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Murphy: Gov't may have jumped the gun by Nestor Arellano | 2012-10-06 2:42:34 AM

The one-two punch of this summer's mortgage rule and guideline changes may overwhelm the housing market, the president of CAAMP said during a national TV broadcast this week.read more

Top three mortgage frauds and how to spot them by Nestor Arellano | 2012-10-04 8:09:41 PM

Mortgage fraudsters are upping their game in this soft market, and brokers need to remain vigilant to avoid getting caught in their web, according to industry experts, identifying the latest fraud indicators to look out for.read more

Royal LePage: Drop in sales on the way by MBN | 2012-10-04 6:34:45 AM

Brokers may have to brace themselves for further slowdown in home sales, according to a new report from Royal LePage, pointing to real signs that correction is underway. read more

B2B switches up successful HELOC by Nestor Arellano | 2012-10-04 5:00:41 AM

B2B Bank is the latest lender to drop the LTV ceiling on its HELOCs in keeping with OSFI guidelines, but the lender has left the door open for brokers seeking up to 80 per cent LTV for their clients.read more

Variable rates get their sexy back by Nestor Arellano | 2012-10-03 3:43:10 AM

Reports of the demise of variable rates appear to have been greatly exaggerated.read more

This is not your father's ... by Vernon Clement Jones | 2012-10-03 3:36:51 AM

This is not your father’s Lendwise.The re-purposed lender – now focused on full, upfront compensation for brokers – is further opening Merix’s doors to mortgage professionals who’d otherwise have taken deals to competitors, one company exec told MortgageBrokerNews.ca. read more