Dalia Barsoum, Streetwise Mortgages (Canada)
Company: Streetwise Mortgages
Job title: Principal broker/owner
Dalia Barsoum is an award-winning mortgage broker and finance advisor with more than 20 years of experience in the banking sector. Recently, she was included in CMP’s Hot List 2019 and its Top 75 Brokers list. She was also named in the CMP Women of Influence list in 2018. A thought leader on the topics of income property financing and optimizing capital and financing to acquire a portfolio of properties, Barsoum is a fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers Association and the author of Canadian Real Estate Investor Financing: 7 Secrets to Getting All the Money You Want. In 2011, she launched Streetwise Mortgages, a boutique brokerage that specializes in servicing real estate investors and self-employed clients. In recent years, Barsoum partnered with fellow industry practitioners to launch the non-profit Property Investment Professionals of Canada, with the mandate of advancing and elevating the advisory standards of property investing for Canadians. Barsoum also participates in various charity initiatives, including 100 Brokers Who Care.