ANZ Home Loans

Read on to compare some of ANZ’s key home loan interest rates and the key features they have.

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Summary

About ANZ

ANZ – Australia and New Zealand Banking Group – is one of the oldest banks in Australia, having formed as the Bank of Australasia in 1835 in Sydney. It’s one of the five largest companies in Australia by market capitalisation and in the top four for assets under management (nearly $1 trillion). There are over 40,000 people employed by ANZ across 34 different countries.

ANZ has home loans available for all sorts of people, including first home buyers, refinancers and investors. ANZ’s home loan products can be sorted into fixed and variable rate loans with either principal and interest or interest-only repayment options.

ANZ offers a large variety of home loans. As a large bank, it also offers a variety of car & personal loans, credit cards, savings accounts, term deposits and much more.

What home loans does ANZ offer?

ANZ has home loans available for all sorts of people, including first home buyers, refinancers and investors. ANZ’s home loan products can be sorted into fixed and variable rate loans with either principal and interest or interest-only repayment options.

ANZ also has a line of credit home loan available as well as land home loans.

ANZ home loan interest rates

ANZ has a complete list of its interest rates on its website here for:

  • Standard variable home loans
  • Fixed home loans
  • Simplicity PLUS home loans
  • Equity Manager home loans

ANZ variable home loans

Company Ad rate
p.a.
Comp rate*
p.a.
Monthly
repayments
 
Simplicity Plus OO P&I Special 80% 3.38% 3.42% $1,769 More details
Simplicity Plus Inv Special P&I 80% 3.66% 3.70% $1,832 More details
Simplicity plus Inv Special IO 80% 4.07% 3.92% $1,357 More details
Simplicity Plus OO P&I 4.28% 4.32% $1,975 More details
Standard Variable OO P&I 4.93% 5.03% $2,000 More details
Ad rate
p.a.
Comp rate*
p.a.
Monthly
repayments
Simplicity Plus OO P&I Special 80%
3.38% 3.42% $1,769
More details
Simplicity Plus Inv Special P&I 80%
3.66% 3.70% $1,832
More details
Simplicity Plus Inv Special IO 80%
4.07% 3.92% $1,357
More details
Simplicity Plus OO P&I
4.28% 4.32% $1,975
More details
Standard Variable OO P&I
4.93% 5.03% $2,000
More details

Base criteria of: a $400,000 loan amount, variable home loans with an LVR (loan-to-value) ratio of at least 80%. Introductory rate products were not considered for selection. This table includes only a snapshot of the lender’s products, not all of them. Monthly repayments were calculated based on the selected products’ advertised rates, applied to a $400,000 loan with a 30-year loan term. *Rates correct as at 3 September 2019.

ANZ fixed home loans

Company Ad rate
p.a.
Comp rate*
p.a.
Monthly
repayments
 
Fixed 2yrs OO P&I 3.33% 4.69% $1,758 More details
Fixed 3yrs OO P&I 3.43% 4.60% $1,781 More details
Fixed 2yrs Inv P&I 3.74% 5.25% $1,850 More details
Fixed 2yrs OO IO 3.94% 4.81% $1,313 More details
Fixed 2yrs Inv IO 4.04% 5.31% $1,347 More details
Ad rate
p.a.
Comp rate*
p.a.
Monthly
repayments
Fixed 2yrs OO P&I
3.33% 4.69% $1,758
More details
Fixed 3yrs OO P&I
3.43% 4.60% $1,781
More details
Fixed 2yrs Inv P&I
3.74% 5.25% $1,850
More details
Fixed 2yrs OO IO
3.94% 4.81% $1,313
More details
Fixed 2yrs Inv IO
4.04% 5.31% $1,347
More details

Base criteria of: a $400,000 loan amount, fixed home loans with an LVR (loan-to-value) ratio of at least 80%. Introductory rate products were not considered for selection. This table includes only a snapshot of the lender’s products, not all of them. Monthly repayments were calculated based on the selected products’ advertised rates, applied to a $400,000 loan with a 30-year loan term. *Rates correct as at 3 September 2019.

ANZ home loan features

As one of Australia’s most popular lenders, it’s no surprise that ANZ offers a wide variety of home loan features:

  • Small deposits: ANZ allows you to borrow up to 95% of the property’s value
  • Offset accounts: certain products, like the ANZ Breakfree Package, come with a 100% offset account
  • Redraw facilities: ANZ also offers a fee-free redraw facility on its Simplicity Plus product
  • Package loans: ANZ allows you to open ‘packaged’ home loans that come with a variety of other products in exchange for a package fee, including credit cards and transaction accounts
  • Split loans: you can split your loan between fixed and variable to get the best of both worlds
  • Extra repayments allowed: ANZ allows you to make both extra repayments and more frequent repayments, which can result in your loan being paid off sooner with less interest

How to apply for an ANZ home loan

Eligibility criteria

Firstly, you need to make sure you meet ANZ’s lending criteria:

  • You are over 18 years old
  • You are an Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident
  • Your primary income is in Australian dollars
  • The property being purchased is the only property to be used as security for the loan

If you meet all of these, then you have a few methods of applying for an ANZ home loan:

  1. You can apply online with ANZ
  2. You can call an ANZ specialist
  3. You can visit an ANZ branch
  4. You can contact a mortgage broker

You can also apply for home loan pre-approval with ANZ, so you know what you’re allowed to borrow before going house hunting.

Documents needed

Once you’re confident and ready to apply, you’ll need the following documents at the ready:

  • 100 points of ID (driver’s license, passport, Medicare card etc.)
  • Proof of income documents (your most recent payslips or one-year of tax returns if you’re self-employed)
  • A detailed breakdown of your living expenses
  • Details of other income (share statements, dividends, Centrelink statements, rental income etc.)
  • Details of your assets and liabilities (such as other loans and credit cards)
  • Property purchase details if you have them (contract of sale, proof of property insurance etc.)
  • Home loan statements for those refinancing
  • First Home Owner Grant documentation, if you’re using the grant towards your deposit
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