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Cracking home loan jargon: Key terms you need to know!

To make the most out of a home loan you need to know and understand what the basic terms that come with a home...

Saving up for a house deposit? Here’s what you need to know

Remember when you could buy a three-bedroom house with a rear garden within 20km of the CBD for less than $350,000? Yeah, neither do...

How an offset account can save you thousands

Your home is probably the biggest purchase you'll ever make and your home loan is probably the biggest contract you'll ever find yourself locked...

5 ways to pay off your home loan quicker

Let’s face it: no one dreams of having a mortgage, but we do dream of owning our own home. However, for the vast majority of...

Should you use your home loan to finance your next car purchase?

With interest rates at record lows, financing your next new or used car purchase through your home loan may seem like a very attractive...

The bank said no. Now what?

You’ve found the perfect house, your offer was accepted and you’re already dreaming about how your furniture will look in each room. Approval for your...

Don’t fall down the rabbit hole: How to avoid borrowing beyond your means

Taking out a mortgage is a huge milestone, and it’s one to be celebrated, but it also comes with a lot of responsibility that...

Honey, I fixed the home loan

For many of us, a house is the beginning of a family. You buy your dream home, have kids and upgrade your hatchback to...

The perks of getting home loan pre-approval before looking

It may not be the most creative or exciting part of the property hunt, but finding and locking down the right home loan can...