Aussie, Gateway Bank, ME Bank and more cut home loan rates

The Reserve Bank’s monthly meeting is just around the corner with a rate cut almost a certainty, but that hasn’t stopped lenders cutting rates for new customers as the home loan war heats up.

What is a bridging loan?

Buying before selling. It’s a risky thing to do but bridging loans can help you, ahem, bridge the gap between buying your new property and selling your old one.

Household wealth hits a new record high

Australia’s household wealth has hit a new record high, smashing the previous highest ever recorded figure of $10,422 billion in September last year.

October RBA rate cut all but confirmed

Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Governor Philip Lowe has given his strongest indication to date that the cash rate will be cut again in October.

New trends emerge among first home buyers

Australians have become more pragmatic when buying their first home, with many looking at buying a small apartment and trading up within five years.