Best online tools to prepare for buying a home
08 April 2019
Skip the stress – stay cool and organised with these top tools to get closer to your property goals.
Best benefits for first home buyers
06 April 2019
Make the most of the great benefits for first home buyers.
How to get a holiday from your home loan
02 April 2019
A home loan doesn’t have to be just about the interest rate – find out about the ways a home loan can reward you.
Variable Home Loan interest rate announcement
11 January 2019
Virgin Money today announced changes to its home loan interest rates. Variable rates for all existing Principal and Interest (P&I) and I...
Above or below 80%: what is LVR and why is it important?
21 December 2018
Let’s talk LVR. This snappy little acronym is one of the most important things you should know if you’d like to buy or refinance a home. Why...
Buying a home at auction? Here are 6 things to know first
12 December 2018
Tegan and Ben had popped the champagne. They’d successfully bid on their dream home at auction! The purchase price was exactly what they wan...
The buying game: should you buy or sell your home first?
10 December 2018
Timing is everything when you’re looking to move into a new home. And we’re not just talking about what the market is doing (although that’s...
What the FHOG? We answer your First Home Owner Grant questions
07 December 2018
You’d like to buy your first home but might be wondering: are there grants for buying a home? Yep, there’s one called the First Home Owner G...
Wondering how to refinance your home loan? Here’s a quick how-to guide
05 December 2018
Once you buy a home, it’s pretty easy to think that’s it – you have a loan, you’re making your repayments, and one day the home will be all ...
When is the right time to refinance your home?
03 December 2018
So you just went to a family reunion and Flashy Bobby (Uncle Robert’s son on your Mum’s side) was there, bragging as usual. As he flashed ab...
Private treaty sale: here’s what you need to know.
30 November 2018
If you’re in the market to buy a new home, you probably know that there are two different ways to do so: an auction and a private treaty sal...
Buy with confidence: 8 steps to check you’ve got upfront costs covered
28 November 2018
So, you’re ready to buy a home. Awesome! You’re confident you’ll get a loan and you’ve been saving your deposit. Good on you. But is it enou...
Building or buying a home: what works for you?
26 November 2018
To build or not to build, that is the question. Well, that’s probably the first of many questions you’ve got. Is it better to build or buy a...
Building or buying land? Which loan is right for you?
23 November 2018
The path to home ownership isn’t always inspections and open homes. For many it starts with a block of land. That also means a loan to buy l...