Justin Da Rosa is a journalist with Canadian Mortgage Professional.
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?
A lawyer who had his license suspended by the Law Society of Upper Canada, for allegedly participating in mortgage fraud, may soon practice again
One broker lender is sharing foreclosure stats that show just how much of an impact flagging oil prices have had
A roundup of the heated discussion about mortgage defaults and future risk
One broker held a Black Friday mortgage special; were clients rushing to take advantage?
With brokers increasingly hungry for alternative revenue streams, one industry veteran is warning colleagues about the due diligence required in presenting clients with investment opportunities
Real estate agents in this once red-hot market are leaving in droves, but will that trend extend to mortgage brokers?