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CMHC’s HMA. Why Lenders Care
Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00
Last week, CMHC’s Housing Market Assessment (HMA) cited “strong evidence” of housing risk in Toronto, Calgary, Saskatoon and Regina. Here’s a visual summary of the insurer’s findings:   Many don’t realize it, but mortgage lenders take these assessments seriously, and for multiple reasons. For example: CMHC factors in HMA risk when deciding whether to approve an insured mortgage. While CMHC says its loan eligibility criteria is the same in all markets throughout Canada, it adds: “HMA is considered in emili as a factor which influences the risk of an application…CMHC’s decision to insure a loan is based on an overall risk assessment of READ MORE

FICOM Announces Comp Disclosure Plans
Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00
B.C.’s mortgage broker regulator, FICOM, updated the industry Friday on the contentious new compensation disclosure guideline. (More on that contention) FICOM said it processed 70+ comments about the new policy. Here’s what it concluded: Simpler Disclosures are Better The Mortgage Brokers Act regulations prescribe a one-page “Form 10” that brokers should use to identify conflicts of interest that might sway the broker’s advice. This form will replace the multi-page version that’s widely used today. According to Carolyn Rogers, the Registrar of Mortgage Brokers at FICOM, “Most consumers will find the prescribed one-page Form 10 simpler to absorb than the multiple pages in READ MORE

New Capital Regs Coming This November
Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00
The cost of funding a mortgage is going up again, thanks to new federal regulations due this fall. Canada’s banking regulator (OSFI) announced Friday that it will “change” (read increase) regulatory capital requirements on mortgages. The rule change takes effect November 1, 2016, after a public comment period. “These updates will ensure that capital requirements remain prudent in periods where house prices are high relative to household income and/or house prices are increasing rapidly in nominal terms,” OSFI said in its announcement. The rules will force seven large banks to put aside more capital for mortgages in potentially overvalued cities. READ MORE

Mortgage Career: Nunavut Housing Corporation
Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00
Company: Nunavut Housing Corporation Position: Mortgage & Collections Officer Location: Iqaluit, NU Send resume to: www.gov.nu.ca/public-jobs Mortgage & Collections Officer Is your knowledge of collections and mortgages backed by experience in a financial setting such as a bank? Then, consider this term position (to March 31, 2018) with the Government of Nunavut. As a Mortgage and Collections Officer, you will be based in the Finance Division of the Nunavut Housing Corporation (NHC) Directorate in Iqaluit, NU. Reporting to the Manager, Mortgages and Collections, you will carry out a variety of duties that will have an impact on the Corporation’s district READ MORE