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  • Mortgage broker complaints rise at biggest BBB

    Despite a slowing market, complaints against mortgage brokers, filed with the country’s largest Better Business Bureau region crept up this year.

  • Centum reaches out to O'Leary

    At least one broker network has extended an olive branch to Kevin O’Leary, suggesting the Dragon's team has now accepted that overture of goodwill.

  • Upgrades buff up Paradigm’s RUBI

    The latest upgrade to Paradigm Quest’s underwriting and servicing system, RUBI appears to mirror the diversification trend taking hold from one end of the industry to the next.

  • Lender steps up to promote brokers

    A mono-line lender is taking it upon itself to raise the public profile of mortgage professionals with a country-wide advertising campaign touting the benefits of independent broker advice over those of bank reps.

  • Eisner applauds Mauris might & O'Leary exit

    He may be one of the industry’s most ardent supporters of the free market system -- and a former contestant on Dragons’ Den -- but a leading Calgary broker is thanking Gary Mauris for confronting Kevin O’Leary’s “supreme case of bad etiquette.”

  • O'Leary keynote axed

    Brokers have spoken, and now CAAMP has listened, announcing Kevin O'Leary has withdrawn plans to address the Mortgage Forum.

  • DLC nixes sponsorship of O'Leary at CAAMP

    Dominion Lending Centres has jettisoned plans to sponsor Kevin O’Leary’s appearance at CAAMP’s upcoming Mortgage Forum, its president citing the Dragon’s new mortgage business and the direct competition posed to brokers.

  • MorWEB deals set to challenge Expert

    MorWeb is revving up to give Expert a better run for its money, the company behind the mortgage platform announcing revised deals with two of the channel’s biggest lenders.

  • Don Cherry, Dominion Lending hit the ice for kids' charity

    Don Cherry is lending his star power to a brokerage's youth hockey game fundraiser today, an event aimed at raising money for a school meals.

  • Broker’s marketing campaign offers borrowers $1,000

    In a creative and hopefully lucrative promo set to launch later this month, one mortgage broker proposes to hand out $1,000 to borrowers who present him with a mortgage offer he simply cannot better.