Fresh insight into lending landscape
New ABS data reveals surprising subsection of lenders steadily claiming market share, among other trends
Regulator publishes Sonia priorities
The Financial Conduct Authority has published a set of priorities that it says needs to be taken into account regarding the switch from Libor to...
Connective reveals 2020 focus
Program crafted to help brokers cultivate mindset necessary to have a "prosperous year" ahead
London landlords face 30-week wait for repossession
London landlords who sought repossession of their properties in 2019 had to wait an average of 30 weeks from making a claim to the court issuing...
Major waives year of mortgage repayments
Big four bank will pay up to $1,200 a month per customer to service bushfire victim’s home loans
TMW cuts specialist product rates
The Mortgage Works has announced a series of rate reductions to products within its buy-to-let, let to buy and Houses in Multiple Occupancies...
Serviceability to suffer from bushfires
Report predicts increase in arrears and other “flow-on effects”, as industry continues to raise funds for victims
2020’s best mortgage administrator – month three
A few months ago, we introduced a new category for the 2020 Mortgage Strategy Awards – best mortgage administrator, sponsored by Pepper Money ....
Why the rise of alternative finance matters
Sector’s rapid growth forecasted to continue into 2020, setting off series of secondary developments
MBA: Jonathan Samuels, Octane Capital
Silos are traditionally associated with global conglomerates, companies so vast that whole divisions will often not communicate, or even not be...
Busting the “invalid myths” about FHB scheme
With one client already approved through the initiative, broker addresses and dismisses three major concerns
Scottish govt to provide short-term let regulation powers
Local authorities are to be given the ability to regulate short-term lets, such as AirBnB, where they decide this is in the interests of local...