Breaking news

  • FBAA kicks off inaugural convention by Adam Smith

    The FBAA has kicked off its inaugural conference in Sydney with a Liberal senator arguing for deregulation of the industry

  • Sidelined FHBs coming back in Queensland by Adam Smith

    First homebuyers are returning to the Queensland market after spending the last two years "waiting on the sidelines"

  • NSW budget could penalise some buyers by Adam Smith

    While homebuilders have praised the NSW government's concessions to first homebuyers, a leading mortgage broker has claimed the proposals could actually hold buyers back

  • Exit fee ban a clear failure: MFAA by Adam Smith

    The government's exit fee ban has done nothing to encourage lender competition according to one industry figure

  • Lenders dragging feet on rate moves by Adam Smith

    Lenders are passing on a higher proportion of the RBA's cut than last month, but many are still dragging their feet on dropping rates

  • Low rates paying off with investors by Adam Smith

    Lower interest rates are finally awakening buyers, with the majority looking to invest in property over the coming 12 months