MCAP: B-20 a must-reader for brokers
Santa Claus makes his list and checks it twice, but brokers should also know OSFI will be checking up to see if they are helping lenders meet the new B-20 requirements.
DLC quantifies Super Bowl ad success
Dominion Lending Centres just released its 2013 spring advertising fund update, and the numbers from that Super Bowl commercial appear to be, well, super.
Brokers recruiting brokers
Mortgage Architects is using its high-flying brokers to recruit other brokers, allowing them to share their success stories in an increasingly competitive market for networks.
'Green-thumbed' brokers connect with iPad app
CMP readers are going green by pointing, clicking and downloading the magazine's new iPad app.
Broker Sentiment Poll pointing to chief culprit
The earliest of early poll results are in, and broker sentiment can best be described as disgruntled, but hopeful.
Rent-to-own site skirts around broker regulations
A handful of con artists misusing the rent-to-own model are increasingly running afoul of provincial mortgage broker legislation, claiming they can arrange home loans without broker accreditation.
Alternative lender sells division to focus on mortgages
Alternative lender Equity Financial is selling its transfer agent business in an effort to deepen its pockets and better focus on a rapidly growing retail mortgage operation.
Brave brokers enter the Dragons' Den
Dragons’ Den on CBC will welcome DLC’s Jay Seabrook and Kevin Cochran this Sunday, pitching their already successful EnRICHed Academy tutorial package.
Brokers bristle at rate hike talk
An interest rate hike hinted at by the Bank of Canada to combat personal debt and an overheated housing market would hurt, not help, the economy, a leading broker told MortgageBrokerNews.ca.
MBN article hits broker sore spot
Ouch! A MortgageBrokerNews.ca article profiling Realtors who expect to be paid for the referrals they send brokers hit a sore spot with readers Monday.