The FBAA has raised concerns at a Senate inquiry about lenders linking broker accreditation to a set number of loans written
Inconsistency among broker vetting by the banks could put lenders at financial risk, says one credit expert
The regulator has suggested lenders create more efficient systems to collate data on broker loans and commissions
Higher rates and tighter lending standards at a time of sky-high household debt could have unforeseen ramifications
Analysis suggests the major banks will not increase lending rates to maintain high profits, yet consumers will likely pay in other ways, says one mortgage broker.
Financial qualifications must make a firmer distinction between comprehensive and limited advisers, says education mentor.
A report from the Property Council of Australia suggests local councils are sitting on a range of under-utilised sites that could help with Australia's housing crisis.
An independent think tank is urging for change to negative gearing and capital gains tax, which will affect brokers.
Online mortgage broker marketplace Hashching is set to become a more influential player as a result of a $1 million investment.
AMP chairman Simon McKeon has announced his retirement, with John Palmer to temporarily fill his shoes.