The purchase of a home is likely the largest purchase most Canadians will make during their lifetime.

Whether you are a first-time home buyer, taking out equity from your home for renovations, or your current mortgage is simply up for renewal, Max Omar and the Dominion Lending Centres team want you to be aware of the many mortgage options available.

As a licensed mortgage associate, Max Omar has access to the very best products and rates available across Canada. He works for you and can find the best financing options that fit with your home ownership needs.

Why a Mortgage Professional?

Mortgage professionals work for you – not the banks!

They work in your best interest from the first consultation to the signing of your mortgage, and their services are free.

While banks are only able to offer products from their particular institution, licensed mortgage professionals work with Canada’s largest banks, credit unions, trust companies and other financial institutions to offer you more choices by accessing hundreds of mortgage products that fit your needs.

A licensed mortgage broker is able to offer professional, unbiased advice.

You are able to benefit from the trust, confidence and security of knowing you are receiving the best mortgage for your needs.

Avocado Toast & Budgeting

There was an article reprinted in the National Post recently about an Australian millionaire’s opinion on millennials not being able to afford a home because they’re wasting money on avocado toast, at $22 per plate. The article was quickly mocked but it was an interesting article on two fronts: 1) the [...]

Financial Literacy Among Students

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of speaking to a group of students ranging from first year to post-graduate during a University of Alberta Real Estate Association event. There were two other speakers who spoke about real estate but the topic of credit ratings, down payments and other financials [...]

Getting Pre-Approved For A Mortgage

You've been squirreling away your bonus cheques, savings and reducing the amount of times you visit Starbucks so you can finally get into your own home to build solid equity for your future. Now that you know what you want and what you can afford, it’s time to visit your local [...]

Gather Your Mortgage’s Down Payment

For many people, saving enough for a down payment on a house is not an easy task. (You can't rely on finding One-Eyed Willy's treasure like they did in the Goonies movie, either!)  Once you have an idea as to how much you can afford on your home, relative to your [...]

Making the Transition: Renter to Homeowner

So, you’ve finally made the decision to transition from renter to homeowner? Congratulations! It is probably one of the biggest decisions you’ll make throughout your lifetime and no small feat. But don't fret! This is why it’s essential to surround yourself with a team of experts – including both a [...]

Taking the Mystery Out of Mortgages

5 Questions Mortgage Borrowers Should Ask Before They Borrow It might be the first time you are getting a mortgage and may have a lot of questions that just aren’t getting answered through your Google search. You may also be too afraid of asking them for fear of looking ill-prepared for [...]

HOME BUYING

Find the personalized mortgage options that fit your needs.

HOME REFINANCING

Help stabilize mortgage payments, or pull equity when consolidating debt or making home improvements.

MORTGAGE RENEWAL

Shopping around for more favourable interest rates before your mortgage renewal deadline can help save you money.

About Max Omar

About Max OmarFor almost seven years, Max Omar has been a member of Dominion Lending Centres providing Canadians with professional financing and mortgage options on their first homes, real estate investments and commercial properties. In 2013 he was named one of Canada’s Top 75 Brokers by the CMP-Canadian Mortgage Professional. He retained that title in 2014 and 2015, and has been nominated again for the prestigious title in 2016.

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