AB issue 14.15

by 21 Aug 2017

John Manciameli
Broker John Manciameli’s new company, Slipstream, is Australia’s first independent aggregator dedicated to helping brokers diversify into the investment property market and tap into a lucrative revenue stream by assisting clients in achieving their property aspirations

APRA’S expanded powers
The government is calling for public feedback on proposed legislation that would give the regulator greater power over non-banks 

Commercial Lending special feature
Four commercial lenders explain how brokers have the existing skills – and customer base – to succeed in this rewarding market space

Fourth time’s the charm
Peter Ellis, founder of Lending Mate, on how he helped a couple who had been declined by three lenders and had given up all hope of buying a new home

Boon and bane of Brisbane
Growth is limited due to high unit stock, but low prices maintain the appeal of Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast to Sydneysiders

Laying remuneration foundations 
The second joint industry forum has set the stage for further industry progress in responding to proposals of ASIC’s broker remuneration review

Crowdfunding - the future for investors? 
Pooled resources could help Australians enter the property investor market, new research by the University of South Australia shows