The Pros and Cons of Broker Hubs
As lenders increase their minimum volume requirements and efficiency ratios, mortgage brokers are pooling their office deals to take advantage of favourable fees and to continue their relationship with preferred lenders. Gina Monaco takes a look at the pros and cons of this growing trend.
Simply the Best
The fourth annual CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards could almost be named the Oscars for the mortgage industry, where the best of the best came out to celebrate and share their success among their esteemed colleagues; and focus on a bigger and brighter future
The CMHC recently tightened the reins on its self-employed borrower
program to avoid some of the problems the U.S. is facing. Kit Kadlec
checks in with brokers who see both the pros and cons of the changes
2010 CMP Award Winners
The 4th Annual CMP Awards gala was a huge success, attracting approximately 500 guests - the largest attendance so far. Here is the complete list of winners for 2010
New BFS mortgage insurance rules change tomorrow
The new CMHC rules for self-employed borrowers take effect tomorrow and pose new challenges for this category of client.
CMAs 2010: The nominees for Mortgage Brokerage of the Year (both over and under 25 employees)
There are just two categories left to be announced for the 2010 CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards - the ING Direct awards for Mortgage Brokerage of the Year (more than 25 employees) and Mortgage Brokerage of the Year (less than 25 employees).
CMAs 2010: Nominees for the Mortgage Broker of the Year award (more than 25 employees)
Almost all the nominees for the 2010 CMP Canadian Mortgage Awards have been announced, but there are still a few key categories left, including the Bridgewater Bank award for Mortgage Broker of the Year (more than 25 employees), which recognizes brokers who are affiliated with a national network.
CMAs 2010: Nominees for Alternative Broker of the Year
Check out the nominees for the Home Trust award for Alternative Mortgage Broker of the Year.
CMAs 2010: Nominees for Best Individual Newcomer
With our popular vote awards categories announced, we want to tell you about the finalists in the remaining awards slots. Below, check out the nominees for the Genworth Financial Canada award for Best Individual Newcomer.
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.