The weekly round-up of the biggest news stories from across Momentum Media’s property titles for the week ending 19 March.
Welcome to The Adviser’s weekly round-up of the headline stories and news that’s important not only for the real estate sector, but also for the state of property in Australia more broadly.
To compile this list, not only do we consider the week’s most-read stories and the news that matters to you, but we curate it to include stories from our sister brands that also have an impact on the Australian property landscape.
The major bank has announced its new executive, broker distribution, filling the void left by the departure of Steve Kane.
While welcoming the Senate committee’s position on removing RLOs and extending BID, the managing director of the FBAA has raised “strong reservations” with how ASIC would regulate the industry moving forward.
More than $69 billion of new residential loans at the banks were originated by the third-party channel in the December 2020 quarter, new APRA stats show.
Several MPs went head-to-head at the second reading debate in the Houses of Parliament, with members of the Opposition particularly concerned over the impact of the repeal of responsible lending laws.
An independent Queensland agency that’s survived a world war, recessions and now a pandemic, has made the decision to align itself with one of Australia’s most well-known real estate brands.
New research has identified the top 10 Australian cities foreign property buyers have their eye on.
Just two months after revealing its members had banded together to buy in to the business, a NSW boutique real estate network has announced a new-look board.
Even though they are at the helm of one of Australia’s most successful real estate offices, these business owners have never hung up their agent caps.
The Property Council of Western Australia is demanding government support to reactivate Perth’s reputation as a university city, with the aim to revitalise the CBD and progress the overall recovery of the state’s economy.
Owning an investment property is far from “rosy”, an expert has explained, noting that strategic patience is a key component of investing.
The non-bank lender has revealed it will expand its product and c...
The major bank saw a 45 per cent increase in mortgage application...
The non-major bank has reduced variable rates by up to 20 basis p...