Will B-20 will push part-time brokers out of industry?
Not only is closing mortgage deals about to get harder, it's also going to become more time-consuming than ever before, and that might cause part-time agents and brokers to jump ship
New solutions on the horizon
As the mortgage industry continues evolving, so too is the technology that helps brokers close their deals faster
Laurentian's flawed mortgages echo Home Capital troubles
Lender's shares fall after reporting audit results
Mortgage fraud could increase next year
The new mortgage rules—not to mention the rising cost of housing—may prompt more borrowers to forge documentation so that they can qualify in the A channel
Industry professionals wade in on Bank of Canada announcement
The Bank of Canada announced 10% of Canadians will not qualify for mortgages next year, but, according to one mortgage broker, solutions could be just around the corner
Why B20 is a blessing, not a curse
The mortgage industry was rocked by updates to Gideline B20 last month, and while many expect the sky to fall, others believe 2018 can be a fruitful year if brokers learn how to diversify
Diversity will be key in 2018
With major changes in the mortgage industry just around the corner, adapting to the new rules of the game is paramount
New loans volume at Home Capital declines further
Lender struggles to retain confidence as mortgage origination dips "well below historical levels"
Two networks are coming together
Broker Financial Group and Real Mortgage Associates have joined forces and expect 2018 to be the year they take the industry by storm
Stress tests are bad news for non-prime lenders—RBC
More hardships in store for Home Capital Group Inc. and Equitable Group Inc.