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
CMAs 2010: Nominees for Alternative Broker of the Year
Check out the nominees for the Home Trust award for Alternative Mortgage Broker of the Year.
CMAs 2010: Nominees for Lender BDM categories
We'd like to introduce our popular vote campaign, where our readers will get to help choose the winners in eight categories through an online voting system. We're asking you to pick who you think deserves to win and the results will be given to the judges to help them make the final decision.
Federal budget cuts IMPP, standardizes prepayment disclosure
The latest federal budget included moves that will affect the mortgage industry, including new regulations to standardize mortgage prepayment disclosure and the elimination of the Insured Mortgage Purchase Program.
Former Home Trust president to head up new mortgage lending operation
Financial services firm Grey Horse announced it has hired Nick Kyprianou to lead a new alternative residential mortgage lending operation through its subsidiary, Equity Transfer and Trust Company (ETT).
Home Trust announces new president
Home Trust has named Martin Reid, the company's former treasurer, as its new president following the departure of Nick Kyprianou.
Where have all the B lenders gone?
With Wells Fargo the latest non-prime lender to fall off the mortgage map, Erin Letson talks to remaining alternative lenders to see what they're offering the alt-A set of clients and how they're mitigating risk
Lender status cards - do you have yours?
Broker status and incentive programs are becoming increasingly common among mortgage lenders - but what does it mean for brokers? Erin Letson explores what lenders are trying to achieve, why efficiency matters and how to become a status broker