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Results: Floating rates

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22 October 2021

Soaring inflation raises mortgage rate risks

For quite a few months now my central theme with regard to interest rates has been fairly clear. Inflation risks are rising, the R...

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08 October 2021

Interest rates on an upward march

The long-awaited monetary policy tightening cycle has now kicked off in New Zealand as the need for record low interest rates to c...

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27 September 2021

Rising inflation risks

The Reserve Bank delivered some good and bad news for borrowers last week. In the wake of the latest lockdown, interest rates will...

01 April 2020

Guest post: mortgage rate update

Squirrel's CEO John Bolton shares his views on what's in store for mortgage rates.

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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.

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