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Home loan

8 Nov 2018
Suncorp’s home loan portfolio up by $2bn
The non-major bank’s mortgage book has increased by 4.5 per cent in the year to 30 September 2018. ...
31 Oct 2019
Taking out a home loan triggers super engagement
A new industry report has found that Australians who sign up for a new residential mortgage increase engagement with their su...
14 Jun 2019
TMB expands home loan offering to investors
The mutual bank has announced the introduction of a new investment home loan product. ...
22 Aug 2016
Virgin Money doubles home loan rewards
Virgin Money has announced that it is doubling the number of Velocity Frequent Flyer Points new borrowers can earn at settlem...
10 Oct 2016
Virgin Money home loans boost challenger bank profits
The CEO of Bank of Queensland has said that its Virgin Money Reward Me home loan product has driven a surge in mortgage appli...
26 Mar 2015
Virgin to relaunch home loans
The owner of Virgin Money Australia has announced that the group will relaunch mortgages within 12 months. ...
28 Oct 2016
Warning over 'profit destructive' home loan
As Australia considers introducing ’rate tracker’ mortgages, one industry veteran has highlighted how the popular home l...
29 Aug 2018
Westpac hikes home loan rates
Westpac has announced rate increases to all of its variable home loan offerings, making it the first big four bank to adjust...
11 Apr 2019
Westpac reprices home loans
The major lender has announced mortgage rate changes for both owner-occupied and investment home loans. ...
10 Jul 2019
Westpac to remediate 40,000 home loan customers
The major bank will remediate customers that, as a result of a processing error, have been overcharged interest on their home...
14 Apr 2016
Westpac transforms home loan book
The composition of Westpac’s mortgage portfolio has undergone a significant change over the last 12 months compared to its...


all very good in theory but i can't see any 'new entrants' dislodging the stranglehold the majors have on this market. its hardwired into the Australian psyche that you get a home loan from a big 4 ba...
Brisbane Broker
Thomas,I also have a fee for service financial planning business. These are two different industries and should be treated as such. I agree, fee for service in financial advice makes sense. The comm.....home loan transaction. You are comparing apples with oranges.

A customer walks into a bank and gets an off the shelf home loan. The bank pays the originating staff member a weekly wage PLUS performance bonuses if that staff member happens to exceed target for th...
A financial planner who looked through our client templates the other day commented how shocked he was that we are so transparent with our disclosure of commissions but very few clients have ever comm.....home loan is suitable to their circumstances? Fee-for-service has removed access to good financial ...

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