Justin Da Rosa is a journalist with Canadian Mortgage Professional.
With yet another Bank of Canada rate decision around the corner, brokers weigh in on what they think – and what they hope – the central bank will do
Brokers are increasingly frustrated by lender “live deal” specials – some calling those offers little more than unproductive poaching
It may sound counterintuitive, but brokers are pointing to two key reasons why confirmation of a recession in the first half of 2015 will benefit them
A former underwriter – and current broker – believes he knows why an increasing number of deals are falling apart at the last minute
Despite many reports to the contrary, one big bank is maintaining Canada is not in a recession – but the Bank of Canada may still move to slash rates
Home Capital is confident it will close on its proposed purchase of CFF Bank, despite a competing bid from a player with a profound knowledge of the upstart lender
With a growing number of originations falling apart in the eleventh hour, one industry player is calling for a broker-appointed watchdog focused on holding lenders accountable
The mortgage REIT chaired by a former CFF executive is now laying out the details of its bid for CFF Bank – even as Home Capital awaits a decision on its own offer.
MortgageBrokerNews.ca has obtained closing documents that illustrate the unnecessary instructions so frustrating to real estate lawyers and leading to extra fees for monoline clients
It’s all speculation at this point, but brokers operating CFF Centres argue a reported bidding war for CFF Bank could benefit them