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BREAKING NEWS! The Reserve Bank of Australia cut the office cash rate to 1%

BREAKING NEWS! The Reserve Bank of Australia cut the office cash rate to 1%

July 2, 2019

As anticipated by market analysts, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) cut the official cash rate for the second month in a row, bringing it to just 1% p.a. – a new historic low. RBA Governor Philip Lowe said last […]

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How to compare home loans and features

How to compare home loans and features

June 30, 2019

Which home loan is right for you? How can you tell when there’s so many different lenders, loan types and features to choose from? How can you compare loans properly when you’re not sure what you should be comparing? Finding […]

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5 common mistakes of first home buyers

5 common mistakes of first home buyers

June 30, 2019

Getting ready to buy your first home? As your mortgage broker, we’re here to help you every step of the way. It’s an exciting time and it’s easy to make mistakes. Here are 5 common mistakes that you should try […]

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How to make a pre-auction offer

How to make a pre-auction offer

June 30, 2019

With auction clearance rates slipping below 50% in some markets right now, vendors are much more open to a pre-auction offer. You’ll also find more vendors choosing a private sale over an auction because it allows them to hold out […]

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How to estimate the rental return on an investment property

How to estimate the rental return on an investment property

June 30, 2019

No matter what investment strategy you use, calculating the potential rental return on an investment property is a key step in the purchasing decision process. The rental yield is an important indicator of how a property is likely to perform […]

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Is your Borrowing Capacity about to increase!!!!????

Is your Borrowing Capacity about to increase!!!!????

May 22, 2019

APRA- Australian Prudential Regulation Authority is an independent statutory authority that supervises institutions across banking, insurance and superannuation and promotes financial system stability in Australia. APRA’s newly announced proposal to allow banks to set their own serviceability floors when assessing […]

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Find out the May RBA decision

Find out the May RBA decision

May 7, 2019

At its May meeting today, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) decided to keep the official cash rate at 1.5% – despite speculation from economic analysts that there may be at least one, or possibly two RBA rate cuts by […]

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THE HIDDEN VALUE OF MORTGAGE BROKERS

THE HIDDEN VALUE OF MORTGAGE BROKERS

February 11, 2019

In light of the recent final report of the Financial Services Royal Commission, there’s been a lot of really positive and supportive commentary about mortgage brokers and the value that they bring to Australian home owners. Much of the commentary […]

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How would an RBA rate rise affect you?

How would an RBA rate rise affect you?

December 14, 2018

It’s been nearly eight years since the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) last raised the country’s official cash rate. Interest rates have been at historical lows for quite some time and as a homeowner, you may never have experienced an […]

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Unique Home Decoration Ideas For Christmas

Unique Home Decoration Ideas For Christmas

December 19, 2017

Christmas is such a special time of year! You can feel the magic in the air at shopping centres as the decorations come out, or when you’re driving around and notice people transforming their homes into a wonderland of lights.If […]

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