The major bank has introduced new conditions for borrowers seeking finance for off-the-plan apartments
The build in momentum comes amidst solid growth in broker originated loans in both metro and regional areas
The regulator has said it will send out undercover investigators in a planned probe against self-managed super funds
The drop in index points for house price expectations indicates a shaky start for the 2017 housing market
A major mortgage franchise has called on the government to introduce a raft of changes incorporating ASIC’s mandate, financial literacy and home loan advertisements, in order to improve the country’s financial system.
As of this week Australian banks will be accountable to a new code designed to improve the rights for their customers.
A broker who has gained over 16,000 followers and over 4,000 leads from Facebook in less than three years has said others in the industry lack strategy when it comes to social media.
Second-tier banks have refuted claims from brokers that there is a lack of flexibility and product innovation amongst the non-majors.
Two more lenders have joined the recent bevy of rate cuts, upping the anti in the fight for market share.
ASIC has been busy over the past six months cracking down on those in the financial services industry - and brokers have been in the spotlight.