Justin Da Rosa is a journalist with Canadian Mortgage Professional.
Many nearing retirement will soon have greater access to RRSPs in order to stave off reposition and avoid the kind of last-minute refinance deals that often frustrate brokers
Brokers have long lamented Canadians reliance on consumer credit, and it seems the country may finally be embracing healthier credit habits
Brokers applaud CMHC’s vow to better track foreign ownership
CAAMP’s direct-to-consumer broker ad receives impressive viewership
It’s not just lawyers charging extra fees for monoline files, with one broker intervening on behalf of a client saddled with a large bill from a trusted referral partner
One of Canada’s most respected housing critics is now advising Canadians intent on purchasing in hot markets to do so with less than 20% down. What do brokers think about the suggestion?
The results are in, and the number of brokers who charge cancellation fees – touted as the best protection against rate shoppers – may surprise you
Starbucks is getting into the loan business, and is now offering its employees 0% interest rates to help them purchase homes
It may be the single-biggest enticement for brokers to move back to the bank side, with one major lender promising to give mobile specialists more to sell than mortgages
The broker recently featured by a major paper for charging a cancellation fee is providing his side of the story – and offering more details on the file