Breaking news

  • Home lending gets pre-rate cut boost by Adam Smith

    Home lending has seen a slight improvement, but the housing industry is calling for more RBA cuts to lift the sector off the floor

  • 'Disgraceful' ACCC decision derided by Adam Smith

    An industry stakeholder has blasted the "disgraceful" ACCC decision allowing mandatory MFAA membership for some brokers, but claimed the broader market will not be affected

  • Watchdog vows serviceability review by Adam Smith

    The banking watchdog has vowed to review banks' serviceability standards to ensure credit policies aren't being unduly loosened

  • Game on: Talking footy with Firstmac and AFM by BN

    Footy season is here and the mortgage industry has put its bets on the teams that are likely to win more business, if not the league itself

  • Capital gain: Nairobi sure beats Sydney by BN

    Property investors looking for capital city price growth may have been better to look overseas last quarter - and Nairobi was a good bet

  • Late rate moves for two lenders by Adam Smith

    More lenders have announced late rate cut moves, but only two have passed on the RBA's full 50bp cut