Loan Market news

  • 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

  • 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

  • Insider: MasterChef serves up disappointment by BN

    The show has come off the boil a bit in recent seasons, and Insider will need to search the off-cuts pile for the MasterChef he expected to see

  • Brokers anticipate RBA inaction by Adam Smith

    Brokers are sceptical that the RBA will take action when it meets today

  • Loan Market: RBA moved too soon by BN

    Loan Market Group has slammed the RBA for lifting interest rates today, saying it has put "a healthy housing market in jeopardy".

  • Confusion reigns over fate of boosted FHOG by BN

    Yesterday the prime minister indicated the boosted first home owners grant would not be extended beyond the 30 June. Today, reports in the Daily Telegraph and Herald Sun suggested it would be extended when the Budget is announced on 12 May.