Banks announce mortgage deferrals and other relief

Support is offered for both retail and business customers

45% of home loan borrowers still loyal to the big four

This is despite the same rules and protections for online lenders

4 in 10 homeowners planning to sell within 5 years

Westpac data has seen an 9% increase since late last year

Settlement delays common as property market surges

Contact your lender early, advises settlement agent Kylie Dillon

46% of experts label price growth ‘unsustainable’

Experts warn out-of-cycle mortgage rate increases can occur

Big four banks to be scrutinised by House Economics Committee

Executives from the big four will discuss the housing market

Australia’s housing boom so far: lending standards and the RBA

How have lending standards and the RBA reacted to the boom?

Westpac sells Lender Mortgage Insurance business

Arch, a Bermuda-based company, has purchased the business

Summarising the debate over lending laws

Many industry bodies and commentators have weighed in on the Government’s proposal