affordable rentals None
2014-09-26 Housing crisis "is not going to happen" None
2014-09-23 When it comes to home buying, smaller is better None
2014-07-25 Tips for low-maintenance lawns None
2014-07-22 Canadian home sales rise 0.8% to highest level in four years None
2014-07-14 Job numbers hit all-time high in Saskatchewan None
2014-07-11 Condo glass panels may look great, but you'll pay more for heat and AC None
2014-07-09 Canadian's buy most U.S. properties in the world, but China spends most None
2014-07-08 Home sales, prices up in first six months of 2014 None
2014-07-04 Canadian home prices will rise 5 to 6 percent for remainder of 2014: TD Report None
2014-06-30 New Saskatchewan condo laws make regulation stricter None
2014-06-26 $7.4-million cottage shows Canada's housing boom is feeding surge in vacation homes None
2014-06-24 City of Saskatoon looks to borrow $30M for bridge projects None
2014-05-09 Shawna helped us navigate the complexities of financing our new home None
2014-05-07 CMHC to rein in mortgage liabilities to $545B this year None
2014-05-06 Fixed versus variable mortgage rates: Finding the break-even point None
2014-05-05 Updates on Stated Income & Second Home Programs None
2014-05-02 Steel was very energetic, got things done and had a great knowledge of the products None
2014-04-30 Shawna makes clients feel like family that she cares a lot for! None
2014-04-29 Should you get pre-approved for a mortgage? Ten things to know. None
2014-04-28 In latest bid to tighten rules, CMHC targets second homes None
2014-04-25 Shawna went above and beyond what was required to ensure our mortgage process was smooth None
2014-04-25 Canadians can bank on low interest rate environment for years to come: Poloz None
2014-04-24 Canadian home buyers putting up bigger down payments, lenders say None
2014-04-23 My Appraised Value Doesn't Match The Purchase Price None
2014-04-23 You really do feel like a client for life with Scott None
2014-04-23 Variable mortgages are the way to go this spring! None
2014-04-22 Steel made the transaction smooth, quick and stress free! None
2014-04-22 How to restore your credit rating None
2014-04-21 Shawna was amazing and made my life change easy and stress free None
2014-04-21 Saskatoon home prices are expected to increase by six percent through 2014 None
2014-04-17 Shawna and her staff made it extremely easy reducing my anxiety of not being in the same city None
2014-04-17 A 'big city' skyline is in the making for Saskatoon None
2014-04-16 Shawna and Michelle went above and beyond to accomodate my every need None
2014-04-16 Real estate breaths sigh of relief with inital review of new mortgage rules None
2014-04-15 Looking to buy your first home? Six essential planning steps None
2014-04-14 Shawna fought for us. She brought back our faith in humanity. None
2014-04-11 Shawna's personality really is an asset to her business! None
2014-04-10 Steel took the time to explain the whole process! None
2014-04-09 Shawna's knowledge of everything made renewing our mortgage a great experience! None
2014-04-09 Average MLS resale price for February 2012 in Saskatoon was $406,372.00 None
2014-04-08 Highly Recommend Shawna! None
2014-04-07 Mortgage fraudsters need your signature, credit info None
2014-04-03 Mortgage Broker, Scott Trainor with The Mortgage Associates talks mortgage trends on Global, Saskatoon None
2014-04-03 Because of Shawna's dedication to her clients I now work closely with her in real estate. None
2014-04-02 Five mortgage market truths, like you can do better than 2.99% None
2014-04-01 Mortgage Brokers Go The Extra Mile None
2014-03-31 Finance Minister Oliver won't meddle in mortgage market - for now None
2014-03-28 Buying a house? Don't go to the bank None
2014-03-20 The average home price in Saskatoon was about $351,000.00 at the end of February None

Uncategorized (37)

Date Title Rating
2015-06-02 Shawna made me feel confident about the decisions I was making None
2015-05-20 Shawna has great compassion, is very knowledgeable and worked hard at finding the best possible rate None
2015-02-04 Shawna is so friendly and warm hearted None
2015-01-14 Thank you to Shawna MacDonald for her wonderful customer service! None
2014-11-06 Shawna managed to ease a lot of our stress over buying our first home in a new city None
2014-11-03 Shawna went above and beyond what I was expecting. I will go to her again in the future. None
2014-10-22 Shawna worked with us for more than 2 years while we decided when the right time for us to buy was None
2014-10-20 Shawna was able to provide us with a very competitive rate all while concluding it with pride in her work. None
2014-10-16 Shawna is very supportive and seeks to find the best options for her clients None
2014-10-14 Shawna MacDonald worked diligently to secure a mortgage for our property at a very competitive rate None
2014-10-06 Shawna was very efficient and always followed up None
2014-09-11 Over the entire process of buying a house and getting a mortgage, Shawna was the smoothest part None
2014-08-28 Shawna's friendly, caring personality helped ease the nerves as a first time home purchase None
2014-08-26 Shawna and her team were on top of everything from start to finish. None
2014-08-21 As a first time home buyer Shawna made the process of getting a mortgage very simple and pain free. None
2014-08-14 Shawna's time & dedication helped us get what our family needed. None
2014-08-12 With Shawna, we got a pretty good rate but most importantly, we received great service quality. None
2014-08-08 Shawna MacDonald was very helpful and followed up on a regular basis None
2014-07-29 With Shawna I did not have much to do except sign the forms to get mortgage financing None
2014-07-18 Shawna definitely worked for us! None
2014-07-16 Shawna made everything go smoothly and on time with our very tight timelines None
2014-07-10 Shawna made us feel comfortable and the process was quick and easy. None
2014-07-08 Saskatoon Mortgage Broker, Shawna MacDonald received this client review None
2014-07-03 Nothing could stop Shawna and her team. None
2014-07-02 Shawna and her team made this process easier than expected!! None
2014-06-27 We appreciate all of Shawna's effort to make it possible for us to purchase this house. None
2014-06-23 Shawna helped us through our mortgage experience and we trusted her advice completely None
2014-06-20 Shawna always had our best interests in mind None
2014-06-19 Shawna was very professional and extremely efficient. None
2014-06-11 I appreciated how fast Shawna was able to get things done for my mortgage. None
2014-06-06 What we appreciate most about working with Shawna is her dedication to her clients and her efficiency None
2014-05-26 "Scott even answered his phone during a basketball game he was playing in to give me advice on my mortgage" None
2014-05-16 Shawna's professional yet laid back attitude has made this whole experience amazing! None
2014-05-14 Scott was able to get us approved in one day and allow us to get the home that we loved None
2014-05-13 Think Outside The Branch - TMG The Mortgage Group None
2014-05-08 With Scott, you really feel like a number one priority! None
2014-05-01 In the end I ended up in a better position than I ever thought I could with Shawna's help None

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