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Comprehensive Guide to Construction Loans


Finding your dream home can be tough, but construction loans can help. Buying an existing home means investing in all of the unseen problems the house might have, and it’s impossible to know exactly what the previous owners neglected. For these and...

Renovation Loans vs Construction Loans


Home loan renovations can be anything from a facelift for your bedroom walls to knocking down an old house and starting from scratch. That’s why you have so many options for funding. But should you use a renovation loan or a construction...

How to Finance a Home Addition


Home additions can add significant value to your property, but they don’t come cheap. Finance is an important factor in planning your addition, and you have a few options. Should you go with a construction loan for a home addition or a...

Getting the Most Out of a Redraw Facility vs Offset Account


Redraw facility vs offset account: it’s the ultimate showdown in interest-saving home loan features. But which one is better for you? The truth is, both redraw facilities and offset accounts have the power to save you money, but it’s really down to...

What’s a Redraw Facility?


When shopping for home loans, you might discover new terms you hadn’t heard of before. This guide will take you through one of the most common: redraw facility. We’ll explain what a redraw facility is, why you might want one, and what...

Should You Use Your Super to Buy Your First Home?


Feel like you’re never going to reach your saving goals, and that the property market will be forever out of reach? The government has noticed, so they’ve introduced the idea of using super to buy first home. With the First Home Super...

Moving House? You Need This Checklist


Entering the home market can be daunting, especially if you don’t have very much money in the bank. If you have a steady stream of income, however, there’s a chance a lender will approve you for a low deposit loan. Here, we’ll...

New to Home Loans? Everything You Need to Know


There’s a lot to understand when it comes to home loans. If you’re buying your first home, you might get confused with a bunch of rates and terminology you don’t understand. We’ve compiled a comprehensive guide to understanding home loans to help...

Should You Buy a Fixer-Upper?


To some people, buying a fixer-upper first home sounds adventurous: it’s like staring in your very own episode of House Hunters Renovation. To others, a fixer-upper is their worst nightmare: what could possibly be appealing about buying a house that needs serious...

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