Foreign Resident Mortgage

East Coast Credit Union offers convenient and flexible Foreign Resident Mortgages for parents of international students looking to study in Nova Scotia. Now, parents can purchase a home for their child while they are attending school without being residents themselves. Removing this barrier will enable international students to make a home in Nova Scotia.

We are here to help you obtain your home in Canada.

Our flexible options include:

  • Amortization 25 years maximum.
  • 1 year term rates.
  • Residential property only.
  • Minimum down payment is 35%.
  • Maximum allowable for mortgage financing is $500,000.
  • 20% lump sum payments any time during the calendar year without fees or penalty.

Get started today!

You can apply for this mortgage option by contacting one of our financial professionals either online, by phone at any of our branches or via our toll-free number to book your appointment today.


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