Housing market on shaky ground: expert
The Bank of Canada is keeping the key rate at 0.5% citing “complex” adjustment; but all brokers need to know is that the housing market is on shaky ground
Canada has tools beyond zero rates if needed, Poloz says
Traders price a 25% chance of a rate cut, but other stimulus options also available
2015: Busiest year ever in one market
It’s already been the best year on record for this one booming market, but have brokers benefited?
Are you ready for a digital evolution?
We asked one recent inductee to the Mortgage Hall of Fame where the mortgage channel was headed – and the dangers of not keeping pace
Lenders look to increase commercial real estate allocation
A comprehensive industry survey suggests lenders are still bullish on the Canadian real estate market
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
Online-2-Offline: Where sales and money are made
Everyone understands the growing importance of an online presence, but how does one actually translate this into sales?
Brokers scoff at O’Leary’s housing take
He may have a large platform, but Kevin O’Leary’s track record when it comes to speculating the housing and mortgage markets isn’t exactly sterling
CMHC’s foreign ownership stats lacking, but a step in the right direction
There are issues with CMHC’s methodology in calculating foreign ownership, according to a leading economist, but the Crown Corporation’s efforts are certainly appreciated
CRTC bares its teeth serving warrant under CASL
Companies that haven’t taken the CRTC seriously may want to rethink their email protocols, following the first-ever warrant served under the nation’s new anti-spam law