News

  • Rental crisis in BC by Jamie Henry | 18 Nov 2014

    A lack of affordable rental property in British Columbia is at crisis levels according to BC Non-Profit Housing Association. read more

  • Ontario revenues fall forcing the use of reserves by Jamie Henry | 18 Nov 2014

    With a $12.5 billion deficit Ontario’s government could have done with some good news, but instead the province’s fall economic update showed a $500 million black hole in revenues and slower growth ahead. read more

  • Lender unveils impressive Q3 results by Justin da Rosa | 17 Nov 2014

    The parent company of one of Canada’s major lenders announced its third quarter results – its strongest quarter this year. read more

  • Canadian home sales still balanced after hike by Olivia D'Orazio | 17 Nov 2014

    The Canadian housing market remains in balanced territory, despite a seven per cent rise in year-over-year home sales in October, according to monthly CREA data. read more

  • New poll: Alternative lending by MBN | 17 Nov 2014

    CMP’s December issue will feature the annual alternative lending guide and if more and more brokers relying on an increasing number of alternative deals, we want to know what percentage of your business is made up of Alt-A business. read more

  • Another part of the GTA price surge story by Jamie Henry | 17 Nov 2014

    The much talked-about foreign investment impact makes headlines but Toronto’s hot housing market is more than a single story. read more

  • Planning to buy south of the border? Do the research by Jamie Henry | 17 Nov 2014

    Canada continues to provide a steady and large flow of buyers of real estate in the US but realtors and mortgage brokers south of the border advise that there’s research that needs to be done. read more

  • ATB Financial: Alberta economy will slow down for the next few years by Jamie Henry | 17 Nov 2014

    Experts are predicting that there will be a softening of the economy in Calgary and throughout Alberta next year and for a few years after. read more

  • More layoffs to come? by Jamie Henry | 14 Nov 2014

    Expect more cuts to come, says one broker, following the announcement that one big bank has axed 1,500 jobs. read more

  • Reasons for the big-three boom by Justin da Rosa | 14 Nov 2014

    Most Canadian markets are stagnating but three, in particular, are booming and one major economist has laid out five reasons for this “puzzling” trend. read more