Interest Rates Highlights – May 2022

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The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has lifted the national borrowing rate for the first time since 2010, by a whopping 0.35 per cent, in response to the growing inflation levels.

How to successfully purchase property in the booming property market

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Australia’s booming property market is creating challenges for established and first time buyers alike due to the ongoing competitive conditions. To be a successful buyer in this market requires the right planning and strategy. Australia’s booming property market According to Corelogic, Australia’s property market has increased in value by 18.4% in the year to September […]

Australian Housing Market Overview – October 2021

The housing market has moved past its peak growth rate in March 2021, when dwelling values increased by approximately 2.8 per cent across the nation. Since then, the monthly increase for dwellings has stabilized around the 1.5 per cent mark. The largest growth in dwelling prices has been found in Hobart and Canberra. On the […]

When is the best time to refinance your home loan?

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When is the best time to refinance your home loan? As a homeowner with a home loan, chances are you have heard of the term ‘refinancing’. Refinancing involves reviewing your current mortgage, and potentially swapping your loan to another lender who can better meet your current needs, wants and circumstances. The benefits of Refinancing: It […]

How a Broker can help your business

With numerous amounts of finance options offered through multiple lenders across Australia, it can be a challenging exercise to find the best fit for your business. This poses several questions for hopeful small business borrowers, especially those who are time-poor (and who isn’t?): What kind of loan product do I need? How much can I […]