With 47% of Canadian mortgages up for renewals, brokers share strategies
With 47% of mortgages in Canada up for renewal this year, brokers will be busy. But what will their strategies be?
Nominees from coast to coast gear up for Canadian Mortgage Awards
When Sharnjit Singh Gill was nominated for this year's Mortgage Broker of the Year Award (Fewer than 25 Employees), he was over the moon
How social media sets brokers apart from competition
On the surface, platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram appear to have nothing to do with mortgages, but they form the gateway to enlarged clienteles
Awards season just around the corner
Clinton Wilkins admits that he was caught off guard. Surprised even
This broker shares tips on getting around the stress test
Samantha Brookes, CEO and founder of Mortgages of Canada says that even though B-20 has made securing mortgages more difficult, it's by no means an insurmountable task
Blowback impels speculation tax rethink
Amid intense blowback, has the government had a change of heart?
Is Toronto's market an aberration?
The Toronto Real Estate Board's February numbers are out, but do they tell the whole story?
Brokers weigh in ahead of Wednesday's Bank of Canada announcement
The Bank of Canada will make an interest rate announcement
Could this be Canada's next boom city?
A recent report in the Chronicle Herald newspaper in Halifax warned Atlantic Canada will have difficulty absorbing the next few interest rate hikes, but according to a senior mortgage adviser, the opposite is true
Lenders' decisions loom
The Toronto market has been flat through the first two months of the year, and lenders' forthcoming decisions on rate specials will likely determine whether or not activity increases through the year