Mortgage Choice backs MFAA member "cull"
The MFAA's decision to end the memberships of 1,500 mortgage brokers who failed to obtain a Certificate IV qualification has the support of Mortgage Choice
Still room for part-time brokers - Citibank
There is still a place in the industry for part-time brokers, according to Citibank's head of mortgage distribution, Peter Hayward
Confusion reigns over fate of boosted FHOG
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.
ACCC backs MFAA disciplinary procedures
The disciplinary rules which allow the MFAA to suspend and expel members for misconduct have received the backing of the government's competition watchdog
MFAA president: Further cuts "inappropriate"
President of the MFAA, James Symond, has warned the banks that any further changes to commissions would be inappropriate and could kill off the industry.
Brokers working longer, harder
More than a quarter of mortgage brokers are willing to meet clients outside of regular business hours to fit in with their customers' schedules