Breaking news

  • Major bank hikes mortgage rates

    The major bank has increased rates on fixed term owner occupied and investment loans by up to 65 basis points

  • Cash rate widely predicted to hold

    With the RBA going into their monthly board meeting tomorrow, many are predicting an outcome that will see the cash rate left at 1.5% well into 2017

  • ABA comes to aid of stressed borrowers by Adam Smith

    Homeowners in financial stress are receiving advice from what may seem an unlikely source: the Australian Bankers' Association

  • Credit appetite rumbling, but mortgages off the menu by Adam Smith

    Consumer credit demand has taken a turn upward, but mortgage demand remains weak

  • 1300 to become top advertiser by Ben Abbott,BN

    John Kolenda has stated his 1300 Home Loan business will be among the top advertisers in the mortgage category, once its advertising campaign is launched early in the new year

  • Help is at hand by Adam Smith

    Your customer relationship management (CRM) system could be the secret weapon your business needs – if only you could figure out how to use it. MPA asks IT professionals about the biggest mistakes brokers make when it comes to utilising their systems

  • Private & confidential by Adam Smith

    Mortgage brokers handle an incredible amount of private client information, but are you taking the necessary precautions to ensure that information is safe?

  • Competition heats up for top honours at Australian Mortgage Awards by BN

    A record number of nominations have been received for the Australian Mortgage Awards (AMAs)