Putting your best foot forward when bidding

Putting your best foot forward when bidding

Whether you are just beginning your property-purchase journey, or adding to your portfolio, a common stressor is determining how much to offer and how to put your best foot forward when there is competition. As we arguably enter a slightly better buyers’ market than...
When is a good time to refinance my home loan?

When is a good time to refinance my home loan?

Many homeowners set up their home loan repayments to automatically be debited from their account – knowing they are slowly chipping away at their debt without needing to put much further thought to it. However, this set-and-forget mentality could actually cost...
Rate lock: how does it work?

Rate lock: how does it work?

You’ve found the property. Your broker has helped you find the right loan with a competitive interest rate and all the features you want. You’ve completed the application and now you’re waiting for settlement. As the day comes you look through the paperwork but that...
8 New Year’s financial resolutions

8 New Year’s financial resolutions

One of the silver linings to emerge from the pandemic is how it’s made people more aware of their spending habits. To start the new year off on the right foot, here’s how to be more money savvy this year. 1. Start tracking your spending Most of us have a...