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Find out more about different types of home loans and keep up to date with what's happening in the mortgage and property markets.

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Honeymoon home loan rates

One such sweetener is the ‘honeymoon’ rate – in other words a loan that comes with a very low introductory rate.

Home loan repayment options

Just as your home reflects your personal style, your home loan repayments can also match your needs and circumstances -…

Are you tax ready?

Are you relatively new to property investment and aren’t quite sure of what you can and cannot claim?

Property inspection checklist

The purchasing of property is a major investment- tick all the boxes in our property checklist to help you avoid expensi…

Negotiating to buy a property

No matter whether you are a first home buyer or a seasoned investor your negotiating skills will be valuable in getting…

Get to know your credit report

When you’re in the market for a home loan it’s natural to assume lenders are mainly interesting in your income. So it ca…

How to write a budget

Budgeting is an important step to taking control of your finances and achieve goals like saving, investing and becoming…

5 tips for buying off the plan

Buying off the plan properties is a popular option but it’s not without pitfalls. Follow our five tips for successful of…

Your LMI questions answered

Our resident home loan expert, Jessica Darnbrough, clears the fog on Lenders Mortgage Insurance.

Make yourself an attractive borrower

Borrowing money from anybody can be an uncomfortable situation, so when it comes to borrowing enough to purchase your dr…