Monthly Archives: April 2018

Home buyers increasingly flocking to brokers – The Adviser

As read in The Adviser online – Australians are increasingly seeking expertise from mortgage brokers when purchasing a property, new research has revealed. According to joint research from Mortgage Choice and CoreData published in their Evolving Great Australian Dream 2018 whitepaper, 28.2 per cent of Australians visited a mortgage broker when purchasing a home or investment property, […]

Banks urged to put ‘stronger focus’ on customers – Mortgagebusines online.

As read in mortgagebusiness online – The eighth and final report looking at the Banking Reform Program has been released, calling that a “stronger focus on customers and their individual circumstances needs to become an integral part of the way the banks do business”. The final report from “independent governance expert” and former auditor-general Ian McPhee AO outlines […]

Greens propose ‘People’s Bank’ for low interest loans – MortgageBusiness Online

As read in MortgageBusiness Online – The Greens have called for the establishment of a government-owned “People’s Bank” backed by the Reserve Bank of Australia. The leader of the non-major political party, Richard Di Natale, on Wednesday (4 April) advocated for the establishment of a nationalised, online People’s Bank that “injects real competition into the […]