Monthly Archives: September 2018

13% of investors to ‘struggle’ to repay P&I-MortgageBusiness Online

As read in MortgageBusiness Online – The expiry of the interest-only period is set to place 13 per cent of property investors in financial stress, according to new research. According to a survey of 820 property investors from the Property Investment Professionals of Australia (PIPA), 13 per cent of interest-only borrowers were expecting to “struggle” […]

Borrowers still opting for variable rates despite hikes – The Adviser

As read in The Adviser online – Out-of-cycle rate hikes from non-major banks have not weakened demand for variable rates. However, recent pricing changes from three of the big four could prove otherwise, according to Mortgage Choice. Mortgage Choice’s latest national home loan approval data has revealed that demand for variable rate home loans increased […]