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Loans for the over 50s

Are you over 50 and thinking about taking out a home loan or thinking of refinancing your mortgage , but worried you’ll…

Upsizing: when and how to do it

For many homeowners, there eventually comes a time when you begin thinking about moving into a bigger place.

Owning your home before 30

For many Gen Y-ers and Millennials, the goal of home ownership seems to be harder and harder to achieve. However, if…

Paying off your mortgage sooner

If you’ve never had a mortgage before, it's worth realising it doesn't have to take 25 or 30 years to pay off a home. He…

Want a rate cut? Just ask

Are you looking for a better deal on your home loan? You might be interested to know that you could get one just by aski…

What is home loan pre-approval?

Watch this quick video for an explanation of pre-approval and how it can help you shop for your new home with confidence…

What is credit reporting?

Your personal credit report plays a key role in the loan approval process and changes to Australia’s credit reporting sy…

How to find the best suburbs to buy in

Are you thinking of buying your first home or investment property? If so, congratulations! This is easily one of the mos…

Understanding home equity

As a home owner, you have access to an outstanding resource – your home equity. We explain what it is, how to maximise i…