House prices looking at double-digit growth for 2020

You may be feeling a buzz of excitement this month around the Australian property market as the effects of a

First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

Update: February 2020 The initial 3,000 places of the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme, designated to Commonwealth Bank and NAB,

RBA cuts interest rates to 0.75%:
why, and what will the effect be?

Before Septmber 19, a third rate cut wasn’t expected until early 2020. What changed so quickly? Predictions of a potential

Will we see negative interest rates in Australia?

What are negative interest rates? Negative interest rates theoretically make taking out credit cheaper than using or keeping cash. Although

Banks respond to consecutive rate cuts

Understand where you bank stands In June and July 2019 we saw two consecutive rate cuts to take rates to

RBA cuts interest rates

For the second consecutive month the RBA has cut interest rates by 0.25% to reach a record low of 1%.
What is LVR?

How understanding your loan-to-value ratio (LVR) can help you pay off your home loan faster

The Loan-to-Value ratio (LVR) is the amount of your loan compared to the value of your property. The lower your
Will interest rates be cut?

Will the RBA lower interest rates?

In 2018, the thought of the Reserve Bank cutting interest rates to a record low of 1.25% was laughable to