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19 Apr 2016
RBA sounds alarm on housing risks
The Reserve Bank of Australia has issued a fresh warning over the “ongoing risk” in the real estate market and called fo...
19 Oct 2015
RBA sounds alarm over off-the-plan properties
The Reserve Bank of Australia has warned that settlement risk on apartments purchased off-the-plan may have increased as a di...
10 Jun 2014
RBA spotlight on predatory lending
Australian lenders have been quick to defend non-conforming loans, as the RBA emphasises the danger of a rise in predatory le...
24 Mar 2015
RBA stability review expected to flag housing concerns
The Reserve Bank of Australia’s six-monthly Financial Stability Review is expected to highlight again the risks in the hous...
24 Apr 2017
RBA still anxious about housing credit
Bank lending to property investors has increased steadily since early 2016 despite efforts to tighten lending standards, says...
9 Feb 2015
RBA suggests more rate cuts
The Reserve Bank’s statement on monetary policy for February suggests the cash rate is still not low enough. ...
23 Mar 2018
RBA supports ‘crucial’ duty of care obligations for brokers
Conflict of interest disclosure should apply to “all brokers”, the central bank has noted in support of Productivity Comm...
1 Nov 2016
RBA tipped to ‘sit tight’ on rate today
The Reserve Bank of Australia is likely to leave the official cash rate on hold today after last week’s inflation figures c...
2 Mar 2016
RBA tipped to cut rates this year
Industry leaders believe a rate cut is on the cards, despite the Reserve Bank of Australia’s decision to keep the cash rate...
9 Feb 2017
RBA tipped to emphasise ongoing low inflation
ANZ expects tomorrow’s Statement of Monetary Policy by the Reserve Bank of Australia to highlight that while Australia’s ...
7 Feb 2017
RBA tipped to hold rates today
The Reserve Bank of Australia is expected to hold the cash rate steady at 1.5 per cent at its board meeting today while retai...
4 Apr 2017
RBA tipped to hold rates today
The Reserve Bank is likely to keep the official cost of borrowing at its record low of 1.5 per cent when it meets today, acco...
2 Jun 2015
RBA tipped to stand still on cash rate
Experts unanimously agree that the Reserve Bank of Australia will leave the cash rate on hold at today’s monthly board meet...
19 Feb 2015
RBA to assess impact of APRA lending guidance
The Reserve Bank of Australia has emphasised its “careful monitoring” of the Australian lending landscape by assessing th...
17 Oct 2017
RBA to begin ‘top-down’ stress testing
The Reserve Bank of Australia has announced that it will conduct a series of “top-down” stress tests on Australia’s ban...
29 Sep 2015
RBA to cut cash rate to 1.5%, says ANZ
ANZ expects the Reserve Bank to reduce the cash rate by a further 50 basis points next year, taking it to 1.5 per cent. ...
3 Mar 2015
RBA to cut cash rate today
One major bank's chief economist is confident the RBA will lower the official cash rate later today after he correctly foreca...
2 Oct 2018
RBA to hold off on rate change, economists predict
Economists have unanimously predicted a rate a hold from the central bank, with above-trend economic growth offsetting concer...
1 Mar 2016
RBA to leave rates unchanged today
Experts have come to a unanimous agreement that the official cash rate will be left on hold at the Reserve Bank of Australia'...
3 Jan 2018
RBA to lift rates by mid-year: HSBC
Strong economic growth and improvements in the mining sector should see the Reserve Bank begin lifting the official cash rate...


I'm pretty concerned about investor activity right now and its impact on housing prices. Yes, banks have relaxed lending criteria, making it easier to get money but the impact Ive seen already in inve.....rba needs to get the nest year or so right otherwise well be in trouble.

Any out-of-cycle downward cut to variable rates has to be minor and more likely an adjustment to previous rate cuts that were not fully passed on. The RBA's cash rate determines a benchmark for margin.....rba's cash rate determines a benchmark for margins, and while some lenders may take a hit on their m...
I dont know of any bank that has lifted their reverse mortgage interest rates out of line with any RBA movements. What the hell are they talking about?.....rba movements. What the hell are they talking about?

Such garbage... CHOICE is the most corrupt organisation in Australia, and only recommend businesses, companies, people that benefit themselves. The only conflict of interest via the commission syste...

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