February 24, 2017

Mortgage giant to grow broker numbers by 40%

An ASX-listed mortgage group has revealed that it is looking to expand its broker presence, with capacity to increase its broker franchise footprint from 425 to 594 in the near future.
February 23, 2017

APRA announces fresh guidance on mortgage lending

The prudential regulator has today updated its expectations for sound residential mortgage lending for Australian banks. APRA released for consultation a revised draft of Prudential Practice Guide APG 223 Residential Mortgage Lending in October 2016 […]
January 13, 2017

Outlook for property sector optimistic for 2017

The latest ANZ-Property Council survey has revealed that sentiment in the property sector has risen to a two-year high, supported by stronger expectations of economic growth and capital values.
January 11, 2017

Increasing job demand for brokers and BDMs

Mortgage brokers, broker business development managers and consumer lending BDMs — particularly those with strong referral networks and broker relations — are in increasing demand, according to a recruitment agency.
January 9, 2017

Make sure you’ve read these 27 important finance books

“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t read all the time — none,” Berkshire Hathaway vice chairman Charlie Munger once said. With that in […]