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.
Genworth Australia 3Q 2014 earnings
06 November 2014 - Genworth
Mortgage stress has halved, just 2% behind on repayments
19 September 2014 - Property Observer
Homebuyer Confidence Index has risen 7.3 points in September, largely as a result of low interest rates reducing mortgage stress. First home buyers that purchased over the past 12 months were significant contributors to the lift in confidence, at a high not reported since September 2012, while mortgage stress in general is significantly lower.
Mortgage borrowers feeling increasingly confident
19 September 2014 - The Adviser
Homebuyers are feeling more confident and experiencing less mortgage stress, although fewer people think now is a good time to buy. The Genworth Homebuyer Confidence Index for September has climbed to 98.1, after sitting at 92.4 per cent the year before.
Homebuyers feeling more confident
19 September 2014 - Australian Broker Online
Homebuyer confidence has risen as significantly fewer homeowners are experiencing mortgage stress. The Genworth Homebuyer Confidence Index rose to 98.1 in September, up 7.3 from 90.8 in March.