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Sam Nichols

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Sam Nichols is a journalist at The Adviser and Mortgage Business. His reporting has featured in a range of outlets including ABC News, SBS' The Feed, and VICE.

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NSW stamp duty growth soars above house prices

Over the past 20 years, stamp duty growth across the state has surged above that of housing, according to a new Domain a...READ MORE

AMP boosts digital footprint in bid to slim turnarounds

The non-major bank has continued its recent technological trajectory, confirming a partnership with NextGen to introduce...READ MORE

Nano expands digital loan offering

Nano has expanded its digital home loan offering to home buyers and investors, as well as refinancers. READ MORE

ANZ Institutional confirms executive leadership additions

The banking group has named two executives to oversee its commodities and environmental markets as it aims to expand its...READ MORE

Home prices fall at fastest rate in over 30 years

Australia’s housing boom has crashed into the wall, with a new PropTrack analysis suggesting that growth has dropped t...READ MORE

NHFIC names 5 new lenders to FHLDS

The housing corporation has confirmed that five more non-major lenders will be able to offer the Australian government...READ MORE

New home loans sink across board over April: ABS

Owner-occupier and investor loan commitments fell over the month, affirming earlier predictions of a cooling housing ma...READ MORE

Only ⅓ of Australians across credit score: SocietyOne

The vast majority of the country is unaware of its financial standing, according to new data by the online lender. ...READ MORE

CBA tips capital city housing to dive over 2023

The major bank has updated its Australian property forecast, stating that homes across the country’s capitals will fal...READ MORE
Andrew Dixson

Heartland completes StockCo Australia acquisition

The reverse mortgage provider has confirmed its $154.4 million purchase of the agri lender, expanding its overall presen...READ MORE

Housing values sink for 1st time since 2020

Australia’s housing boom is on track to end, with new CoreLogic data suggesting prices have fallen for the first time...READ MORE

RBNZ begins first 5-year remit review

The New Zealand central bank has confirmed it has commenced its five-yearly review of its monetary policy remit. ...READ MORE

Dwelling approvals plummet in the wake of HomeBuilder

Approved residential dwellings have trended downwards over April, sinking by more than 32 per cent in the 12 months sinc...READ MORE

Tasmanian budget reveals greater investment to FHB, supply schemes

The state’s Treasurer has unveiled his government’s vision for housing across Tasmania, pledging further support to ...READ MORE
Scott Butterworth

PEXA Group to acquire 25% of AI start-up

The platform exchange group has confirmed that it is set to secure up to a quarter of the consumer-focused artificial in...READ MORE


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