Here’s a link to the article … oops. The article has since been removed by the Globe And Mail… If I locate it, I will update the link. Sorry for the inconvenience.
The article goes through the mortgage acquisition and procurement process through the eyes of a consumer who starts out looking for rates on the internet and ends up working with a mortgage broker to guide her through the process.
There is a lot of valuable information about mortgage hunting including different things you need to be thinking about including the considerations related to working directly through a mortgage lender or a mortgage broker.