Broker news forum - have your say

Broker news forum is the place for positive industry interaction and welcomes your professional and informed opinion.

Showing 1711 - 1720 of 2750
Topic & Comments
Little risk of CMHC meltdown, says economist by MBN | 2013-05-16 6:38:35 PM

Economists are standing up to address concerns about the soundness of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp’s portfolio, answering speculation that the insurer would need a bailout should the housing market go more

Great agents born or made? by Donald Horne | 2013-05-15 10:46:27 AM

The skills for writing a contract are there with new agents, say brokers, but it is the crucial qualities that make a good salesperson which are most more

CMA winners defy rough market by CMP | 2013-05-11 10:50:03 AM

The 8th-annual CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards went off with a bang at Toronto’s Liberty Grand Friday with over 600 attendees recognizing industry players who’ve soared above a turbulent real estate marketread more

Toronto plans to ditch land transfer tax by Vernon Clement Jones | 2013-05-09 10:22:53 AM

The squeaky Toronto homebuyer may just have received some much requested oil, with the city’s mayor confirming he will indeed move on plans to first lower and then abolish the land transfer tax. read more

Storefront brokerages an expensive lesson by Donald Horne | 2013-05-09 8:09:46 AM

One broker remembers the expensive lesson learned by brokers a few years ago in opening storefront locations in high traffic retail centres, and sees the BMO micro-branch model succeeding if costs can be more

Stick to the issues CAAMP, broker urges by Donald Horne | 2013-05-07 8:25:29 AM

Another article in the Toronto Star has showered praise on mortgage brokers, but one broker feels his industry is being done a disservice with what he calls “PR pieces” by CAAMP, when instead it should be addressing real concerns in the channel such as REDX more