National dwelling values fall 0.6% in March

CoreLogic’s latest home value index results for March 2019 show the national average dwelling value fell by 0.6%, which is actually the smallest month-to-month decline since October 2018.

ING makes changes to both fixed and variable home loan rates

One of Australia’s largest retail banks, ING, has lowered interest rates across a number of its owner-occupier and investment home loan products by up to 40 basis points, while raising some interest-only rates for owner-occupiers.

Loans.com.au lends a hand to first home buyers

Online lender loans.com.au has made further changes to its home loan suite, making lower interest rates available for borrowers with smaller deposits, such as first home buyers.

Mortgage delinquencies set to rise

International credit ratings agency Moody’s expects the number of mortgage delinquencies in Australia to rise in the coming months.