Mortgage Broker servicing North Melbourne, Essendon, Brunswick and surrounding areas
Buying a home is both exciting and stressful. It's a major decision and having a broker on your side will help you make an informed decision.
A good investment loan can make property investment a much smoother process.
Whether you are adding value to an existing property by renovating to re-lease or to sell, planning a subdivision, purchasing raw land and improving it by building a block of apartments, offices or a house, I can assist you to secure the right funding to get your next project off the ground.
Various business lending scenarios
First Home Buyers
First of all, congratulations! If you are like most first home buyers you are excited about getting your foot in the door of your own home.
Whether you are buying your first home, an investment property or a new home, it’s important to obtain a home loan pre-approval.
Refinancing your current home loan is a good idea if you want to lower your monthly repayments, access existing equity in your home loan or to consolidate debt.
Are you self-employed but not sure if you're qualified for a home loan? Lenders have a different way of assessing the income of self-employed applicants. As a self-employed person, you can be classified as a full-doc applicant or a low-doc applicant.
Could a rate cut in October coincide with a turn in the market?
Historically, one of the best barometers for the health of the property market is auction data… So, I asked my colleagues at Australia’s largest real estate company - Ray White - to share their nationwide auction stats looking back at the year that has been. They collect this data every weekend, and over thousands of auction events they measure the clearance rate, number of active bidders, number of onlookers, and a variety of other useful metrics. So what do these findings tell us about where we are in the property cycle?
When is cheaper not necessarily better?
With all the hype around record low interest rates it's easy to get tunnel vision and focus only on the lowest number when choosing a home loan provider, however finding the right loan is about much more than just the best rate. When assessing possible options for home loans, borrowers frequently assume the ones with the lowest possible rates to be the best without being mindful of other considerations such as fees and charges or loan features.
Shares, cash, real estate and record low interest rates.
We’ve not seen interest rates at this level since the 1950s, so what are the opportunities and pitfalls that come with a cash rate at one percent for everyday investors? Low interest rates represent benefits in some investment categories, and hurdles in others. So how do you make low rates work for you? Understanding what avenues are available to invest in, in today’s environment is a topic I constantly discuss with clients and finance industry peers.