It still feels odd to refer to Vancouver as anything but red hot, but there is reason for optimism going forward
The Alberta and B.C. mortgage brokers associations announced yesterday they are establishing a Western Canadian education platform for members.
As the big banks increase their fixed rates, monolines like MCAP and First National are following suit – eliminating any breathing room for brokers already trimming commissions to accommodate clients.
Making the CMP Top 75 is an accolade in and of itself – but a tough Vancouver market has only heightened that honour, say industry players looking to repeat their performance.
If you’re looking for leads to refer on to your Realtor partners, a new survey suggests your older clients are the soundest bet.
The man who wrote a report urging the privatization of the CMHC back in 1979 says today’s housing market problems were predicted more than three decades ago.
RBC’s announced rate hike Friday is a signal the big bank is laying down its weapon of choice at least for the time being, say brokers.
With less than two weeks left on the clock, CMP is counting the largest number of first-time submissions ever – proof of the growing desire to differentiate yourself from the competition.
U.S. mortgage insurer Genworth Financial announced they are cutting 400 jobs to reduce costs by up to $90 million a year - but those cuts will not be felt north of the border.
Here's a story you can share with your clients who only want to talk about rate.
The new Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz delivered his speech before the House of Commons finance committee this morning. Here are the highlights of his address: