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  • Free seminar for brokers: Automate your business by Jamie Henry | 03 Jul 2014

    Three mortgage marketing experts will host a free half-day conference to help brokers automate their business to help them become more productive and more successful. read more

  • Daily Market Update by Jamie Henry | 03 Jul 2014

    Canadians don’t consider home loans to be ‘debt’, especially the younger generation… Winnipeg councillors see audit on real estate deals… A bit of Canada up for sale in Miami... And, coping with the bubble, how the UK’s struggling with conditions similar to ours… read more

  • Who will be this year's top commercial brokers? by Jamie Henry | 02 Jul 2014

    CMP is now collecting submissions for its annual Top 10 Commercial Mortgage Brokers feature, one that gives these players reason to boast and also places them on the radar of potential clients and referral partners. Click here to participate if you are a commercial mortgage broker in Canada. read more

  • Brokers on clients' preference for a controversial product by Jamie Henry | 02 Jul 2014

    When it comes to advising clients on controversial mortgage products it’s best to leave the final decision with the client, say two leading mortgage brokers. read more

  • Will brokers cash in on the optimism? by Jamie Henry | 02 Jul 2014

    Canadians are optimistic about market conditions - can agents capitalize on this window of opportunity and confidence? read more

  • Daily Market Update by | 02 Jul 2014

    Flooding is a high priority for homeowners and now there’s overland insurance, but only for a few... Renovations continue to grow thanks to the ‘HGTV effect’... Greener homes held up by red tape... And why neighbourhoods are raising a glass to microbreweries… read more

  • Broker debate: 100 per cent financing by Jamie Henry | 30 Jun 2014

    Brokers are divided on one product that may be on the chopping block if OSFI B-21 guidelines get the go-ahead following their formal review. read more

  • Are lenders keeping up with demand for non-prime deals? by Jamie Henry | 30 Jun 2014

    Early results from CMP’s Brokers on lenders Survey point to an upward trend in brokers relying on non-prime deals in the wake of ever-tightening regulations. It isn’t too late to have your say. read more

  • The downside of financial incentives by MBN | 30 Jun 2014

    The world’s most successful companies use financial incentives – but what, if any, downsides are there to this common practice? read more

  • Daily Market Update by | 30 Jun 2014

    Are Canadians still the biggest purchasers south of the border? …. Banking forums warns of ‘worry’ early signs of high property prices and low interest rates …. Albertans trade a longer commute for better climate…. And Calgary’s new urban village revealed…. read more