Loophole might rear its head come renewal time for 5-year fixed terms, which can compound the already startling rate of growth in household debt in recent years
Mortgage broker says that luck and low interest rates played a significant part in his real estate investment success story
It doesn’t matter which side of the debate you fall on, it seems every broker across Canada has an opinion about this controversial topic
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It may not be a popular opinion, but one veteran broker argues there should be tougher standards for qualifying for a five-year fixed-rate mortgage
Many brokers scoff at bank “relationship pricing” but at least one professional believes they are creating a more informed public: Which will benefit the broker channel.
The Governor of the Bank of Canada Stephen Poloz has gone into damage control mode, defending the bold actions carried out by the BoC in January when it shocked the market with a rate cut.
The move is having a positive impact on broker business, but one analyst believes Stephen Poloz’s decision to cut the overnight rate in late January will negatively affect the economy.
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