Are home loan interest rates going to rise?

The question - Are home loan interest rates going to up? -  is always a major concern for all mortgage borrowers. Rising funding costs are [...]

POSTED ON April 1, 2016
How can I pay off my mortgage quickly?

National Australia Bank financial planner Sharon Walker said there are plenty of easy strategies for paying off a mortgage quickly. First, complete a budget so [...]

POSTED ON October 8, 2015
Interest rates remain unchanged for October

The board of the Reserve Bank of Australia has decided to keep the official cash interest rate unchanged for October 2015 at 2.0 per cent. [...]

POSTED ON October 7, 2015
Borrowers increasingly like variable rate loans

Demand for fixed-rate home loans is falling and demand for variable rate home loans is rising. A large mortgage aggregator reported that fixed-rate loans sales [...]

POSTED ON October 6, 2015
What are the different types of home loan?

There is a staggering array of different home loan products in the market. If your home loan doesn’t suit your needs, there is sure to [...]

POSTED ON October 6, 2015
Do you really want to lock in that fixed rate?

More first home buyers are in mortgage stress now and struggling with repayments because they locked in a fixed rate when interest rates were higher [...]

POSTED ON September 30, 2015
First home buyer mortgage stress rising

More first home buyers are experiencing mortgage stress over the last six months according to the Genworth Homebuyer Confidence Index. First home buyer confidence is [...]

POSTED ON September 30, 2015
More lenders slash mortgage rates

Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank and ME Bank have all cut their fixed rate home loan rates in recent weeks. The best home loan rates [...]

POSTED ON August 31, 2015
Is not a good time to buy property?

House prices are scaling new heights in Sydney and Melbourne but consumers appear to be getting gloomy about the property market. This could mean softer [...]

POSTED ON August 28, 2015