Are you ready for the home loan rate increase? Let's look at what is happening in the market with a general home loan update, including a rate update. The Reserve Bank of Australia met earlier this month and the general consensus is the economy is recovering...

First Home Loan Deposit Scheme; What is it!? The new government initiative enables First Home Buyers to purchase or build their first home with a deposit as little as 5%, without the need to pay Lender’s Mortgage Insurance. A fact sheet outlining this scheme and your eligibility...

Whilst not everybody talks about it, when transacting in the Australian property market, taxes and levies are part of the package deal.  One of the most expensive costs you’ll come across when buying Australian properties is stamp duty, a tax imposed by the state government....

So often the focus is on getting the home loan the best rate, fees etc but the real benefits come in taking a few extra steps to ensure you are above average. Here's what you can do: Pay less interest – keep your savings inside your...