Globe and Mail: B.C. government office proposes more oversight of mortgage brokers

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April 19, 2016 | Mike Hager

Quoted from the article:

Vancouver MLA David Eby, opposition housing critic, said mortgage brokers provide great advice to consumers and are an integral part of the housing system, but brokers should not view the Real Estate Council as a model regulator.

“It’s been an ongoing disaster for consumers and it has dragged the reputation of hard-working realtors through the mud,”) Mr. Eby said. “No politician has any appetite for increasing the self regulation of any aspect of the real estate industry right now.”)

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