Justin Da Rosa is a journalist with Canadian Mortgage Professional.
Despite general optimism about a recent acquisition, some brokers are lamenting the sell-off of a broker-owned bank
Brokers are missing out on the luxury market in one major city, according to one real estate firm that says it is being driven by foreign money
Brokers may have just found their campaign issue, with an industry association calling for something that could bring thousands more buyers into the market
Home Trust’s acquisition of a Schedule I bank may signal the return of the old glory days for brokers who yearn for more-competitive rates
With the CFF Bank purchase, Home Trust may have just circumvented the OSFI application process for winning its Schedule I bank license
Big banks continue to undercut their own broker partners by offering proprietary mortgage products exclusively in-house
The chief concern for brokers each summer is an increase in approval turnaround times, but many players say this year takes the dubious honour of being one of the worst on record
Brokers currently operating Canadian First Financial Centres believe Home Capital’s acquisition of the schedule I bank will help them better compete with the big banks
Fraud has been a hot topic in the industry lately and brokers believe harsher punishments should be doled out; but is it consumers who should be targeted?