Brennan Wood's profile for Mortgage Broker News Hot list 2014
A MoneySense article entitled “5 things your mortgage broker isn’t telling you” has won the scorn of one broker who believes it is misleading and biased.
Nicolas Marceau, Parti Quebecois finance minister, is echoing similar sentiments to many mortgage brokers: That the Canadian mortgage regulations should be region-specific.
Brokers are expressing their confidence that most monolines will stay and fight increasingly competitive banks in the A market, despite one of their lender recently retreating from that space.
Mortgage Alliance isn't the only brokerage to land a huge catch from the big bank pond, with another major player now reporting its own coup courtesy of RBC.
Many of Canada’s big banks offer clients the opportunity to skip payments on their mortgages. While this can work to their advantage, mortgage brokers are not big fans of strategy.
Canada’s largest producing team in the banking channel has chosen to switch to the broker side by joining Mortgage Alliance.
Mortgage Alliance announced Monday a partnership with Personal Lending Solutions (PLS) aimed at making alternative lending more accessible to brokers.
Mortgage Alliance asked the public to vote on the company’s next national television ad… and the results are in.
The general consensus among brokers is that government tinkering with lending rules is an unwanted annoyance; but do brokers in smaller markets have it worse than others?