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7 daily habits of wealthy people


Success comes in many forms. From innovative tech CEOs, legendary sports stars to life-saving surgeons, we’ve investigated the daily habits of wealthy people around Australia and the world to discover a method to their greatness. Turns out, these people all have something...

Why are borrowers leaving the banks for boutique lenders?


After the Royal Commission put the big 4 banks under the spotlight, the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) tightened up lending standards in order to slow credit growth. This has made it harder for people to secure a loan with the major...

Why more borrowers are using a mortgage broker than ever before


According to the latest reports, an increasing number of would-be borrowers are flocking to mortgage brokers. CoreLogic reported that in the September 2018 quarter, 59.1% of all residential mortgages were settled by a broker[1]. This is an unprecedented peak....

How to get your home loan approved: 5 tips for success


Decades ago, getting a home loan approved was like taking out a debit card. OK, maybe it wasn’t that easy, but it certainly wasn’t as hard as it is today! In the wake of the Royal Commission into banking and finance misbehaviours,...

5 property trends to guide you in 2019


The real estate scene in 2019 is a shaky business, given today’s unstable global economy. Whether you’re looking to buy property or you’re in the business of selling it, here are five home value trends to watch out for in 2019. 1....

Home Loan Glossary: Learn the Lingo


Saving up for your dream home is one thing, but learning the lingo is another. This list of common terms will help you understand the process of buying and owning a home. Construction Loan Loan that is paid out in stages to fund...

New Credit Rules Put Aussie Borrowers to the Test


It’s harder than ever for Aussies to qualify for a home loan, thanks to new stringent requirements from lenders. Whether you’re in the market for a new home loan or looking to refinance your mortgage, you’re likely to be affected by these...

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