Verico news

  • CMAs 2010: Nominees for Best Individual Newcomer

    With our popular vote awards categories announced, we want to tell you about the finalists in the remaining awards slots. Below, check out the nominees for the Genworth Financial Canada award for Best Individual Newcomer.

  • CMAs 2010: Nominees for Best Internet Presence

    The 2010 CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards are less than two months away and we've just finished finalizing all the nominees. Each category will be posted online throughout the month of March (the full list will be published in the next issue of CMP), so be sure to check back often for the most up-to-date awards information.

  • "This is the bottom" for fixed and variable mortgage rates: industry panel

    RateSupermarket.ca announced the formation of its monthly mortgage rate outlook panel, which gathered industry experts to comment on the short-term mortgage rate outlook for variable and fixed rate mortgages

  • Money now or later? The trailer fee debate

    There are still only two Canadian lenders offering the trailer fee option, but that doesn't mean it's not being talked about. CMP checks in with brokers to see what they like and dislike about this form of payment

  • Mortgage Mentor adds rental financing tool to its line-up

    The Vancouver-based software company Mortgage Mentor just announced the launch of its latest product, the Rentalsman, an interactive database of major Canadian lenders that provide rental and investment property financing.

  • Saskatchewan: more than just wheat

    What's it like to be a mortgage broker in Saskatchewan? Erin Letson checks out the post-boom housing market, upcoming regulations and the overall state of the industry in this oft-overlooked prairie province

  • Boys' club no more

    While men still outnumber women in the mortgage industry, the female broker population is growing steadily - and they aren't letting any pass‚ boys' club mentalities slow down their success