Canadian Mortgage Trends

Canadian Mortgage Trends (CMT) delivers the latest mortgage news in Canada for homeowners, online mortgage brokers, and real estate professionals. Author, Rober McLister is one of Canada’s best-known mortgage experts, a mortgage columnist for The Globe and Mail, editor of (CMT) and founder of intelliMortgage Inc. and Robert created CMT in 2006. The publication now attracts 550,000+ annual readers, is a four-time Canadian Mortgage Awards recipient and has been named one of Canada’s best personal finance sites by the Globe & Mail. Prior to entering the mortgage world, Robert was an equities trader for eleven years and a finance graduate from the University of Michigan Business School.

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Lendesk Announces Creation of New Lender Network

Sponsored Article. Mortgage brokers will soon have a new pipeline through which to send deals to many of the country’s top lending institutions. Lendesk Technologies, a Point of Sale system provider for the mortgage industry, today introduced the L...

National Housing Market Flat in September, CREA Data Shows

Canadian home sales dropped sharply in September as prices remained mostly stable compared to last year, according to data released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA). Home sales sank almost 9% from last September while the average ...

Brokers: How to Stay in Touch with Your Clients

It’s a mortgage broker’s job to remain in touch with their clients. But because years can pass between dealing with these clients, and perhaps for a lack of organization skills, that doesn’t always happen. Unfortunately, when it’s time to ref...

Manulife Significantly Improves Its Product Line

Manulife officially entered the broker space two-and-a-half years ago to much fanfare. As a balance-sheet lender, brokers expected a wide array of balance-sheet products. The products that brokers got turned out to be a nice appetizer. What Manulife ...

The Latest in Mortgage News – Home Prices and Rate Hikes

Interest rates, and more specifically the growing certainty of higher rates to come, have been dominating headlines following the announcement of a new trade agreement between Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. With the expectation of rising interest rates...