Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.
- New home loans: How to pay for a house-and-land package or off-the-plan apartment
Paying for a house-and-land package or an off-the-plan apartment is a little more complicated than for an existing home.
Depending on the property, lenders have different requirements and loans to suit the home youre considering.
Getting approved for a mortgage is harder today than it was a few years ago, according to Home Loan Experts managing director Otto Dargan, so the first step is to talk to a mortgage broker or your bank and find out if you qualify for a loan.
- Better Regulation Minister Matt Kean slams REINSW, demands explanation after calls for inquiry
The long-running rift between the states most powerful real estate lobby group and Fair Trading has deepened after the Real Estate Institute leveled serious accusations of gross negligence and regulatory backflips at the states consumer regulator and the minister….
- FHBs drive slump in home loan aspirations
Further, according to the survey, the biggest gain over the last 12 months was from former mortgage holders looking to obtain a new home loan, which…
- Variable remuneration doesn't improve productivity, study finds
… subsequently improving their performance and helping create an even playing field for financial institutions and intermediaries such as mortgage…