High household debt, including mortgage debt, can make the economy more vulnerable to disruptions, warns the Bank for International Settlements
Despite the slowdown in the city's real estate market, premium properties are still highly desired and are recording strong sales results
New research has also found that younger borrowers are more likely to opt for interest-only lending than older Aussies
Borrowers are spending less of their income on their mortgages as more first home buyers enter the market nationwide
The demand for fixed home loans have grown, now accounting for almost one in four mortgages written
Official figures show total new building approvals increased by 2.5% in July, bringing some relieving news to the property market
The chance of finding affordable housing in Australian capital cities is becoming almost impossible, data reveals
CBA says that mortgage brokers play a key role in ensuring a healthy and competitive market for consumers
Australia is amidst a severe property bubble and it can’t be ignored, warns Lindsay David, the author of Australia: Boom to Bust. But not everyone is worried.
As the deadline for second round submissions to the Financial Services Inquiry closed this week, small banks bound together in their fight for a “level playing field” in the mortgage lending market.