Late week surprise…….. Me Bank Lowers Interest Changes

Late week surprise Me Bank Lowers Interest Changes   Product Name Flexible Home Loan – 1 Year Fixed (Investment) Flexible Home Loan – 2 Year Fixed (Investment) Flexible Home Loan – 3 Year Fixed (Investment) Flexible Home Loan – 4 Year Fixed (Investment) Flexible Home Loan – 5 Year Fixed (Investment) Flexible Home Loan with… Continue reading Late week surprise…….. Me Bank Lowers Interest Changes

AMP – owner occupied decreasing Homeloan Interest rates

Variable Rate Loans Special Offer – for loans with an Owner Occupied security AMP Essential Home Loan – owner occupied (up to and including 90% LVR) decreasing to 3.99% pa Professional Variable Rate Loan – owner occupied $750k+ & <= 80% LVR decreasing to 3.99% pa Professional Line of Credit owner occupied $750k+ and <=… Continue reading AMP – owner occupied decreasing Homeloan Interest rates

BankWest bank increases Interest rates

Bankwest has just announced that it will lift its variable home loan rates. Bankwest today announced it will increase interest rates by 18basis points across its variable home loan portfolio, effective 17 November 2015. Is it time to review your Home Loan ? http://www.1300whatloan.com/news/bankwest-bank-increases-interest-rates

Fourth major bank hikes Interest rates

Last major banks announces variable rate rises The last of the four major banks has decided to increase variable rates on owner occupied and investment home loans. ANZ by 0.18% NAB by 0.17% CBA by 0.15 % The Reserve Bank of Australia still has Interest rates at its lowers in decades at 2%. BUT with… Continue reading Fourth major bank hikes Interest rates

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NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK Bank Interest Rate Changes

Bank Interest Rate Changes Base Variable Rate (Principal & Interest) Previous 4.28% Current 4.15% Change (%) -0.13%   http://www.1300whatloan.com/news/national-australia-bank-bank-interest-rate-changes  

  ING Interest Rate Changes

Promotional interest rate drop to 3.99% p.aING DIRECT announced enhancements to the current Orange Advantage interest rate promotion, dropping the variable interest rate to 3.99% p.a. (comparison rate 4.19% p.a.) and removing the loan amount threshold of $500,000.They also have our 1% cash back on monthly mortgage repayments of up to $3,000 promotion. All that… Continue reading   ING Interest Rate Changes

What’s the difference between a buyer advocate and a real estate agent?

You’ll see them at open for inspections and auctions. In their orange vests and badges, clutching Ipads and clipboards, they are checking out houses for clients. ?Mal James of James Buyer Advocates (he’s the one in the checked hat) and his team specialise in finding properties in the $1million plus range for clients. Buyers’ advocates… Continue reading What’s the difference between a buyer advocate and a real estate agent?

Realestate.com releases Apartment Hotspots List

Victoria has had the most searches for off the plan apartments nationally over the past three months, according to realestate.com.au’s New Apartment Hotspots list. . The following ten Australian suburbs have had the most views for off-the-plan apartments in the past three months: 1. Collingwood (VIC) 2. Hampton (VIC) 3. Lane Cove (NSW) 4. Mosman… Continue reading Realestate.com releases Apartment Hotspots List

Making News this Week

CUA calls for mortgage capital rules to be fairer CUA, the nation’s biggest credit union, has singled out evening up mortgage capital rules as the key competitive issue for the Murray financial system ­inquiry to address, arguing the big four banks have too big an advantage. read more Adelaide mortgage broker Malcolm Royce Jones jailed… Continue reading Making News this Week

Ten Tips for Picking Property Hotspots in Australia

The biggest skill an investor can have is to know how to predict the market. Obviously no one has a crystal ball and no one can predict with 100% certainty what’s going to happen, but there are ways to form an educated opinion. And let’s face it, choosing an investment based on an educated opinion… Continue reading Ten Tips for Picking Property Hotspots in Australia

Housing confidence continues to slump in NSW, VIC

Property confidence is down in Australia’s biggest states as investors look to resource-rich areas in 2012. A Property Council-ANZ survey found real estate professionals are more confident about demand from investors in South Australia, Western Australia, Queensland and Northern Territory, which are linked to major resource projects. The top performing territory in the survey was… Continue reading Housing confidence continues to slump in NSW, VIC