mortgages + home loans

219 results tagged "mortgages + home loans":
how to improve home loan serviceability
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Five ways to increase your borrowing power for a home

With property prices soaring, knowing how to improve your home loan serviceability can be the difference between getting the keys or being shown the door. What is home loan serviceability? Lenders essentially make a business investment every time they ... More
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suburbs where its cheaper to buy than rent
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10 Aussie suburbs where it's cheaper to buy than rent

To rent or to buy, that is the question. With mortgage rates at record lows, loan serviceability costs have become cheaper overall. Yet housing affordability continues to plague a generation of would-be first-time buyers, especially in inner-city suburbs ... More
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how to refinance home loan
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Why now could be the time to refinance your mortgage

For some homeowners, mortgages are a set-and-forget proposition. They get what they think is a good rate, before then turning their attention to other priorities. This is not a good strategy at any time, much less the time we're in now. Rates and ... More
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rba cash rate
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Don't expect rates to rise until at least 2024: RBA

Australians should expect the cash rate to stay at its current historic low of 0.10% until at least 2024. "The board will not increase the cash rate until actual inflation is sustainably within the 2 to 3% target range," said RBA governor Philip Lowe ... More
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