April 03, 2013
Positive effects of cash rate cuts showing despite April holdThe decision by the Reserve Bank to leave the cash rate at 3% this month may be disappointing news for some mortgage holders; however it's important to note there are plenty of encouraging signs in the economy that will likely continue throughout 2013.
The low interest rate environment and the positive flow-on effect this is having on consumer sentiment saw the value of housing finance commitments in January rise 2.4% month on month, and 5.6% from January 2012.
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