Entries by iShare Brokers

Loans for investment property continue to gain pace

New figures released by APRA show that loans for property investment outstripped owner occupied loans for the month of April. The report states that the recent growth in housing lending has been underpinned by low mortgage rates and government measures supporting first home buyers and new home building. So if you are looking for an […]

Did you know that 60% of people looking for a Home Loan trust a qualified Mortgage Broker to find the right loan for them?

Why use a Mortgage Broker instead of going straight to the Bank? It’s all about choice, convenience and personalised service A good mortgage broker will make sure they understand your individual situation before recommending the most suitable loan product for you. They will guide you through the loan application process and do a lot of […]

Major banks open New Home Guarantee waitlists

The two Major Banks offering the popular First Home Loan Deposit Scheme (FHLDS) are opening their waitlists for the additional 10,000 places under the New Home Guarantee from today. The New Home Guarantee provides government guarantees to first home buyers loans on new homes and newly built homes. The expansion of the Scheme is designed […]

Good news for first home buyers!

In Tuesday nights budget, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg announced that the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme will be extended. The scheme allows first home buyers to get into the property market with a deposit as low as 5% while not having to pay lender’s mortgage insurance, as the federal government acts a guarantor for the remainder […]