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Knowing credit unions’ limitations by Justin da Rosa | 2015-02-27 3:15:32 PM

Credit unions are slowly earning their chunk of the mortgage market, but brokers warn of the potential pitfalls of not knowing the limitations and carefully reading the fine print.read more

Alberta markets “hammered” in January says report by Jamie Henry | 2015-02-27 10:50:48 AM

A report by the Conference Board of Canada says that the housing markets in Calgary and Edmonton were “hammered” in January and are buyer’s markets. read more

Real estate developers found guilty in fraud scheme by MBN | 2015-02-26 2:57:10 PM

The conviction of two major real estate developers – who have already once been accused of committing mortgage fraud -- in one of Canada’s busiest cities highlights the need for brokers to properly vet condo developers before recommending new-construction projects to their investor clients.read more

March rate cut becomes less likely by Jamie Henry | 2015-02-25 12:51:18 PM

Governor of the Bank of Canada Stephen Poloz spoke in London, Ont. Tuesday about reinventing central banking but he also tipped his cards about the possibility of a further rate cut next month.read more

Alberta may end up with a surplus after all by Jamie Henry | 2015-02-25 11:53:41 AM

Alberta was expected to make a surplus but economic conditions cast doubt on the ability of finance minister Robin Campbell being able to end the fiscal year on a high.read more

Why your clients shouldn’t care about home prices by Olivia D'Orazio | 2015-02-24 6:25:33 PM

When determining a property’s affordability, your clients will likely bee-line to the price tag, but it’s actually the month-to-month expenses that you should be directing them to.read more