Breaking news

  • YBR signs media deal by Calida Smylie

    YBR has increased its debt facility to help pay off acquisitions, and has signed a deal with a media company which will allow it – and its brokers – to access cut-rate advertising

  • Board appointment for equity participation aggregator by AB

    A mortgage industry veteran has just been appointed to the board of aggregator Custom Equity Group

  • Pain and gain in the re-sale stakes by AB

    Lifestyle properties are faring badly in the re-sale stakes – but overall most Australians selling residential property are making a pretty packet

  • Shoddy audits contributed to mortgage firm's collapse by Calida Smylie

    The chief auditor at a collapsed mortgage financing firm has been banned for not applying 'professional scepticism' to loans received

  • Facebook floats live mortgage chats by Calida Smylie

    Future plans for Facebook’s world domination may mean live mortgage chats with home loan advisers, according to the social networking site’s Australian CEO

  • Comment of the Week goes to... by AB

    A topic which got brokers heated last week was on mentoring – more specifically, mentors charging ‘exorbitant amounts’ for their services to new brokers