A cross-border partnership aims to help brokers on both ends of the mortgage transaction, saving time and preventing business from falling through the cracks
Alberta’s new provincial budget was rife with tax increases, including those relating to real estate, but agents on the ground say those fee increases aren’t likely to really impact the market.
The broker who had his rate removed from RateHub.ca alleges he has also been barred from using the site in the future.
Brokers are poking holes in one analyst’s prediction that Canada’s housing market is in dire straits, accusing him of ignorance when it comes to Canada’s oil industry – and the economy’s reliance on it.
The Governor of the Bank of Canada Stephen Poloz has gone into damage control mode, defending the bold actions carried out by the BoC in January when it shocked the market with a rate cut.
The annual Canadian Mortgage Awards are set for May 22 at the Liberty Grand in Toronto and we’re continuing our finalist announcements.
The housing market is going to suffer as Alberta bids to reduce its rising budget deficit.
Two mortgage brokers have expressed their surprise at being removed from RateHub because their mortgage rates are too low.
The governor of the BoC Stephen Poloz has defended the bank’s credibility.
In a comprehensive study of condo markets across Canada, Genworth and the Conference Board of Canada are predicting a soft landing in most cities, with some expected to see more significant price drops.
In the most colourful language to date, an American analyst agrees Canada’s housing market is nearly 50 per cent overvalued – and it’s not just an Alberta problem.