Analysis has shown average variable rates changed significantly last financial year
This comes in response to a company encouraging people to "broker your own loan"
"People are taking longer to buy than they did 18 months ago, but they are buying"
"At the bank I felt more like a sales person than someone who could find the right solution"
The bank executive was a vocal advocate of the broking industry
The aggregator identified growing its white label products as a way of capturing more of the broker market
In a submission to the royal commission, the group said some lending practices have fallen below community expectations
Broker associations believe there is no cause for concern as royal commission sets its first hearing
The lender has dropped its home loan rates by as much as 75 basis points
The average loan size has increased by about a quarter in the last five years