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September 9, 2019

How mortgage brokers find you a good deal

Key Points Nearly 60% of Australians organise their home loans through a mortgage broker. A mortgage broker is a professional who provides general and financial

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September 9, 2019

Getting the most out of redraw facilities and offset accounts

Redraw facilities and offset accounts are two common features you’ll encounter in the mortgage hopping process. Both features can save you money, but only if

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September 9, 2019

Are first home buyers exempt from stamp duty?

Key Points First home buyer stamp duty exemptions or concessions are currently available in all states and territories except South Australia. Stamp duty exempt

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February 19, 2019

Buying your first home: Everything you need to know

Key Points Save up a deposit before shopping for homes and loans: ideally 20% of your intended purchase price. Consider your lifestyle and repayment method when

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February 19, 2019

Buying a fixer-upper first home: is it a smart move?

Key Points A fixer-upper can be a smart buy, because it can get you into a desirable location for a bargain price. When shopping for a fixer-upper, be wary of c

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February 19, 2019

How do you choose a mortgage lender?

How do you choose a mortgage lender? First, you’ll need to take a look at what you want in a home loan. Ahead, we’ll give you tips on choosing a lender, as

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