Interest rate stays put as speculation continues
The Bank of Canada's plan to maintain the overnight rate has been spot-on for the past 11 months, but there is speculation the trend could be ending soon.
CMAs 2010: meet the judges
Like every year, CMP asks a number of industry representatives with a broad range of backgrounds to judge the Canadian Mortgage Awards. We feel this leaves the results in the hands of those who know the industry best, as well as makes the process as transparent as possible. Read on to see who is judging this year.
CMAs 2010: Nominees for Best Internet Presence
The 2010 CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards are less than two months away and we've just finished finalizing all the nominees. Each category will be posted online throughout the month of March (the full list will be published in the next issue of CMP), so be sure to check back often for the most up-to-date awards information.
DLC launches white-label HELOC mortgage
Dominion Lending Centres added to its white-label product roster this week with a new HELOC mortgage that pays trailer fees.
CMP recently polled 14 national brokerages across Canada to uncover what they offer their brokers - everything from compensation to training to ancillary services. Here are the results.
How to avoid 'zapping' your time
Have you thought about how much time you spend in a single day sporadically checking and responding to e-mail and voicemail messages? Imagine how this time could have been better spent over the course of a year. Gary Mauris shows you how to avoid some common time zappers
Profit names broker networks to Hot 50 list
Both Dominion Lending Centres and Mortgagebrokers.com have made it onto Profit magazine's 10th annual Hot 50 list, which ranks Canadian startup companies based on two-year revenue growth.
Budget 2009: what it means for the mortgage industry
Now that the mortgage industry has had plenty of time to absorb the January budget - all 360 pages and 109 checkmarks - CMP spoke to people in the industry to find out what it means to them