The term “benchmark” originates from the chiseled horizontal marks that surveyors made in stone structures as an established point of reference. By definition it is a mark that serves as a standard by which others may be measured or judged. With such varying degrees in the mortgage industry of knowledge, options, and service our goal is to excel in each area. Our mortgage team are proud members of the Verico® Network; Canada’s #1 Mortgage Broker Network operating at the highest degree of professionalism, excellence and ethical standards, originating over 12 billion and counting. Our clients are very important to us, and we are committed to ensuring they receive outstanding service when it comes to the financing of their real estate. As your mortgage professionals, we work for you and aim to establish a long-term relationship by helping you achieve financial freedom faster with diverse mortgage options!
More Mortgage Choice: We are able to access a wide range of products from a variety of sources (credit unions, trust companies, commercial banks, and private lenders). This allows us to find the right product match for each client’s individual needs.
You’ll Save Time: You fill out one application – you avoid having to fill out new paperwork every time you go to a new lender. Outstanding Service: Experience personal service, truly. We can work around your busy schedule.
Knowledgable Advice: Real estate financing is all we do. Get expert advice on the mortgage strategy that fits your goals today and tomorrow. We have helped many families already in Edmonton, St. Albert, Sherwood Park and numerous other communities in Alberta.
Financing Solutions: Not everyone fits the mould. We can provide funding for a wide range of clients (bank turndowns, self-employed, past credit problems, etc.).
- AMBA (The Alberta Mortgage Brokers Association)
- Sherwood Park & District Chamber of Commerce
- Real Estate Council of Alberta
- Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals
Why Choose Us?
But wait there’s more
Best Rate Guarantee
The Benchmark Mortgage Team knows that you depend on receiving great advice along with the best available rate. In fact obtaining your mortgage shouldn’t be like haggling for a used car. After all we are not talking about just a roof over your head, it’s your home.
That’s why we promise to give you the best rate for the term you select up front; it’s that simple. There are no hoops to jump through and no strings attached. Everyone gets a great rate on their mortgage and you don’t have to spend hours negotiating for it.
Same Day Service
No one likes to be kept waiting. Many of our clients have told us that when obtaining financing options for their home they’ve appreciated our timely response. Whether it’s a phone call, email, or text message the Benchmark Team ensures all communication received from it’s clients are responded to within 24 hours.
Good bye anxiety. No more worrying for days on end and no more chasing after answers. You get a fast response, and regular status updates on your application.
Getting from one destination to another is easy if you have good directions and can follow the signs along the way. We’ve all done it; you’re in the vehicle and realize you forgot the map, lost the directions, and don’t have GPS. We are left to fumble our way to our destination. Ironically, that is exactly how many people navigate their finances. They know where they want to end up but have little idea how to get there.
We specialize in providing the residents of Edmonton and surrounding communities with mortgage solutions. We also believe in a holistic approach to our clients overall financial situation by providing assistance beyond mortgage advice. We are partnered with several other licensed professionals that our clients can access such as real estate lawyers, property inspectors, appraisers, and financial planners.
You do not have to be in a ‘one size fits all’ mortgage. Many people, however, simply ask for the same type of mortgage that their parent’s had, or that their colleague at work said was a good choice. Wouldn’t it be great to know that you had options? Just like people prefer the colours of blue to red, or green to brown, let us help you choose a mortgage that’s right for your unique situation and future goals.
We understand that buying or refinancing a home is an important milestone in your life, and a significant commitment. Our goal is to make sure you feel comfortable and stress-free during this important process. We start this journey with you, and we guide you at every step of the process.