Applying for a loan is a very big step, and it’s not always straightforward. To help make it simple, here is a handy list of the documents you are likely to need when you…
What documents you need to apply for a loan
October 31, 2014
5 rules for your business plan
October 28, 2014
Preparing a detailed business plan will inform the lender about your business proposal so that it can assess your application as favourably as possible.
1. Know your numbers. In order to inspire confidence in…
How a health check can broaden your property horizons
October 24, 2014
A simple home loan health check led two police officers to refinance for a saving of $7600 a year in interest.
When police officers Ben Dixon and Sara Peters were looking for a home loan…
Three things you need to ask your partner before you apply for a home loan together
October 23, 2014
Before you apply for a home loan with your partner, there are a few discussions that you need to have that go a little beyond what you may know already.
You’ve found someone…
An expert solution to credit debt
October 13, 2014
Dana and Peter put everything they had on the line to start a family, including their credit and home loan. With the expert advice of a credit adviser they were able to start fresh for…
Why you need to know your interest rate
October 9, 2014
Interest rates are a big factor in each repayment and the total cost over the life of a loan, so staying on top of your current rate as well as the interest trends across…
Case study: on tailored time
October 7, 2014
Tim Lismore doesn’t work traditional hours, so when he was looking at refinancing, he needed someone handling his mortgage who could meet on his terms.
With a job that frequently took him overseas…
The added cost of purchasing property
October 1, 2014
Buying a property carries more costs than just the purchase price, so don’t forget to account for these extras.
In addition to moving costs, council rates, strata fees, renovations and furniture, homebuyers face additional…
How do lenders assess applications?
September 25, 2014
Brokers can help connect you to the lender best suited to serve your mortgage needs by shopping around on your behalf.
In order to decide whether or not to provide…
When was your last home loan health check?
September 8, 2014
Circumstances can change, leaving your home loan less suitable than it was originally. A home loan health check can reveal if you’re paying too much.
Your MFAA Credit…