Home loans

Penny pinch your way to a cheaper mortgage
MAY 08, 2014
When it comes to finance, I encourage people to divide their attentions between what they can control and what they can’t.
Tops tips for scoring the right home loan
NOV 28, 2013
First-time mortgage borrowers are tiring of being told that these are the cheapest interest rates they’ll ever see.
Renovation high on home owners' agenda
JAN 22, 2013
Home owners are more likely to be saving for renovations this year over any other household item, a new survey has found.
Home loans rose 0.9% in Sept
NOV 12, 2012
The Australian Bureau of Statistics releases home loan approvals data for September.
Major banks told to pass on rate cut in full
OCT 02, 2012
Business groups are demanding banks pass on the latest cut in the official cash rate in full.
Loan data confirm housing in doldrums
JUL 11, 2012
The latest housing finance figures from the ABS confirm the housing industry is still in the doldrums despite a recent rise in building approvals.
Rate cut delay costing customers $12 million per day
MAY 03, 2012
The trend of rising petrol prices could slow down any recovery in the property market and prompt the Reserve Bank to cut interest rates, according to experts.
Banks should pass on rate cut in full: Swan
MAY 02, 2012
Treasurer Wayne Swan says the commercial banks should pass on the latest cut to the cash interest rate in full to their customers.
Demand for fixed rate home loans perks up
DEC 06, 2010
Demand for fixed rate mortgages has perked up after last month's spike in home loan rates, while some homeowners are looking to switch to a smaller house.
New homes: off-the-plan boost
JUL 13, 2010
There has never been a better time to buy a new home in NSW.