Commercial experts give advice
REMIC is offering a course on commercial mortgage brokering and MortgageBrokerNews.ca spoke with two of this year’s top-ten commercial brokers to get their advice for brokers interested in adding this increasingly lucrative business to their practice.
Brokers call for CAAMP membership rule change
Industry players are calling for CAAMP to change a membership rule blocking individual brokers unless all their team signs up too.
CAAMP acquires Canadian Mortgage Trends
The Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals (CAAMP) announced Thursday it has acquired Canadian Mortgage Trends.
Broker: 'Recalibrate' business model to survive
One former CAAMP chair and head of one of the largest independent brokerages is warning brokers to “recalibrate” their business model or risk being left behind as the market changes.
For the first time in a decade, the Accredited Mortgage Professional designation is undergoing some major changes meant to strengthen the brand. But will they? John Bargis, VP of Mortgage Edge and former CAAMP chair, weighs in
Mortgage Broker News Hot List 2014
The New Year brings a fresh start for everyone, including those in the mortgage broker industry. 2013 saw industry players continually jockeying with the previous year’s mortgage rule changes – and the ever-present threat of further action – but it’s fair to say most endured the frustration and emerged relatively unscathed.
MBN Hot list 2014: Enza Venuto
Enza Venuto's profile for Mortgage Broker News Hot list 2014
MBN Hot list 2014: Gordon McCallum
Gordon McCallum's profile for Mortgage Broker News Hot list 2014
MBN Hot list 2014: Dan Eisner
Dan Eisner's profile for Mortgage Broker News Hot list 2014
Analyst questions CREA stats
One industry analyst is questioning how CREA reports its home sales data, suggesting his own analysis points to a less frenetically paced market.