Justin Da Rosa is a journalist with Canadian Mortgage Professional.
How has the transition gone for CFF Centre operators since the acquisition by the major lender?
Banks have flagged a number of suspicious transactions, mostly coming from one specific country
One Alberta woman has been found guilty for her part in a mortgage fraud, despite previously claiming there was no evidence to support the fraud allegations
It’s already been the best year on record for this one booming market, but have brokers benefited?
A comprehensive industry survey suggests lenders are still bullish on the Canadian real estate market
He may have a large platform, but Kevin O’Leary’s track record when it comes to speculating the housing and mortgage markets isn’t exactly sterling
There are issues with CMHC’s methodology in calculating foreign ownership, according to a leading economist, but the Crown Corporation’s efforts are certainly appreciated
While brokers aren’t reproaching the DoF for its rumoured down payment changes, they are certainly providing advice on how to best implement the change
It seems falling home prices aren’t the only problem for broker clients out West, as recently released data points to poorer-than-average performance on another front
The Department of Finance is reportedly recommending raising minimum down payments to 10% for certain buyers; what are brokers saying?