Educational Videos

Jesse Abrams – Homewise & the Full Picture of Home Ownership

In this episode, we chat with Jesse Abrams, CEO of Homewise. Homewise is a mortgage tech company that helps thousands of Canadians with financing to purchase a home or taking out home equity. We wanted to chat with Jesse to discuss the latest in the mortgage industry and get answers to common questions that current and future homeowners have.

Expect to walk away from this video with a better understanding of home ownership, including mortgages, realtors, qualifying, downpayments and much more.

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