First home buyers turning to personal debt to fund deposits: Genworth
27 March 2015 - Property Observer
First home buyers are increasingly resorting to personal debt to fund their home deposits, according to the 10th edition of the Genworth Streets Ahead Homebuyer Confidence Index.
First homebuyer confidence rises to a record high
26 March 2015 - Genworth
The Genworth Homebuyer Confidence Index has risen by 1.1 per cent in the last six months with an increased proportion of respondents believing now is a good time to buy property, and low levels of homeowners experiencing or expecting mortgage stress.
Genworth Broker Day: John Symond provides insight and inspiration for brokers
06 March 2015 - Genworth
At Genworth Australia's inaugural Broker Day last week, Aussie Home Loans founder, John Symond, used his keynote address to express positive sentiments regarding the state of the mortgage industry.
Genworth Australia Full Year 2014 Earnings
11 February 2015 - Genworth
Genworth Mortgage Insurance Australia Limited (GMA) has reported a statutory net profit after tax (NPAT) of $172.7 million for the six months ending 31 December 2014, and a statutory NPAT of $215.2 million relating to the financial period post the Initial Public Offering (IPO), being from 19 May 2014 to 31 December 2014.
Genworth Survey: Australian mortgage market in good health
19 November 2014 - Genworth
Genworth’s annual survey of the Australian mortgage market has shown that participants rate the overall health of the mortgage market positively and increasingly believe that supermarkets and online operators could have the largest impact on the sector.
Annual survey gives Australian mortgage market a clean bill of health
19 November 2014 - Property observer
Consumers and industry professionals rate Australia's mortgage market positively, according to a Genworth survey released today.
However, the survey did point to declining first home buyer loans, according to Bridget Sakr, Genworth chief commercial officer.