Bridgewater Bank news

  • Lenders on Brokers 2012

    Last month’s issue saw brokers rank and roust their lenders as part of the sixth CMP Brokers on Lenders survey. This month, lenders review and revel in the results

  • Lender streamlines underwriting

    Brokers partnering with Bridgewater Bank should soon find their deals course through the pipeline even faster as the lender updates its underwriting process, all with an eye to boosting efficiency.

  • Canada's best mortgage professionals honoured

    Westerners challenged Ontario dominance at the 2012 Canadian Mortgage Awards Friday, the industry celebrating that excellence in Roarin’ 20s style at Toronto’s historic Carlu.

  • Broker of the Year finalists announced

    It’s going to be a special night April 29th for two brokers, as they will receive the honour of being named Mortgage Broker of the Year at the fifth annual Canadian Mortgage Awards.

  • The Pros and Cons of Broker Hubs

    As lenders increase their minimum volume requirements and efficiency ratios, mortgage brokers are pooling their office deals to take advantage of favourable fees and to continue their relationship with preferred lenders. Gina Monaco takes a look at the pros and cons of this growing trend.

  • Simply the Best

    The fourth annual CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards could almost be named the Oscars for the mortgage industry, where the best of the best came out to celebrate and share their success among their esteemed colleagues; and focus on a bigger and brighter future

  • What lenders are looking for

    Erin Letson talks to CMA-nominated lender BDMs and underwriters to find out what brokers can do to improve their applications and develop better relationships for the future

  • 2010 CMP Award Winners

    The 4th Annual CMP Awards gala was a huge success, attracting approximately 500 guests - the largest attendance so far. Here is the complete list of winners for 2010

  • GUIDE TO INSURANCE: Keeping the wheels turning

    After a tumultuous year, the mortgage loan insurance industry in Canada has stood its ground. CMP looks back on the lessons learned in the financial crisis, and what criteria changes and tightened guidelines have meant for the industry

  • CMAs 2010: Nominees for the Mortgage Broker of the Year award (more than 25 employees)

    Almost all the nominees for the 2010 CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards have been announced, but there are still a few key categories left, including the Bridgewater Bank award for Mortgage Broker of the Year (more than 25 employees), which recognizes brokers who are affiliated with a national network.