Results: Lending

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22 April 2021

Broker releases 5% deposit mortgage for first home buyers

It allows deposits of as low as 5%, and is aimed at helping first home buyers who have good incomes but not enough deposit to meet...

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11 February 2021

New borrowers will pay more

If borrowers are approaching taking on a new mortgage with a view (conscious or not) that rates tend to fall over time and debt ma...

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03 December 2019

Changes ahead for home buyers

From this Friday, home buyers who want to withdraw from a purchase the finance clause may be asked to provide evidence.

04 September 2019

"Kiwibuild was a lever, not an outcome"

The Government announced that they would be dropping the 100,000 KiwiBuild homes in 10 years scheme, describing the plan as "overly ambitious".

31 August 2019

More homes set to enter the Auckland market

According to Statistics NZ and interest.co.nz, the number of new dwellings being consented in Auckland has doubled over the last five years.