New controls on foreign investment 'counterproductive', says property lobby
The Property Council of Australia has come out and said that introducing new controls on foreign investment would be “counterproductive”
Culture of generosity
1st Street Home Loans director Jeremy Fisher and his team have introduced a new philanthropic mission at their brokerage, which allows them to fundraise and support several different local and national not-for-profit organisations.
The benefits of benchmarking
Clint Waters is the director of More Rosh & Waters, a boutique mortgage and finance broking company he co-established in 2005. Success in the broking industry for Waters is, simply, about simplicity.
Non-bank lender set to launch retail financial planning arm
Mortgage House is set to further diversify into financial planning, with a plan to officially launch their retail financial planning arm – Financial Planning Wealth – next month
Brokers on Non-majors 2014
For the second year, Australian Broker has run its Brokers on Non-majors survey, polling brokers on all aspects of the non-major lenders’ service proposition. The results saw some new lenders moving into leading positions, but one thing remained unchanged: for the second year in a row, Macquarie ran away with the competition
LVR caps could have 'perverse outcomes' on property market, says property lobby
Property lobby has warned the Reserve Bank to be cautious about introducing macro-prudential reforms in response to the surging property market