Justin Da Rosa is a journalist with Canadian Mortgage Professional.
The industry has been going to bat for brokers and potential home buyers following last year’s mortgage rule changes; that continued last week with dozens of meetings, organized by Mortgage Professionals Canada, with government officials
Real estate association speaks out against potential Toronto foreign buyer tax
Investment from Chinese buyers in Canadian real estate is expected to match 2016 levels, with many expected to set their sights outside Vancouver
The industry is calling on the government to address housing affordability, amid skyrocketing prices in several markets
What will a cool $1 million buy you across the country? One brokerage set out to find the answer
After meeting with government officials to express how the recent mortgage rule changes have impacted the industry, channel representatives are headed back to Ottawa
The banking industry has weighed in but now it’s the broker industry’s turn: Should lenders assume more risk in the insured mortgage market?
Sparking speculation that further mortgage rule changes could be in the offing
And its broker partners will have access to it
One market has reduced land transfer taxes for first-time homebuyers