Find out more about different types of home loans and keep up to date with what's happening in the mortgage and property markets.
Getting a home loan as a contract worker
Working as a contractor is becoming increasingly common today.
What’s the right home loan deposit to have?
Are you looking to buy your first home but wondering how much money you need to save? Don’t worry, you are not alone.
How to make your dream of owning a home a reality
Buying a home is a goal many Australians aspire to, but it is one that seems increasingly difficult to achieve.
Moving at Christmas?
There are those who argue that moving at Christmas time would add to the madness that already surrounds the holiday seas…
Housing: Cooling or crashing
Everyone has an opinion on the property market. We help you sort fact from fiction to stay ahead of the game.
Affordability swings in buyers’ favour
After an extended run of rising property values, home buyers are enjoying an uptick in affordability according to the HI…
When is your home loan application actually approved?
If you plan on applying for a home loan soon, there are a number of terms you'll need to know; which relate to approvals…
How much of your home loan repayments are interest?
Have you ever stopped to consider what proportion of your home loan repayments cover your principal loan amount, interes…
Reducing mortgage debts and consolidating loans
For most Australians, debt is the greatest burden on their household finances. Whether it be their mortgage, credit card…
How to avoid paying too much for a property
FOMO (Fear of missing out) is out and it has been replaced with a fear of overpaying. If you’re looking to purchase a ho…
Increasing your house value
One of the joys of home ownership is the ability to improve and add value to your place even if the market is going thro…
Bridging loan - how to get the new property when the old one hasn't sold
In an ideal world, the amount of time between selling your home and moving into your new one would be negligible. Unfort…