TD Canada Trust news

  • Big bank hikes mortgage prime rate

    Broker fears were confirmed Tuesday, with one big bank raising its prime rate less than a month following new mortgage rules

  • Shift to shorter terms fuelling more renewals – TD Bank

    The traditional five-year term for mortgages is gradually fading from the consumer public’s consciousness, according to observers

  • Banks may be taking a page out of broker handbooks

    If this advice sounds familiar, it’s probably because it is the same kind many brokers have prided themselves on providing

  • Free apps for would-be home buyers

    A long-time Toronto journalist reviews some free apps that would-be home buyers could use in their search for the ideal home

  • 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.

  • Meet the CMA judges

    Meet our panel of expert judges for the upcoming Canadian Mortgage Awards

  • TD snub doesn't surprise brokers

    Mortgage brokers say they understand why a TD home buying guide advises seeking out a mortgage specialist for expert advice, with no mention of its broker-partners.

  • RBC now raises special fixed rate

    RBC is one again leading the push to higher fixed rates, taking its “special” 5 year rate to a hefty 3.69 per cent, effective Wednesday.

  • New Canadians a vast potential market for brokers

    A recent TD Canada Trust poll shows that 87 per cent of immigrants did not know how to apply for a mortgage in their first three months in the country – and that knowledge gap provides a prime opportunity for mortgage brokers to fill.

  • Big banks increase special discounted rates

    Interest rates continue to go up – and this time, it is Scotiabank and RBC following TD Canada Trust by announcing increases to special discounted rates.