Results: Fixed rates

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26 March 2020

HSBC drops their 1-year, 18-month & 2-year rates

As we enter the first day of our four-week (at least) lockdown, HSBC has announced their new mortgage rate of 2.95% for one-year a...

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24 March 2020

More rate cuts - an update

Westpac and BNZ have joined the rate war this week, dropping their one-year term to 3.09%. This seems to be the new norm.

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20 March 2020

End of week rate roundup

Kiwibank and ANZ are the first to respond to the slashed OCR (earlier this week) which went from 1% to 0.25%. Here's the latest.

09 March 2020

Mortgage rate update

Despite the next OCR announcement being a couple of weeks away still, it seems that banks are already starting to lower their mortgage rates in anticipation of a cut.

14 February 2020

HSBC drops their two-year mortgage rate

Despite there being no change to the OCR on Wednesday, HSBC have reduced their two-year fixed to 3.20%.

05 February 2020

Early repayment fees explained

For anyone that has a mortgage, it’s important to understand all aspects of it and how to avoid any unnecessary penalties.

19 December 2019

A general market update

An update on interest rates, the property market and bank news.