New-builds are on the rise - but how affordable are they?
Analysts note the absence of comment on the OCR's future direction
A non-major bank has announced a rate under 4%p.a. for owner occupiers
A life insurer has appointed a head of retail distribution and launched new loyalty programme, Ascend, for advisers
Finance Minister Steven Joyce has requested a cost-benefit analysis on DTIs and public consultation be conducted by the Reserve Bank
The buyer-friendly mortgage market shows no signs of abating as another bank cuts its rates
"Money is not complex, and financial education is not nearly simple enough" – manager
The awards celebrate people who "use their passion to make New Zealand a better place to live"