MIC advantages are stability, arsenal of lending tools
Mortgage investment corporations remain the go-to lender for brokers that they can depend on, instead of mercurial private lenders
New-build loans: dead horse or business opportunity?
Broker clients are being forced to jump through unnecessary hoops for new-build financing, according to one industry professional
Brokers, prepare to serve this market
This business segment is growing, and it’s one in which brokers have a distinct advantage over the banks when it comes to funding mortgages
The 75% ceiling for alt lenders
The alternative lending sector has prided itself on making loans happen – but there is a limit, says one industry expert
CMHC releases report on health of various housing markets
Four major metropolitan areas show strong evidence of problematic housing market conditions, according to a report from the Crown Corporation.
Banks leaving brokers high and dry
When it comes to this type of mortgage, brokers are losing out to their big bank counterparts
Broker lender results revealed
Impressive quarterly performance by one leading channel lender indicates just how busy brokers have been this past season
We’ve hit bottom, says industry analyst
Interest rates – and in particular mortgage rates – can’t go any lower, and the growth of lending may have peaked, says one industry analyst
Testing and measuring your ROI
Marketing is necessary, writes Doren Aldana. But are you doing your best to maximize the results?
Rate decision revealed
The Federal Reserve has just announced the target for its benchmark rate