Home loan news and advice

All the latest home loan news and top tips to help you manage your home loan.

Will Australian banks pass on the full RBA rate cut?

Will Australian banks pass on the full RBA rate cut?

The Reserve Bank of Australia slashed the official cash rate from 2.5% to 2.25%, at yesterday’s February Board meeting. So now all eyes are watching closely to see if the first RBA announcement of 2015 will prompt providers to drop their home loan interest rates by 25 basis point.

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What is the real cost of stamp duty?

What is the real cost of stamp duty?

Buying a home is an expensive undertaking before the removalist truck has even arrived, especially when you take all the extra bills, home loan application fees and stamp duty into consideration.

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