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    Home loans explained

    What does home equity mean and how does it work?

    Caitlyn Smith

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    Home loans explained

    Pairing fixed rates and offset accounts

    Caitlyn Smith

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    Home loans explained

    Can Afterpay prevent you from getting a home loan?

    Caitlyn Smith

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    Home loans explained

    Why home loans are rejected

    Caitlyn Smith

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    Home loans explained

    Fixed vs. variable loans

    Caitlyn Smith

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    Buying a home

    Strata titles and levies – how do they work?

    Caitlyn Smith

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    The pros and cons of buying (or renting) a house

    Caitlyn Smith

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    What types of insurance should you consider when buying a home?

    Caitlyn Smith

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    Strata titles and levies – how do they work?

    Caitlyn Smith

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    Can't afford a deposit? Here are 3 other ways to get a foothold in the market

    By Tic:Toc

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Home loans explained

  • How do rising interest rates impact your borrowing capacity?

    Diem Tran

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    Monthly, fortnightly and weekly payments – which is better?

    Bailey Underwood

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    How banks and lenders set their interest rates

    Bailey Underwood

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