Total commissions paid to mortgage brokers in Australia pushed past $1.1bn in the year to August thanks to growing broker market share, rising loan values and tweaks to commission structures
Sydney is among the world’s cities most at risk of a housing bubble according to research from global investment bank UBS.
Industry super fund-owned bank ME remains on a strong growth path, with the non-major lender announcing a healthy profit increase across the 2016 financial year
New analysis shows nearly one in 10 properties resold in the June quarter resulted in a loss.
Sydney’s rental market remains one of the tightest in the nation, with figures showing rental accommodation became harder to come by in August
Former MFAA chief executive Siobhan Hayden believes her decision to join the advisory board of fintech platform HashChing is one that will see her join an organisation that will be at the forefront of the industry’s digital evolution
The Australian Securities & Investment Commission (ASIC) has handed Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) four infringement notices totalling $180,000 in relation to breaches of responsible lending laws
The MFAA is aiming to help inexperienced brokers via a new partnership with real estate data provider CoreLogic
The 12 months to the end of June have seen a significant divergence in the performance of land prices between capital city and regional markets
Non-bank lender Firstmac has launched a new system that will allow brokers to become accredited with them in minutes.