I have been in the Financial Services industry for over 25 years. As the VP of Sales and Service at Mortgage Brokers Ottawa, my role is to provide leadership and direction to ensure that our excellent group of Mortgage Brokers and Agents have the tools and resources to do what they do best, give clients superior mortgage advice. I also assist our Partnership group in continuing to foster our relationships with external partners in the community.
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Real estate outlook lifts consumer confidence
Date Posted: April 23, 2014
The Bloomberg Nanos Confidence Index saw a significant increase this month, as Canadian home buyers return to the market and home sales started to rise.
Overall perception of a healthier economy and the value of real estate are said to have helped fuel the gain, with optimism about housing reaching a two year high.
Last week, the Bank of Canada once again kept the overnight lending rate at 1%, and reported that it continues to see a "gradual strengthening" of the economy.