Winners announced at 2011 Canadian Mortgage Awards
Winners at the 2011 Canadian Mortgage Awards cut a wide swath across the industry, with Albertans leading the charge against Ontario dominance at the ICICI Bank-sponsored event.
Canadian Mortgage Awards winners set to be announced
The votes are in and now it’s only two days until the winners of the 2011 Canadian Mortgage Awards, sponsored by ICICI Bank, are announced.
FirstLine raises the floor on discounts for variable mortgages
With or without a Central Bank move, brokers are bracing for an increase in adjustable rates offered through the broker channel after FirstLine Mortgages raised its floor by 25 basis points.
Gord Dahlen joins DLC
Dominion Lending Centres announced that Gord Dahlen is joining the company as executive vice president.
Brokers disagree with poll suggesting young homebuyers deferring purchase
More than half of young potential homebuyers in Canada think they are better off waiting until next year, according to a new survey, effectively contradicting broker observations.
MCAP going after the Big Five
Mortgage lender MCAP is taking direct aim at the big banks, with bonuses for brokers bringing in clients who would otherwise renew or refinance with the Big Five.
Broker of the Year finalists announced
It’s going to be a special night April 29th for two brokers, as they will receive the honour of being named Mortgage Broker of the Year at the fifth annual Canadian Mortgage Awards.
Broker Network of the Year finalists announced
This year’s Canadian Mortgage Awards will have some added excitement as the Mortgage Broker Network of the Year will be presented for the first time.
DLC president bends the ear of Finance Minister
Dominion Lending Centres president Gary Mauris was one of the participants Wednesday at a pre-budget consultation held in Regina by Finance Minister Jim Flaherty. The following is a summary of the day, submitted by Mauris.
Brokers react to latest mortgage industry research
The latest research on the broker industry from Maritz Canada for CAAMP, revealed some interesting facts about brokers and their relationships with consumers and lenders.