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23 Oct 2014
Online lender adds free ‘value pack’ to home loans
Online lender loans.com.au has broken new ground with the launch of its ‘value pack’ that adds free property reports, fin...
30 Sep 2014
Online lender awarded cheapest home loan
Online lender Loans.com.au has Australia’s cheapest home loan according to 25,000 customers who voted in Mozo’s People’...
24 Aug 2016
Pepper sells $400m of home loans
Non-bank mortgage provider Pepper Group Limited has announced that it has agreed contractual terms on a whole loan sale trans...
25 Sep 2014
Putting investor home loan demand in context
The high level of investor loans being written are clearly on the Reserve Bank’s radar. ...
22 Jun 2017
Rates hikes driving home loans arrears: S&P
More and more households are falling behind on their mortgage repayments as a result of rising home loan interest rates. ...
31 Oct 2017
RBA: $1.4bn in home loan switching over September
Australians have switched approximately $59 billion worth of home lending from investor to owner-occupier mortgages since Ju...
9 Oct 2017
Realestate.com.au Home Loans hit the market
In what they have labelled an “Australian first”, NAB and realestate.com.au have combined searching for property and gett...
13 Sep 2016
Regional home loan arrears outpace cities
New research has revealed that the number of home loans in arrears in regional Australia is outstripping those in the country...
10 Mar 2016
Rising home loans to blame for declining affordability: REIA
New data has revealed a national decline in housing affordability over the December 2015 quarter. ...
28 Sep 2016
Satisfaction in big four banks' home loans drops
The satisfaction of mortgage customers of the big four banks has dropped, despite overall satisfaction improving over time, ...
13 Jun 2018
Sluggish investor activity driving home loan slump
Home loan demand has dropped for the fifth consecutive month, driven by a continual fall in investor lending activity, new AB...
18 Oct 2016
Suncorp Bank announces discounted home loan rates
The non-major bank has announced changes to its retail home lending special offers, improving variable discounts for new cust...
4 Jan 2017
Suncorp Bank hikes home loan and business rates
Suncorp has today announced it will increase its variable interest rates on new and existing owner-occupier home loans by 0.1...
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. ...
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...


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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