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Edison Financial VP on the crucial lessons he's learned

355: Bekim Merdita from Edison Financial on Their Rocket-Like Growth in the Canadian Mortgage Space ... Listen Now

January 4, 2022

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Edison Financial VP on the crucial lessons he's learned

Bekim Merdita (pictured), vice president of sales and business development at Edison Financial, has seen his nearly full decade of experience in the mortgage space bolstered by major positions in leading industry ... Read Full Article

December 22, 2021

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Why Windsor?

A lot of people have asked me that question over the past year, given that I live in Vancouver, while building Edison Financial with its headquarters in Windsor. There are many reasons we chose the city as our home base and below are ... Read Full Article

November 3, 2021

How Windsor-based Edison Financial became one of Canada’s top mortgage brokerages in less than two years

The company had only 10 team members when the pandemic hit. Today it’s on track to reach $1 billion in annual loan origination by the end of the year ... Read Full Article

September 7, 2021

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Edison Financial announces expansion into third province

Digital mortgage brokerage Edison Financial has announced that it will be expanding into Alberta, the third province in which it will be operating after Ontario and British Columbia ... Read Full Article

August 26, 2021

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Edison Financial welcomes staff into downtown offices after pandemic-year growth

At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Windsor-based online mortgage firm Edison Financial had just launched with about 10 employees. More than a year later, the company has grown to around 70 employees ... Read Full Article

July 29, 2021


Housing market continues to moderate in June

OTTAWA, ON, July 15, 2021 /CNW/ - Statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were down between May and June 2021 ... Read Full Article

July 25, 2021


CREA Updates Resale Housing Market Forecast - Housing activity forecast to continue easing over the second half of 2021 and into 2022

OTTAWA, ON, June 15, 2021 /CNW/ - The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) has updated its forecast for home sales activity via the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) Systems of Canadian real estate boards and associations ... Read Full Article

June 16, 2021

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President on leading an innovation-driven brokerage

Playing a central role in some of the most innovative players in the Canadian mortgage space has taught Hashem Aboulhosn (pictured), president and founder of Edison Financial, a unique approach ... Read Full Article

June 9, 2021

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Latest National Housing Data Confirms Market is Taking its Foot Off the Pedal

Following months of rapid-fire activity, Canada’s red-hot housing market finally showed signs of cooling in April, as home sales fell 12.5% from the all-time record high set in March ... Read Full Article

May 17, 2021

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Goodbye Cold Weather, Hello Hot Real Estate Market

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April 26, 2021

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Canadian Home Sales Just Marked Highest-Ever Activity Levels in History

To put it simply: Canada’s housing market was on fire in March, with home sales setting a new all-time record to mark the highest level of activity of any month — not just any March, but any month — in history ... Read Full Article

April 15, 2021

CMP recognizes 53 mortgage professionals who survived the twists and turns of 2020, turning difficult situations into extraordinary opportunities.

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February 9, 2021

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Windsor-Detroit economic partnership offers 'compelling offer to the rest of the world'

WINDSOR, ONT. -- An economic diversification report going before Windsor city council Monday stressed the importance of its geography in creating new economic opportunities in the city ... Read Full Article

February 3, 2021

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Edison Financial looking to double Windsor workforce by year's end

Despite the stormy economic seas created by the COVID-19 pandemic, locally-based online mortgage firm Edison Financial expects to see a doubling of its workforce by year’s end ... Read Full Article

February 1, 2021

Online mortgage firm Edison Financial puts down roots in Windsor

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Edison Financial has planted roots in Windsor and launched its online mortgage service with big plans and a big backer ... Read Full Article

May 1, 2020


Digital mortgage startup Edison Financial has raised an undisclosed seed round from Rock Holdings, the parent company of United States-based Quicken Loans. ... Read Full Article

January 30, 2020

Edison Financial Announces Seed Financing for New Digital Mortgage Startup in Windsor

WINDSOR, Ontario, Jan. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The city of Windsor will soon welcome an exciting new fintech startup, as former Lendesk Technologies Chief Financial Officer Hash Aboulhosn today announced ... Read Full Article

January 29, 2020