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
After lagging behind Sydney and Melbourne last year, Brisbane is well-placed to grab pole position as the nation's strongest property market in 2014, say analysts.
New home sales have reached the highest growth rate in nearly three years.
Foreign investment in Australian property continues to grow as China faces a record drop in new credit levels.
Average household wealth hit record figures in 2013, and is expected to surpass the $1m mark by early 2017.
Employment in real estate, credit and advisory roles is set to grow significantly in the coming decade, according to the latest figures.
The MFAA is drafting a submission to the Victorian government following proposed changes the industry body claims disadvantage the broker channel.