The weekly round-up of the biggest news stories from across Momentum Media’s property titles from the week ending 3 December.
Welcome to The Adviser’s weekly round-up of the headline stories and news that are important not only for the mortgages 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 matter to you, but we curate it to include stories from our sister brands that also have an impact on the Australian property landscape.
Here are the biggest property stories of the week:
The Adviser’s Australian Broking Awards 2021 recognised the crème de la crème of the mortgage and finance broking industry.
Mortgage brokers wrote a record 67 per cent of all new residential home loans in the September quarter, according to MFAA data.
Higher risk lending could become less profitable for the banks, with new standards to require more capital set aside for interest-only and investor loans.
The corporate regulator is pursuing the bank for its acceptance of home loan referrals from unlicensed third parties, including real estate representatives.
Should real estate agents be considered as trusted advisers in the same vein as accountants, lawyers, mortgage brokers and financial planners? Tom Panos has weighed in.
The “existing arrangements” for broker remuneration would rem...
Record quarterly originations driven by strong broker flows and s...
The state government has pledged to develop a support package for...