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Industry welcomes CMHC change by Justin da Rosa | 2015-07-29 12:16:38 PM

It may be a small victory for brokers, but CMHC’s latest rule change is a welcome decision in an era of seemingly endless mortgage rule tightening.read more

Have rates finally hit their lowest point? by Justin da Rosa | 2015-07-29 8:25:08 AM

Now may be the time for your clients to strike, with one big bank arguing mortgage rates are as low as they will go.read more

Brokers call CAAMP up to bat by Justin da Rosa | 2015-07-28 3:12:24 PM

Industry players are calling for CAAMP to demand a retraction from CBC, following a segment that painted brokers and monolines with the same brush as high interest “shadow” lenders.read more

New CAAMP ads focus on not just AMP-designated brokers by Justin da Rosa | 2015-07-27 10:54:45 AM

CAAMP has been criticized by broker members for years for publishing ads commending the skills of AMP brokers specifically, and a new national campaign expands that message; but that doesn’t mean it’s done with its AMP-focused campaigns.read more

Where are refinances from the rate cut? by Olivia D'Orazio | 2015-07-22 1:38:27 PM

The Bank of Canada handed brokers a gift with its move to cut the overnight rate, but mortgage professionals are having trouble finding the usual uptick in refinances.read more

Brokerage reflects on 25 years by Donald Horne | 2015-07-22 2:48:51 AM

One mortgage company celebrated a quarter century in the industry at a recent gala event. From humble beginnings in the early 1990s, the company has not only grown, but thrived in a competitive market.read more