Why 8Twelve?

We raise the bar on customer service, technology and our process.

A Solid Team

There isn’t a single member of our staff who doesn’t love what they do. And it shows. We’re excited to come to work, we believe in our process and we truly care about serving our clients. Bringing skill, intuitiveness and innovative thinking to the table, we work in a collaborative manner that makes everyone feel good. See what our people have to say about the 8Twelve work experience.

A Superior Customer Service Experience

At 8Twelve Mortgage, helping you accomplish your goals is our top priority. From the first time we connect, right through to the successful closing of your mortgage loan, we’re committed to demystifying the process, educating you, keeping you well informed, thinking creatively and developing solutions to suit your every need.

Don’t just take our word for it – check out what our clients have to say.


A Great Vision

We believe the mortgage industry is behind. Technologies haven’t been adopted the same way they have in other sectors. 8Twelve is here to change that. Constantly innovating and perfecting our operation, our technology and sales expertise comes together in perfect harmony to deliver a mortgage process that is no longer clunky and unnecessarily complicated.

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Achievements & Honour

Our COO Akber Abbas is part of the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) Technical Advisory Committee for Mortgage Brokering sector.

The Advisory Committee advises FSRA on enhancing its policy and supervisory approaches for the sector. This supports consumer protection, drive innovation and increase regulatory efficiency.

We Are Honoured To Be Canada’s Award Winning Leading Mortgage Brokerage


A Unique Foundation

Founding partners, Gary Fooks and Akber Abbas, have built a mortgage brokerage grounded in innovation and driven by technology. This translates into a process and service that is stable, sustainable, scalable.

Here’s what has happened since our inception:


The Beginning

Licensed in Ontario with 3 mortgage agents to kick off the 8T debut.


The Expansion

Licensing expands into British Columbia, and mortgage agents triple to 9.


Bright Future

Additional licenses are obtained in Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan with a mortgage agent team of 24. This is also the year we moved into a new, larger office of 8000 square feet (from 2500), and received two notable awards: Top Mortgage Workplace in 2020 and Top Brokerage of 2020.


Coast To Coast

Expanded to all major provinces to provide mortgage services to our clients. Won industry awards- Top Brokerage Award-CMP, Best Mortgage Employers- CMP and Top 75 Brokers CMP


We can help you get to where you want to go