Your first meeting with a mortgage broker: What to expect

If you want to get the most out of a mortgage broker, simply knowing the process should stand you in good stead. Marc Barlow of Mortgage Broker Melbourne reveals the key ins and outs of a typical mortgage broker meeting.

How to buy property through an SMSF in Australia

A self-managed super fund, or SMSF, gives people complete control over how their retirement funds are invested, whether that be in shares, term deposits or property.

Refinancing a home loan in arrears

Failing to meet your home loan repayments? This is known as falling into arrears, which is bad news, but one potential solution is to refinance to a different home loan.

How does home loan pre-approval work?

Buying a home is an exciting time in one’s life, and why shouldn’t it be? You’re making what’s likely to be the biggest purchase in your entire life, and it’s somewhere you could be living for decades to come.

Easy guide to home loan guarantors

Having a guarantor on your home loan application can give you the edge you need to seal the lender’s approval, but there are some things to keep in mind.