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16 Jan 2015
Home loan arrears on the rise
A new report has revealed a slight increase in housing loan arrears during November 2014 for both prime and sub-prime residen...
10 Apr 2017
Home loan arrears rise in all states
The nationwide proportion of Australian residential mortgages exceeding 30 days in arrears has risen across all states in Aus...
11 Apr 2019
Home loan arrears rise nationwide
Delinquencies underlying Australia’s prime residential mortgage-backed securities increased in January, with regional bank...
21 Mar 2018
Home loan arrears spike in January
Mortgage arrears jumped by 23 basis points in January, according to the latest figures from Standard & Poor’s. ...
14 Apr 2016
Home loan demand bounces back
Fresh figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) show that demand for mortgages recovered in February after expe...
27 Jul 2016
Home loan demand continues to fall
New figures by Veda show that overall demand for home loans has declined for the fourth consecutive quarter, with only the AC...
14 Mar 2016
Home loan demand plummets for owner occupiers
New figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics show that the volume of new home loans for owner occupiers declined sign...
16 Feb 2016
Home loan demand surges
Demand for mortgages hit an eight-year high in December, according to new figures released by the Australian Bureau of Stati...
29 Sep 2016
Home loan growth drives 30% rise in ME profits
Industry super fund-owned bank ME has recorded a 29 per cent rise in underlying net profit, partly due to growth in its home ...
10 Jun 2015
Home loan market hits $1.39tn
The total value of outstanding home loans written by banks and ADIs has surged to an all-time record of $1.39 trillion, accor...
25 Oct 2018
Home loan platform appoints new CMO
An online mortgage origination platform has announced the appointment of a new chief marketing officer. ...
23 Apr 2015
Home loan rates down, credit card fees up
Average mortgage interest rates decreased across all categories during the second quarter of 2014/2015, while rates and fees ...
21 Jan 2019
Home loan rejection rate hits 40%
The home loan rejection rate is up 32 percentage points year-on-year in an environment of tightened lending standard, slowing...
2 Dec 2015
Home loan repricing ‘unsustainable’, says J.P. Morgan
A mortgage market analyst believes Australian banks will not be able to continue getting away with hiking their rates and wil...
13 Mar 2017
Home loan settlements surge 54% for challenger bank
A non-major bank has seen significant growth in mortgage settlements over the last six months of 2016, offsetting a fall in n...
10 Jun 2016
Home loan volumes ‘elevated by historic standards’
Recent ABS data reflects the healthy state of the Australian mortgage market, a senior economist says. ...
28 May 2014
Home loans 'not just a product': Sirianni
Home loans should be viewed as a vehicle through which borrowers can achieve their financial goals, and not just a product, a...
24 Apr 2017
Home loans in arrears fall unexpectedly
A recent report by a ratings agency has revealed the number of delinquent housing loans declined surprisingly in February, de...
13 Oct 2017
Hong Kong-backed lender launches home loans
A Melbourne-based broker part-owned by one of Hong Kong’s largest real estate players is eager to use the third-party chann...
12 Oct 2015
Household name to hit home loan market
An Australian challenger bank is preparing to launch a new range of home loan products under one of the most recognised brand...


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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