According to a Mortgage Professionals Canada study, there was an 8% decline in new home construction investment through the first quarter of 2019 when compared to the average between 2015 and 2017.
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As he sees it, there’s just one problem. “The problem is, it was probably too much, too quick.”
“Yes, B-20 has prevented some clients from shopping around, because it’s possible they may not qualify under the stress test, but there are option options out there for clients up for renewal, which might better suit their lifestyles,”
Mortgage stress test vs. high interest rates: which has impacted the Canadian housing market more?
The Canadian government should begin to ease on the much-tightened mortgage regulations introduced at the beginning of this year, as these rules have already…
The recent interest rate hikes along with the implementation of tighter mortgage rules have moderated the risk of debt for a growing number of borrowers, according to…
Mortgage rules implemented over the past two years, along with rising interest rates, have worked to improve credit quality and reduce the number of highly indebted borrowers in the market.
Mortgage professionals from across Canada descended on Montreal last weekend for the annual National Mortgage Conference.
Hosted by Mortgage Professionals Canada, the annual gathering was once again well attended, with about 1,200 participants and 60+ exhibitors at the Exhibitor Expo.
The two-day event featured a mix of educational sessions, industry updates, networking events and keynote speakers.
Last week’s British Columbia MIC Manager’s Association conference set an attendance record—a sign that B-20 has helped the space grow market share. “There is a
The Conservative Party of Canada will make B-20 a hot button issue during next year’s election. The party’s Deputy Shadow Minister for Finance has already