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Most fixers choose to fix rates for three years


Two thirds of borrowers who choose to fix their mortgage rate are opting for a three year product. Three year fixed rate mortgages are by far the most popular of all fixed rate mortgage products.

Just 1.4 per cent of fixers opt for a one year fixed rate, while 10.24 per cent choose a two year term and 19.64 per cent go for a five year fixed rate mortgage.

Fixed mortgages remain a marginal product with the majority of borrowers; 80% to 85% choosing a variable offer of some kind.

Source: Property Observer

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^Standard rate for a $250,000 standard loan. The 3 year table shows loans that are fixed for 3 years.
*Comparison rates shown are based on a home loan of $150,000 for 25 years. WARNING: This comparison rate is true only for the examples given and may not include all fees and charges. Different terms, fees or other loan amounts might result in a different comparison rate.
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