1. When I purchased my first home... Part 5: renovating your home

    Let's talk home renovation today! I share my own experience as well as top tips on how to finance your renovation.

  2. April Market Update with Craig Pontey & Daniel Pym

    โ€‹Craig Ponteyโ€‹ from Ray White Double Bayโ€‹ and myself had a chat about the latest trends in the market.

  3. We are a State Finalist in the MFAA State Excellence Awards 2021!

    Loan Market Double Bay has been announced as a finalist in the NSW Finance Broker Business Award category at the annual Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia (MFAA) State Excellence Awards. The Awards highlight brokers, broker businesses and staff who have demonstrated exceptional customer ...

  4. When I purchased my first home... Part 4: fixing your home loan

    Today I'm walking you through the process of discussing fixed rate options with our clients, and I'm sharing my own experience with my home loan.

  5. Haven't had your home or investment loan interest rate reviewed? Let's see if we can negotiate it down for you!

    We think now is the perfect time to review your home and investment loan interest rates. Every week, we save clients thousands of dollars on their existing loans, simply by renegotiating with their lender.

  6. Milestone Award

    I feel proud and humbled to have received this ๐— ๐—ถ๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ฒ ๐—”๐˜„๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฑ for achieving $600,000,000 in settlements (so far!) from the hands of Michael Karpathakis, Director of Loan Market NSW Corporate. Thank you to my amazing clients and team, I wouldn't have achieved it without you!!!

  7. When I purchased my first home... Part 3: pre-approval

    Part of the reason why we try so hard to be perfect mortgage brokers is that I still remember how nerve wracking it is, waiting for the formal loan approval. You are vulnerable, making a big decision and risking your deposit, and you need to rely on someone to get the finance approved.

  8. Keep Room In Your Budget For Home Loan Fees

    When youโ€™re planning for a mortgage it can be easy to only focus on the biggest expense - the value of the property.

  9. Buying your first home: The art of making an offer and negotiating

    Making an offer, negotiation, and bidding in auctions are key aspects of purchasing your property. Find out what you need to know to handle this process with ease.

  10. When I purchased my first home... Part 2: mortgage insurance

    I didn't have the 20% deposit at the time I purchased and had to pay around $10,000 in mortgage insurance

  11. When I purchased my first home... Part 1

    When I purchased my first home in February 2008 with my soon to be wife, I listened to the advice of experienced home-owners/family who suggested I get pre-approved for close to my maximum.

  12. Don't take a chance with your pre-approval

    โ€‹We spend a lot of time and effort encouraging clients to ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ถ๐—ฟ ๐—น๐—ผ๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ-๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ๐˜† ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜ ๐—น๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ธ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜€. As it is often the case, when you are NOT prepared, you can miss out on the best opportunities.

  13. Happy International Women's Day!

    Today is International Women's Day. As we celebrate all the women in our Loan Market family ๐Ÿ’™, as well as all the other Women in our lives, I wanted to share some personal thoughts about women and money.