A major bank has appointed a new head of mortgages who brings 20 years of experience in banking and financial services to the role.
It’s in raising the visibility of the profession to the consumer and the lifelong relationship value that will turn public opinion around, says an independent board member of the Professional Advisers Association.
A non-major bank has cut its special fixed rates across its one, two and three year terms.
Auckland house prices are predicted to continue their ascent, according to the latest Property Institute survey
The insurance sector has called on the government for more transparency in commission and incentive related disclosure to clients but a mortgage adviser says this is needed in the loan writing sector too
A Marlborough based adviser says home-buyers looking in regional areas are feeling the pressure of high property demand as fewer homes are for sale nationwide.
A cut to the official cash rate may spur worries of stoking an already over-heated housing market, but two advisers have a different take
A South Auckland financial services company has picked up the top prize for customer service at the prestigious Westpac Auckland Business Awards.
HSBC set a new record low rate today but a top mortgage adviser doesn’t expect more rate drops to follow.
Regional areas have recorded strong sales growth across the year, with record median prices.
A new report from Colliers International says the popular South Island town has some strong trends in the medium term but warns of affordability issues
The national median house price has hit a new high along with four regions, the latest REINZ data reveals
The Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment’s new housing affordability measure is under fire from Labour which says the index is flawed