The major bank has said current trail and upfront structures are fair to brokers although some added transparency is required
The Khoury review has said banks should be obliged to let credit applicants check all information submitted prior to signing
The proposal would see banks waive the traditional mortgage deposit for first home buyers with a strong rental history
The affordability of Canberra and surrounds means it is highly attractive to SMSF buyers
Liberal MP John Anderson has admitted that negative gearing is pricing many first-home buyers out of the market.
A selection of major real estate players have questioned the decision of three major banks to stop lending to foreign property buyers.
An increased wariness of risky loans among lenders will mean borrowers must pay larger deposits, says Georgette Nicholas of insurers Genworth.
Dr. Mark Sinclair of Mentor Education believes that, as limited financial advisers, mortgage brokers should only study relevant subjects as part of a degree.
ANZ third-party leader Keiran Evans has left the bank, with Simone Tilley taking up the new role of Head of Broker Distribution.
A survey from Finder.com.au shows that the vast majority of industry experts does not expect the RBA to lower its cash rate from 2%.