Mortgage lenders join rich list

Australia's residential property boom has created some new multi-millionaires – mortgage lenders. Five of the nation's top home loan lenders have joined BRW's Rich 200 list. At the top of the list is Aussie Home Loans' John Symond worth $158 million, followed by Mortgage Choice's Peter and Rod Higgins whose combined worth is $100 million. RAMS' John Kinghorn is worth $119 million while Wizard's Mark Bouris's wealth is estimated at $88 million.