Fergal McAlinden

Fergal McAlinden

Fergal McAlinden is North America news editor at Mortgage Professional America and Canadian Mortgage Professional, where he reports on the US and Canadian mortgage and housing markets. Fergal joined the company in 2021, and previously worked as a reporter for a B2B industry publication in Toronto and in various freelance roles. He holds a First-Class Honours degree in Journalism.

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How are precon buyers coping with lower appraisals at closing?

Market volatility has had a huge impact

How are precon buyers coping with lower appraisals at closing?

Gifted downpayments in Canada – when are they a good idea for your clients?

Family assistance increasingly common for first-time buyers

Gifted downpayments in Canada – when are they a good idea for your clients?

What do latest Canada and US inflation trends mean for interest rates?

Inflation is ticking lower on both sides of the border

What do latest Canada and US inflation trends mean for interest rates?

Canada inflation continues to cool

What does the latest reading mean for the BoC's next decision?

Canada inflation continues to cool

Canada housing starts – pace slows again

Starts are also expected to slow for the rest of 2024

Canada housing starts – pace slows again

Toronto's housing market – what does the flood of new listings mean?

Available supply spiked in the GTA last month

Toronto's housing market – what does the flood of new listings mean?

Bank of Canada reveals latest inflation expectations

What do consumer, business sentiment mean for a possible rate cut?

Bank of Canada reveals latest inflation expectations

BC housing market continues muted performance

June activity remains well below historical average

BC housing market continues muted performance

National home sales pick up in June

Is Canada's housing market turning a corner?

National home sales pick up in June

Are mortgage borrowers gravitating towards brokers at renewal time?

Homeowners appear to be increasingly looking around for the best option

Are mortgage borrowers gravitating towards brokers at renewal time?