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Looking to save money on your home loan? Read the latest money-saving tips, mortgage checklists and how-to articles from Mozo’s home loan experts and moneyvators.

Summer property tips from an expert

Summer property tips from an expert

Doesn't time fly, seems like only yesterday that we started breaking out hay fever meds and dodging magpies, and now spring is almost over. If the spring property season didn’t deliver you the mansion/house/yurt of your dreams and you’re looking to continue the search in the summertime, keep in mind these tips to snatch up a great deal on a property as the mercury continues to rise.

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5 pro tips to help haggle your way to a cheaper home loan

5 pro tips to help haggle your way to a cheaper home loan

Have you always been too nervous to ask your home loan lender for a lower rate? Well, what if we told you it could save you over $1,200 a year? Recent Mozo research revealed that 7 out of 10 Aussies were able to haggle their way to a lower home loan rate, knocking off an average 0.5%. 

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Mozo’s 8 resolutions for property success

Mozo’s 8 resolutions for property success

Resolutions give us the chance to improve our quality of life physically and mentally. But for a lot of us, bettering ourselves begins at home, literally. If your home is your pride and joy, you might spend your days scrolling through Pinterest on the hunt for your bedroom’s next decorative piece. But if success is what you’d like to bring your property in 2018, Mozo’s Property Expert, Steve Jovcevski has 8 property resolutions for you that could help bring property success.

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What happens if…I’m buying at auction but don’t have a chequebook

What happens if…I’m buying at auction but don’t have a chequebook

Being successful on auction day might be one of the most exhilarating and adult-like experiences of your life. Those months of budgeting having finally paid off and you’ll now have the big responsibility of paying off a home loan once you hand over the 10% deposit. For many of us, online banking has become our life, but when it comes to the auction, you can’t whip out your phone and make a quick bank transfer as real estate agents don’t allow it.

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How to beat the competition at the auction

How to beat the competition at the auction

House hunting can be a time of anxiety and stress - and that’s before you’ve even asked the bank for a home loan. But nothing gets your heart racing and your palms sweating more than auction day. Regardless of how you handle your nerves, having a successful auction day will come down to clever tactics and the right budget. If you’re heading out to an auction soon, here are a few tried and tested ways to beat the competition.

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