Past CMA winners share experiences about how a Canadian Mortgage Award helped increase business and boost their reputations: “Winning a CMA is huge in the industry. It’s like the Oscars of the mortgage world”
Manulife Financial Corp has announced its first quarter results and revealed that tough times for investments have cut its profits.
The City of Regina is owed millions of dollars in outstanding property taxes according to a report in the Leader Post.
One broker, frustrated by slow underwriting turnarounds, is pleading with lenders to fix the inefficiencies.
Brokers can expect to encounter tighter underwriting for mortgage default insurance in this one province.
It isn’t just brokers concerned about foreign ownership levels – other industry players are voicing concern as well.
Net income at Canada’s MCAN Mortgage Corp was down sharply for the first quarter of 2015 compared to a year earlier.
Investment bank Canaccord Genuity has expanded its capability in real estate investment trusts by hiring a specialist team from MLV & Co.
South of the border the level of mortgage applications has dropped in the latest survey from the Mortgage Bankers’ Association.
After a big bank gets into the short-term promotional mortgage game, one broker is claiming players will have to eat commissions to stay competitive.
One broker offered his advice for dealing with clients told by the banks to shop for rate, and the approach is nothing but classy.