Opinion: Chinese investors taking over Australian property market - fact, or fearmongering?
SQM Research founder, Louis Christopher, says many Australians are fearful of a Chinese 'takeover' of the housing market - but are these fears based on fact or hearsay?
Non-major launches SMSF product
One non-major lender has just announced the launch of an SMSF product at 5.6%
FBAA unveils industry-first smartphone app
The FBAA has released an industry-first smartphone app, which can be used by both brokers and their clients
LMI provider develops online 'toolkit' to help brokers, borrowers understand the product
A major LMI provider has developed on online 'toolkit' to help brokers, lenders and borrowers better understand what LMI is and how it works
Landlord finds dope operation, gets arrested for mortgage fraud
A Melbourne landlord who called police after finding a marijuana operation in his tenanted property instead found himself under arrest for fraudulently obtaining a mortgage
'We hope it's enough': State unveils massive $30,000 first home grant
In an effort to kick-start its tepid local housing market, one Australian state is now offering a $30,000 grant to first home buyers