Mortgage specialists and brokers with extensive referral networks are among the most desired professionals in the banking sector.
The mortgage broking industry’s peak body has taken issue with an opinion piece in a national newspaper it claims featured incorrect information about broker commissions.
A mainstream media figure has argued that banks and brokers must restore clarity on repayment responsibilities in light of a recent third-party scandal.
The latest housing finance figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics indicate activity is moderating across the market.
Westpac is confident that home building approvals will remain at historically high levels despite predictions of a retracement in the coming months.
Third-party heavyweight Steven Heavey has been hired to fill the newly-created position of general manager of strategy at mortgage aggregator Connective.
Mortgage Choice’s outgoing boss has revealed that he has already been headhunted as he searches for his next leadership position.
Accountants and consumers have joined mortgage brokers in opposing the Financial System Inquiry’s attack on SMSF borrowing.
Centrepoint Alliance has announced the appointment of finance veteran John Cowan as its new chief financial officer.
Non-bank lending has fallen to its lowest levels in nine years and is now almost 19 per cent below its pre-GFC peak.