Analyst: Mortgage rate hike might prompt market cool down
According to a research analyst, Canada’s dynamic real estate market might experience a slight slowdown with the increase in interest across several mortgage types
Exports, oil rebound no panacea for Canada, bank economists say
New year, new start for Canada? Not so fast
Real estate silver lining in year of 'serial disappointments' - Poloz
One of the worst stock market performances in the developed world, a plunging currency and undesirable bonds. But there is one bright spot that should continue into 2016 – at least in some provinces
Debt to continue rising in 2016, but most Canadians in decent shape: experts
Canadian households will close out 2015 carrying thicker layers of debt after worrisome gains over the past 12 months - extra padding that's expected to get even fatter in the new year
Canadian household credit growth increases due to mortgages
Mortgages fueled Canada’s household credit growth for the month of October, according to a report by the Royal Bank
Central bank snapshot
Brokers increasingly have their eye on the goings-on at major central banks across globe, but here’s how analysts expect rate decisions to play out
RBC does away with mortgage limits for foreigners
The biggest of the big banks has just made it easier for foreigners to further bolster the housing market
Who’s the ideal finance minister … for brokers?
There are a few frontrunners, according to one leading economist, and brokers are getting in their request before Justin Trudeau even takes office
Canadian banks less likely to be supported by Ottawa says Fitch
Fitch Ratings has downgraded its support ratings for many of Canada’s banks and mortgage lenders from 2 to 1.
Ottawa is focused on reducing exposure to mortgage market says economist
Economic policies which apply to the whole country do little to curb the hottest markets and Ottawa seems reluctant to meddle too much anyway.