Colin Dreyer news

  • M3 Mortgage Group acquires VERICO

    The channel lender announced its sale to the Montreal-based M3 Mortgage Group Thursday

  • Profile: Rolling with the punches

    A broker for 30 years, Bill Macklem has seen it all – from the housing crash of the 1980s to the economic recession of 2008, and a bevy of mortgage rule changes in between

  • Mapping the industry’s future

    This 30 year veteran had “no clue what a broker was” when he first started, but he’s bullish on its future

  • Albert Collu joins former rival

    The former head of Mortgage Architects has found a new home

  • Giving brokers a sense of ownership

    Steve Rogerson, president of Verico Paragon Mortgage Group, explains how allowing brokers to harness their own creativity can lead to great things

  • The ultimate remedy for churn?

    A respected broker-channel veteran is identifying a possible solution to client churning, although lacklustre interest on the part of brokers throws its effectiveness in doubt

  • Suggestions for CAAMP 2.0

    With CAAMP set to re-evaluate its future – and the role the next leader will take – industry players believe there are certain things the association should focus on, including providing more support specifically to brokers.

  • Lender invests in broker network

    One of Canada’s largest lenders has made an equity investment in one of the industry’s major broker networks which, according to the players involved, is a positive sign for the industry as a whole.

  • The Big Story: Colin Dreyer on lenders

    Colin Dreyer tackles the question of shrinking lender options for brokers. But are the brokers behind that trend?

  • CMA preview: A roundup of categories

    Nominations for the Canadian Mortgage Awards (CMA) are now open and here is a quick glimpse at some of the awards you can now vote on.