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‘Micro branches’ for BMO by Donald Horne | 2013-05-01 9:55:35 AM

The Bank of Montreal is testing so-called micro branches in high-density urban areas, with a small staff able to provide mortgages among other services -- an old idea that may skirt concerns about the banks.read more

Certified in-house training needed, says broker by Donald Horne | 2013-04-30 2:55:50 PM

Brokers know there is a problem with a lack of training among agents, but it is time they took the lead and instituted a universal in-house training program, says one principal broker.read more

At first a broker by chance, now by choice by CMP | 2013-04-26 10:17:17 AM

MortgageBrokerNews is continuing its series of features on the finalists for Broker of the Year in both categories -- the under 25 employees and the 25 and over.read more

More than 1 in 10 brokerages without E&O by Donald Horne | 2013-04-25 12:55:07 PM

More than 10 per cent of Ontario brokerages are operating without the errors & omissions insurance required by the industry’s governing act, according to FSCO.read more

Population growth will cure housing market: analyst by Donald Horne | 2013-04-25 7:53:08 AM

The only sure cure for Ontario’s sagging housing market is more people moving into the province, a CMHC analyst told brokers last week.read more

The cost of blind faith in a bank by Donald Horne | 2013-04-24 12:32:24 PM

The case of an ill woman coming close to losing her home because of a bank oversight has highlighted the value-add of brokers over branch representatives, argue channel veterans.read more

Association arms brokers for a fair fight by Donald Horne | 2013-04-24 10:33:03 AM

The Mortgage Brokers Association of B.C. is following its Ontario counterpart in offering member coverage for legal services in the event of an investigation by FICOM or a CRA audit.read more

Breathing life back into the B.C. market by Donald Horne | 2013-04-23 11:53:16 AM

Guaranteeing value for nervous West Coast homebuyers has transformed a market mired in a glut of inventory into the goose that laid the golden egg for one B.C. broker.read more