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  • Off the cuff: Kathy Cummings by BN

    CBA's top mortgage boss told Australian Broker about her days as a taxi driver and a few things more...

  • 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.

  • Westpac cuts LVR for new bank clients by BN

    Westpac has cut its maximum LVR for new borrowers who are not already a client of the bank.

  • ACCC backs MFAA disciplinary procedures by BN

    The disciplinary rules which allow the MFAA to suspend and expel members for misconduct have received the backing of the government's competition watchdog

  • Mortgage relief plan could land Australia in crisis by BN

    Australia could be headed towards a US-style crisis due to the Prime Minister's "unemployment bail out plan", says managing director of Wilson National, Geoff Wilson.

  • RAMS one month behind on deals by BN

    The mortgage processing crisis currently crippling brokers appears to be getting worse after a RAMS BDM revealed they are a full month behind on assessing deals.