If lenders opt to pay lower commissions, one major franchise could be heavily impacted due to its remuneration model
The major lender has chosen to once more accept refinancing applications for P&I loans following APRA’s tighter IO guidelines
The non-bank’s third transaction in the past 12 months correlates with a growing market presence for the firm
The second tier bank wants to become the intermediated bank of choice with brokers and financial advisers
The industry bodies have put the onus back on brokers to perform due diligence before entering any agreement after a banned trail book buyer was linked to the latest scam attempting to dupe brokers.
A non-bank lender has revealed significant changes to its broker commission structure, while hinting at upcoming rate cuts.
A real estate body has rejected claims by the NSW government that 2013 was a 'bumper year for first homebuyers of new homes' in NSW, and called for more to be done to help first homebuyers enter the market.
A global housing affordability report has ranked Australian cities amongst the most unaffordable in the world.
A home loans franchise has seen a steady increase in women joining its network as they look for work-life balance and a flexible work environment.
A partnership between a real estate agency and an aggregator has continued its expansion in 2014 with the recruitment of two new brokers.