More bad stockmarket news for another major carrier despite profit growth by Canadian mortgage unit
As housing market begins to lose steam, industry experts are confident new February federal regulations won’t create problems
A leading alternative lender believes the unregulated mortgage market will grow in 2015
Three months ago, Genworth Canada’s CEO had this message for U.S. investors: the housing market sky in Canada isn’t falling. With summer winding down, has that message changed?
Fraud has been a hot topic in the industry lately and brokers believe harsher punishments should be doled out; but is it consumers who should be targeted?
The concerted action of government and mortgage players is putting a dent in fraud – success that shouldn’t be forgotten in the aftermath of high-profile allegations affecting 45 brokers
One leading mortgage insurer says fraud is on the decline in the Canadian mortgage industry as a result of tightened lending guidelines
CMHC has announced its lowest market share to date and it may only be a matter of time before the use of default insurance industry shrinks altogether.
Brokers in one major market are noticing more conservative lending practices among monoline lenders, forcing players to send more deals to the banks.
Brokers can expect to encounter tighter underwriting for mortgage default insurance in this one province.