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  • CMA finalists announced

    The annual Canadian Mortgage Awards are set for May 22 at the Liberty Grand in Toronto and we’ve got your first set of finalists.

  • Are the big banks punishing certain broker clients?

    While the industry continues to chime in about the interest rate cut and its impact on all sorts of homebuyers, investor clients are finding themselves left out in the cold by the banks.

  • Lender advertises product on radio

    One major lender has taken to the radio to spread the word about its Equityline Visa product, a value-add for brokers looking to diversify their product offerings.

  • Brokers applaud proposed move by lender

    Brokers praise one industry player's dedication to the industry following a recent announcement that his institution is poised to make a big move.

  • Major lender applies for banking license

    One of the broker network’s main lenders is applying to the Minister of Finance for a Schedule I bank charter.

  • Lender policy change costs broker

    One broker has a beef with a lender after a number of his mortgages were not honoured following a policy change.

  • Repeat performances mark Canadian Mortgage Awards

    The success of the annual CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards roared across Toronto’s Liberty Grand Friday with over 600 attendees recognizing the industry’s top players – among them an unprecedented number of repeat winners.

  • Lender support finalists announced

    Talented lender support can mean the difference between funding a deal for a client and not. And with that in mind, CMP has released the finalists for the best lender BDM of the year and best lender underwriter of the year.

  • Newcomers to be honoured at CMAs

    The mortgage broker industry has its fair share of regular faces; the old guard who have been leaders for years. Each year, however, a new crop of up-and-coming, ambitious professionals emerge and some of them will take home Canadian Mortgage Awards for their efforts. These are our finalists in a number of “newcomer” categories.

  • Mortgage Broker News Hot List 2014

    The New Year brings a fresh start for everyone, including those in the mortgage broker industry. 2013 saw industry players continually jockeying with the previous year’s mortgage rule changes – and the ever-present threat of further action – but it’s fair to say most endured the frustration and emerged relatively unscathed.