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“It’s still a humdrum outlook for the Canadian economy,” says Avery Shenfeld, Managing Director and Chief Economist, CIBC World Markets, “but we can blame the tepid global economy for part of that. The bright spot is that 2016 should be a bit better than 2015, as we move past the steepest declines in oil sector […]

MAC Rally of Hope – Raising Money for Canadian Cancer Society

Our amazing team of riders have officially finished their 10,000 kms in 12 days! They started in St. John’s, NF on July 19th and finished in Vancouver, BC on the 31st, stopping in six cities on the way. This is Mortgage Alliance’s 7th year riding across Canada to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society. […]

State of the Commercial Retail Market with Keith Watters

Keith Watters has been in the commercial mortgage business for many years. As an experienced agent, he is a great asset to the Mortgage Alliance Commercial team. Over the years Keith has been faced with almost every challenge possible when helping clients obtain financing.  As a mortgage broker, he gets to see all the action from […]

Mortgage Alliance Continues to Lead the Way in the Market

We would like to congratulate Michel Durand and our commercial team on winning the CMA’s Best Commercial Broker of the Year Award!! Michel Durand, is the President and principal broker of Mortgage Alliance Commercial as well as Co-Founder of Multi-Prêts Commercial. Michel and the Commercial team have vast experience in the commercial mortgage sector and their […]

Lenders Have Become Less Conservative

Interest rates are yet again at an all-time low, with credit unions like Meridian offering residential mortgage rates of as low as 1.49 per cent. Rates are even more attractive on the commercial side of mortgages. We can officially say the spring market is underway. In a recent interview with the Canadian Mortgage Professionals (CMP), […]

A Beacon Shines in the Commercial Mortgage Brokerage Industry

We are proud to announce that our very own Michel Durand has been nominated once again this year as the Best Commercial Mortgage Broker of the Year!! Michel, is the President and principal broker of Mortgage Alliance Commercial Canada (MACC), as well as Co-Founder of Multi-Prêts Commercial (MPC). Both entities service commercial mortgage brokerage needs […]

Out with the Old, in with the New!

Spring is near which means it’s time for spring cleaning! It’s time to get rid of the old mortgage and replace it with a better mortgage! Chances are your new mortgage will have better rates and terms which will save you money in the long run. Our aim here at Mortgage Alliance Commercial Canada (MACC) […]

Oldest rookie joins MACC!

Mortgage Alliance Commercial is pleased to announce that Keith Watters has joined the team!   Keith Daniel Watters is an Entrepreneur, Financier, Mortgage Agent, Investor, Lecturer and Author. Keith has been helping people finance their dreams since 1974. He also taught from 1978 to 1995, Understanding Mortgages and Real estate, How to buy Real estate […]

Global Economy Outlook

Just when you thought it was safe to get back into the pool…. Wednesday’s post-Fed minutes equity rally reversed sharply on Thursday as investors focused again on the outlook for the global economy.  ECB (European Central Bank) chief Mario Draghi added fuel to this week’s fire with a warning about the troubled euro zone.  Toss […]