REMIC news

  • Training and retaining productive agents

    Who better to hear from on the subject of maximizing an agent’s potential than from Joseph White, president of industry trainer REMIC

  • Time to talk testing

    Brokers looking to raise the bar in the mortgage industry are taking aim at agent testing standards, Vernon Clement Jones reports

  • REMIC re-licensing course ups the ante

    Ontario’s re-licensing race just got more interesting, with industry trainer REMIC introducing a course loaded with extras and for as little as $30 – an offer designed to challenge CAAMP’s own free online invitation to members.

  • CAAMP: online re-licensing course 'free' for members

    CAAMP will offer the online version of Ontario’s mandatory re-licensing course free to its members – an effort, said its CEO, to “promote member value.”

  • REMIC, IMBA take the re-licensing plunge

    Industry trainer REMIC becomes the second provider to announce FSCO approval for its Ontario mandatory re-licensing course – following IMBA’s announcement and likely just ahead of two others.

  • Trainer: Industry not doing enough to attract talent

    Enrolment numbers for a program focused on training new agents may be a wakeup call for an industry fighting to grow market share, said its developer.

  • REMIC helps build Habitat for Humanity

    REMIC – and the hundreds of Canadians it trains to become mortgage agents – is setting a course for philanthropy, kicking off a campaign focused on building the coffers of Habitat for Humanity.

  • Centum: Broker workshop to focus on consumer debt

    Runaway consumer debt: It’s not just the federal government’s concern, but also the focus of a mortgage workshop for brokers – set for Vancouver this fall and focused on ensuring brokers extend their utility beyond the transaction, say sponsors.

  • Young college grads flocking to industry

    Lifestyle and income potential are helping the industry attract an increasing number of university grads fresh out of school, despite a slowing real estate market, growing competition with the banks and a decline in mortgage-specialist defections, according to RMAI CEO Ron De Silva, hitting on the trend during the company’s aggressive recruitment campaign.

  • Cameron takes 'Mortgage Revolution' to Calgary

    The Mortgage Revolution continues, with the CEO of Axiom Mortgage Solutions preparing to take his candid and often critical conversation on ethics, integrity and – in a troubling number of cases – the lack thereof to Calgary next month.