Buying your first home

House hunting for the very first time? You’re probably excited but also a little nervous. Rest easy - Affinity advisors are here to help you every step of the way.

Take the stress out of buying a home by following these simple steps to homeownership.

Step 1: How much can I afford?

What you want and what you can afford aren’t always the same thing.

Step 2: Get pre-approved

Start your pre-approval process online today! It will help you shop in your price range and speed up the process once you're ready to buy.

Loan Preapproval

Step 3: Select your mortgage

You've got options!

  • Straight Rate: your interest rate stays steady.
  • CU Flex: make extra payments anytime
  • Variable: it follows interest rates as they change.

Can’t decide? Find out which mortgage rate is right for you.

Find more answers on buying a home.

  • How much can I afford?

  • What’s a mortgage stress test?

  • Where can new Canadians learn more about buying a home?

  • What should I bring when I apply for a mortgage?

  • We’re building our first home – do you offer construction mortgages?

If what you want to know isn't here, give us a call or book an appointment online. We'd be happy to talk more about the steps to buying your home.