The Big Story: Association overhaul
More and more brokers are asking what their associations are doing to earn their dues. The answer, reports Jemima Codrington, depends on whom you ask.
Brokers: Keep Emili
Any move away from automated valuation – and toward appraisers – could hurt clients, say brokers, anticipating fallout from a media report suggesting CMHC’s system inflates home prices.
Brokers win unsecured credit card program
Brokers are gaining an extra revenue stream with an unsecured credit card program Dominion Lending Centres is ready to drop next month, according to the mortgage broker network.
Broker gets 3 years for fraud
The Fredericton Provincial Court has now sentenced a New Brunswick mortgage broker to three years in prison for mortgage fraud.
The Big Story: Who owns the 'Broker' name?
Misappropriation of 'broker' by road reps is raising industry ire and concerns that mortgage specialists are capitalizing on broker reputations.
Don Cherry renews contract with team DLC
The hockey season may still be up in the air, but the sport’s real star, Don Cherry, has re-signed with team Dominion Lending Centres.
Audio file: Gary Mauris on associations
Audio file: Brokers continue to debate the role of industry associations, but Gary Mauris at Dominion Lending Centres is now weighing in for a feature in the September issue of CMP.
Brokers laud Street Capital’s charter quest
It may be still two years away, but some brokers believe Street Capital’s chartered bank status ambitions are a step in the right direction.
DLC launches white label product line in Quebec
Upfront payment and trailer fees are some of the benefits provided by DLC’s Dominion Mortgage white-label product which the broker network recently launched in Quebec.
DLC not worried by PQ victory
Who’s afraid of the Parti Quebecois? Certainly not Dominion Lending Centres. In fact, while speculation abounds that the PQ triumph could be bad for business, the broker network is projecting growth for its relatively new operation in the province.