Flaherty Mortgage Rules

How Many Canadians Have Been Pushed Out Of The Housing Market?

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Ottawa's move to tighten Canada's mortgage rules a year ago helped cool down the country's real estate market by forcing some first-time hom...

Mortgage Brokers Accuse Flaherty Of Killing 190,000 Jobs

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada Business

The association that represents Canada’s mortgage brokers is expecting a major drop in real estate-related jobs, and it’s placing the blame square...

Daniel Tencer

Tories' Mortgage Rules Threaten Economy: Industry Group

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.19.2012 | Canada Business

Ever since Canada’s housing market began swooning earlier this year, mortgage brokers, bankers and real estate agents have been busy telling us that...

Flaherty: New Mortgage Rules Will Slow Economy, But It's Worth it

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - New mortgage rules to discourage homebuyers from borrowing too much could further dampen a fragile economy, but it's a risk worth taking, Fin...