Berni Kerr, Retired AMP Mortgage Agent  - Port Dover ON (Retired - Mortgage Professional.) Industry Observer



Berni Kerr
Retired AMP Mortgage Agent - Port Dover ON
location_on Port Dover, ON — Retired - Mortgage Professional.
Get to Know Berni Kerr

As a professional Mortgage Broker it is my function to bring together the best lending options available. Borrowers who need to buy or refinance a home, take out equity, consolidate debt or plan for investments, renovations, or education needs - we help you with the process and deliver the options so you can decide.

I have graduated from Financial Service Underwriting Program at Seneca College and have maintained the credentials of the AMP designation - Accredited Mortgage Professional. Currently a member of CAAMP and IMBA.  I am licensed with Financial Service Commision of Ontario Licence # 10250.  I am bound by the Duties and Ethics of our associations and the laws of the Province of Ontario. 

I have graduated from Ryerson in Business Marketing and working in the airline industry for 18 years in capacites of sales, cargo, operations.  I worked in areas requiring strong people skills, negotiating, presentation ability, training and managing staff.  I have enjoyed travel in many areas and connecting with different people and cultures. Today I enjoy family time, sailing, and volunteer work in the community.  Life is about Balance!

It is my goal to have clients receive the best service available, and be guided through the information process. Not only will they want to come back again, but they will want to tell their friends and family about the positive relationship.

Specialties My expertise in client services, customer service delivery, networking and building strong relationships with referral clients, specialists from lenders and underwriters, realtors, financial planners and lawyers helps me share and give advice because I deal with people who are in the know! This clearly is an advantage in the workplace and in business, especially when you are serving clients all the time. I value the confidential nature of this business and rate privacy at the top of the list! Now with new ways to communicate to people we can reach out through Social Media avenues and utilize Linked In, Facebook, Twitter to follow innovation and be as creative in our learning stream as possible. Keep striving to improve and you grow in the process!


There are generally two ways to get a mortgage in Canada: From a bank or from a licensed mortgage professional.

While a bank only offers the products from their particular institution, licensed mortgage professionals send millions of dollars in mortgage business each year to Canada's largest banks, credit unions, trust companies, and financial institutions; offering their clients more choice, and access to hundreds of mortgage products! As a result, clients benefit from the trust, confidence, and security of knowing they are getting the best mortgage for their needs.

Whether you're purchasing a home for the first time, taking out equity from your home for investment or pleasure, or your current mortgage is simply up for renewal, it's important that you are making an educated buying decision with professional unbiased advice.

About Dominion Lending Centres

Dominion Lending Centres is a national mortgage brokerage and leasing company with more than 1,800 members offering free expert advice across Canada - taking the hassles out of the mortgage process and simplifying your life. With access to more than 90 lending institutions, including big banks, credit unions and trust companies, our licensed team of mortgage professionals is familiar with a vast array of available mortgage products - ranging from first-time homebuyer programs to financing for the self-employed to financing for those with credit blemishes. And, best of all, Dominion Lending Centres' mortgage professionals work for you - not the lenders - to ensure you receive the best rates and products available in today's marketplace. Whether you're looking to purchase your very first home or upgrade to a new home, renew your existing mortgage, refinance your mortgage to free up some equity, purchase investment properties or vacation homes, or lease business-related equipment, Dominion Lending Centres has a variety of products available to meet your unique needs. Our mortgage professionals are experts in their field and many are ranked among the best nationally. Launched in January 2006, we were named Best Newcomer (Mortgage Brokerage Firm) at the prestigious CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards 2008 - the Oscars of the mortgage brokering industry. Dominion Lending Centres also prides itself on being the only Canadian mortgage brokerage firm to also offer a leasing division headed up by leasing professionals - encompassing everything from financing for large industrial equipment to used vehicles to computer systems and beyond.