Think tank crunches mortgage stats, urges policy makers to take a close look at mortgage habits and the impact of interest rates
Submissions for CMP’s Top 75 Brokers by Volume issue have been streaming in and early results indicate there will be a few new players featured in the small market top 20.
More than half of poll participants in a recent BMO Wealth Management survey believe women face a ‘glass ceiling’ in the financial services industry and one broker believes the same applies to mortgage brokers.
The mortgage broker industry has lost one of its own, following the death of Mike McGraw of Dominion Lending Centres who passed away on February 16 at the age of 53.
Brokers who are active on Twitter – and those who aren’t yet – have an opportunity to reach hundreds of thousands of people by taking part in a fraud chat hosted by FSCO and the Toronto Police Service every Thursday.
So it’s Friday, you’re looking forward to the weekend… Ever thought about what you’d do if you didn’t want to come back in to work on Monday?
It’s that time of year again, with our most popular issue – the one that gives 75 mortgage professionals a reason to boast – just around the corner.
Will brokers see this as a sign that the housing market is alive and well?
Businesses are increasingly relying on social media to get their message to the public and one leading broker network has announced a partnership that will help with just that.
The Bank of Canada is maintaining its target for the overnight rate at one per cent once again, pointing to inflation that is expected to hover below its target for the time being.
One industry analyst is questioning how CREA reports its home sales data, suggesting his own analysis points to a less frenetically paced market.