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5 May 2022
ANZ confident its borrowers can afford rate rises
The majority of ANZ borrowers will be able to manage a rising interest rate environment, the chief executive of the major b...
5 May 2022
First home buyers ‘active’ during March
New housing loan commitments went up in the first quarter of 2022, driven by investor lending. ...
5 May 2022
Deposit Power appoints head of sales and business development
The bond provider has promoted Niraj Singh to lead the group’s business development team. ...
4 May 2022
All 4 major banks pass on rate rise to borrowers
Borrowers at the big four banks will see variable rates rise by 25 basis points, as the majors pass on the RBA’s full rate ...
4 May 2022
BNK reports near-record loan settlements
The ASX-listed non-major bank revealed the “second highest” number of residential loan applications since its offering, i...
4 May 2022
Victoria confirms $40m housing injection
The state’s government has promised almost $40 million in reforms and projects in its latest budget to improve housing supp...
3 May 2022
‘Now was the right time’: RBA raises cash rate
Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe has flagged more cash rate lifts are on the way, after the first in more than 10 years took...
3 May 2022
New mortgage lender launches rate-reducing home loan
OneTwo Home Loans, a new lender partnered by Lendi Group and 1835i, has launched into market with a mortgage that gives custo...
3 May 2022
Mortgages more affordable than renting: Great Southern Bank
The majority of Australians renting could be paying more than those with property loans, according to a new survey released b...
3 May 2022
Macquarie Bank mortgage market share gains rise
The lender had the largest rise in home loan market share over 2021 relative to its size, with its slice increasing by aroun...
3 May 2022
Home values stall amid rate hike fears
Australia’s home price growth has slumped, as higher inflation is expected to bring forward rate hikes. ...
2 May 2022
NAB enters enforceable undertaking over anti-money laundering controls
NAB has started calculating how much its enforceable undertaking will cost, after an AUSTRAC investigation found issues in ...
2 May 2022
Surging inflation to eat into housing market: CoreLogic
Amid a peak in inflation and a looming cash rate rise, mortgage demand and house prices are tipped to slide earlier than expe...
2 May 2022
ANZ home loan book continues to slide
While its big four rivals managed to grow their mortgage portfolios over March, ANZ’s total slipped by $82 million. ...
2 May 2022
RBNZ to plot out DTI restrictions framework
The Kiwi central bank has decided to form the ground rules for potential limits on debt-to-income ratios, after consulting wi...
2 May 2022
Nimo confirms CEO
A co-founder of digital lending platform Nimo Industries is set to head up the group, as it aims to snatch a larger portion o...
29 Apr 2022
Unit values up $5k in 1Q22
Despite the price gap between houses and units widening, driven by housing affordability and land scarcity in the big cities,...
29 Apr 2022
‘No choice’ for RBA: Industry tips May rate hike
Mortgage industry players have said the pressure is on for an imminent cash rate rise, as inflation has rocketed to a 20-year...
29 Apr 2022
Capital city house price growth drops 90%: Domain
Housing value growth across Australia’s capitals hit a handbrake over the March quarter, echoing calls that the country’s...
29 Apr 2022
CBA announces new low rate, green home loan
The major bank has followed the recent trend set by lenders outside the big four, unveiling a new product for sustainable res...

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