Think tank crunches mortgage stats, urges policy makers to take a close look at mortgage habits and the impact of interest rates
They are becoming more popular but brokers are divided on whether reverse mortgages are the best option for aging clients looking to take advantage of equity in their homes.
Business has slowed for Quebec-based brokers as potential home buyers wait with bated breath for the result of its April 7 election before committing to stay in the province.
Syndicated mortgages are becoming an increasingly popular alternative revenue stream and one broker has made this type of investment his number one source of revenue.
It didn’t take long for Finance Minister Joe Oliver to weigh in on the mortgage industry, stating he will be keeping a watchful eye on the market.
Brokers are of two minds when it comes to cancellation fees, with the industry appearing divided on whether or not they think such requirements are the best way to recuperate time lost on flighty rate shoppers.
The Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals (CAAMP) announced Thursday it has acquired Canadian Mortgage Trends.
Brokers active on the internet have been campaigning for weeks, asking for votes in the best internet presence category and today we reveal the finalists.
Every office job has them: clichéd, often empty phrases that bosses and colleagues utter that make you want to pull your hair out. The financial sector is no different.
The superbrokers are well represented in the mortgage brokerage of the year categories but which will emerge as the victor and be crowned the National Broker Network of the Year?
Another economist has thrown his hat into the mix of forecasters who believe Canada’s housing market is set for a slow and modest correction.