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As Big Six prepare to release earnings, rising household debt, slowing mortgage growth could weigh on outlook .... More »
A few weeks ago, S&P said Canadian bank risk was rising, and it blamed mortgage brokers in the process. The rating agency wrote: “…The growing share of residential mortgages originated via brokers, compound the risks of high household debt and house prices…As brokers do not bear credit ri.... More »
Four of Canada’s Big Six banks have now raised their posted mortgage rates since last week, sparking concern by homebuyers and existing homeowners about the implications. TD kicked off this round of rate increases last week by raising its various mortgage terms, including an astounding 45-bps .... More »
Rental vacancies are ridiculously low and demand for rental units is high… and growing! That’s just a sampling of the opportunistic real estate investment news Ted Tsiakopoulos, CMHC’s Regional Economist for Ontario, shared recently at the Canadian Mortgage Brokers’ Associat.... More »
New mortgage rules and higher interest rates may make it more difficult for you to renew your mortgage..... More »
Lenders across the country are trying to build their own versions of the evolutionary, if not revolutionary, Rocket Mortgage. But there’s one problem. Unlike in the U.S. where income/employment verification services are already available, Canada hasn’t had a good solution. That has now changed. Equifax has formally launched Verification Exchange, a product it’s been piloting […]
The success of reverse mortgages will depend to a large extent on whether mortgage brokers provide effective, objective advice on the suitability of these products