When Kirsty Dunphey, director of Launceston-based Up Loans, transitioned from a career in real estate to her own mortgage brokerage, she thought it would be a simple cross-step into a similar industry. But 'it was a steep learning curve,' she says, 'and one I'm still on!'
Despite the economic challenges we've seen during the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s still demand for residential and commercial finance. However, Jason Fallscheer says there are key aspects of the financing process that brokers need to ensure their clients understand, now more than ever
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Boasting enviable year-on-year mortgage growth of more than 130% in 2019, HSBC is expanding its footprint as one of Australia’s leading non-major banks. Just how has it managed such strong growth, and how has the broker network been key to the bank’s success?
At the risk of parroting a profoundly overused phrase, we’re facing unprecedented circumstances. In response, Chris Thomas, NAB’s general manager, commercial, says the bank is ready to play a ‘critical role’ in supporting its brokers and customers through the economic impact of COVID-19