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CREA raises forecast for 2016 home sales, expects fewer sales in 2017 by The Canadian Press | 2016-12-15 1:33:52 PM

The Canadian Real Estate Association is forecasting national home sales this year will be slightly higher than its previous estimates, with increased expectations for Ontario offsetting a decline for British Columbiaread more

DLC to buy Marlborough Stirling by Justin da Rosa | 2016-12-14 2:08:36 PM

The nation’s largest network has entered a letter of intent to acquire the mortgage software companyread more

Brokers debate the influence of tech on the mortgage industry by Justin da Rosa | 2016-12-14 10:16:53 AM

There’s no denying technology has had a major impact on the mortgage industry, but has it been a blessing or a curse?read more

Unknown ownership for nearly half of Vancouver’s most expensive homes by Ephraim Vecina | 2016-12-14 9:09:58 AM

Lax regulations governing trusts and companies set up in Canada allow unscrupulous individuals to launder money through luxury real estateread more

With Fed expected to hike, attention turns to what it says by The Associated Press | 2016-12-13 8:57:50 AM

There isn't much doubt about what the Federal Reserve will do when its latest policy meeting ends Wednesday: It's all but certain to raise its benchmark interest rate, its first increase in a yearread more

Commercial real estate sales hit quarterly record as investors hunt yields by The Canadian Press | 2016-12-09 10:23:13 AM

Real estate firm CBRE says Canada hit a record level for commercial real estate sales in the third quarter and is on track to beat an annual record set during the 2007 boomread more

Commentary: National Bank’s move a portent of the e-mortgage-dominated future by Ephraim Vecina | 2016-12-08 9:35:23 AM

The proliferation of online shopping will follow the decline of broker-mediated mortgage selling, says an industry veteranread more

OSFI head raises alarm on sustained risk of massive losses by Ephraim Vecina | 2016-12-02 1:21:46 PM

A major economic slump could lead to over $17B in losses for major Canadian banks and mortgage insurersread more