Advantage Package Standard Special Discount Advantage Package Standard Special Discount $250K - $499,999 (Principal & Interest) (Owner Occupied)

  • 4.50%
    p.a Standard Variable
  • 4.66%
    p.a Comparison**
  • $100
    Upfront fees
  • $395
    Annual fees
  • 95%
    Max LVR
  • $1,978
    Per Month*

About St.George Bank

St.George Bank is one of Australia's leading retail and business banking brands, serving over 2.6 million consumer, business and corporate customers in Australia. In 2008, St.George and its South Australian brand, BankSA, became part of the Westpac Group. With more than 5700 staff and 396 St.George and BankSA retail branches, St.George is known for exceptional service, innovative, award-winning products, and specialist financial advice for retail and business customers. St.George has built its reputation on strong connections with local communities. A deepening understanding of sustainability suggests that they’re extending their commitment to a broader range of stakeholders and interests.

Standard Variable

Repayments calculated to take into account ongoing monthly and anual fees.

Monthly repayment*
$1,978
rate per annum
4.50%

Loan to Value Ratio

Borrow up to the maxium of 95% of the value of the property.

Lenders Mortgage Insurance, or LMI, will be payable on most loans where the borrowings are greater than 80% of the value of the property.

However, you may be able to capitalise LMI into your loan, increasing the overall loan amount by about 2% (in order to cover the cost of the insurance). Contact a loan market broker to find out how LVR and LMI might impact the cost of your loan repayments.

Lvr
95%
Capitalise LMI
Yes

Availability

For ["Construction", "Owner Occupied", "Vacant Land"], in ["NSW", "NT", "QLD", "SA", "WA", "VIC", "TAS", "ACT"].

Term
1 - 30 years
Min
$250,000
Max
$499,999

Eligibility

The level of financial documentaion and credit history required to apply for the loan.

Financials
Full Doc
Credit History
Conforming
Genuine Saving
Required

Redraw Facility

Get quick access to cash by drawing on the loan to pay for renovations or other purchases.

Redraw Facility
Yes
Min Redraw
$0
Redraw fee
$0

Banking Features

Given the wide range of loans on offer – with different interest rates, product features and fees – it pays to shop around to find the loan that fits your needs and circumstances. Some loans offer features that may be appropriate for your situation and result in savings over the life of the loan.

Some features you may wish to consider include:

  • an offset account;
  • ability to make extra repayments;
  • a redraw facility; and
  • linked credit card and savings accounts;
  • ability to split your loan between fixed and variable interest rates
Offset Account
Yes
Redraw Available
Yes
Credit Card
Yes
Internet Banking
Yes
Telephone Banking
Yes
BPay Option
Yes
Portability of Loan
Yes
Professional Pack
Yes
Check Account
No
Direct Salary Credit
Yes
Free Transactions
Yes
Minimum Redraw
No
Redraw Fee
Yes

Repayments

You can make your repaments Fortnightly, Monthly, and Weekly.

Interest Only Option
No
Max Interest Only
0 years

Upfront Fees

Upfront fess associated with estabilishing the loan. Other loan set-up fees, such as valuation fees and lender's mortgage insurance, and Government charges, such as registration fees and stamp duty on property transfer, have not been included. These will be determined after application.

Total
$100
Settlement
$100

Ongoing Fees

Monthly and annual fees and charges during the loan period.

Total
$395
Ongoing Yearly
$395

Exit Fees

Fees associated with prematurely ending the loan.

Total
$350
Exit
$350
Early Repayment
$0
Switch To Fixed
$0

Notes

$1500 Refinance Cashback Campaign Extended Loan applications must be received by Wednesday 31 May 2017 and settle on or before Monday 31 July 2017 to be eligible for the $1500 cashback offer. Eligibility: - Cashback offer for refinances only. - Available for Owner Occupier (principal & interest repayments only) and Residential Investment home loans. - Home loans under Advantage Package only. - The loan amount on the single home loan application for refinances must be $250,000 or more. - One cashback per loan application, paid to the main applicant (Applicant 1) during the campaign period only (multiple applications submitted by the same main applicant are not eligible for this offer). - Applicants must have a St George transaction account linked to the home loan at the time of settlement. - Applicants’ home loan repayments must be direct debited from this St George transaction account. - The linked St George transaction account must be kept open for at least 60 days after settlement to be eligible for the cashback. Exclusions: - Refinances of existing Westpac, St.George, BankSA, Bank of Melbourne and RAMS home loans. - Portfolio Loans. - This offer is not available in conjunction with any other cashback, rebate or LMI campaign offers. - Refinances into Owner Occupier Interest Only loans. - Non-Resident borrowers. - Applicants that use foreign income to meet serviceability. ADVANTAGE PACKAGE Available for fixed loans >$150K and variable loans >$100K. Save when you package a home loan, credit card and transaction account - Flexible repayment options - Choose the home loan, credit card and transaction account most suitable for you - then package and save! - Get great home loan interest rate discounts and save on fees - Get great benefits from discounts on Home Loan Protection, Home and Contents Insurance, and Protection Plans premium - Perfect for 1st home buyers, investors and refinancing. $395 single package fee covers up to 5 home or investment loans - $0 home loan establishment fee - $0 monthly home loan administration fee - $0 annual credit card fee - $0 monthly transaction account-keeping fee - $0 monthly full offset service fee - Free redraw via Phone and Internet banking. The following are not allowed in a package: - any loan where a borrower is a company - any loan where a borrower is a trustee - any loan where a security property is under company title - any loan where any sub-account was/is a construction sub-account.

LVR Notes

For new and existing customers, max LVR for owner occupiers is 95% including LMI capitalisation. Max LVR for refinances from other financial institutions is 90%. Conditions apply for new customers. These include, but are not limited to; - Maximum loan amount of $750K - No Auto Decline overrides will be considered - Genuine savings policy applies, with the exception of Inheritance and Sale of non-real estate assets which are capped at 90% LVR

Notes

5% Genuine savings needs to be verified on mortgage insured loans where the LVR exceeds 85%. Any applications for investments loans that have an LVR >90% will require a minimum equity of 10% to be held in another property. The 10% equity holding is to be calculated using the applicant’s estimated Market Value of their existing properties against their current exposure. Current exposure is to be calculated on loan account limit and not loan account balance. The 10% equity may be held in one or more existing properties held by any of the applicants.

Fee Notes

$500 Security substitution fee Partial Discharge Assessment Fee: $350

*Monthly Repayments

Monthly repayments are calculated to take into account the loan amount, repayment term and ongoing fees and charges over the life of the loan.

  • Variable rate loans show the monthly repayments at the current rate.
  • Fixed rate loans show the monthly repayment during the fixed period only.
  • Monthly repayment calculations are an approximate guide only. Speak to a LoanMarket Mortgage broker to understand the exact cost of a loan given your particular circumstances.

**Comparison Rates

A comparison rate is a tool to help consumers identify the true cost of a loan. It factors in the interest rate, loan amount, repayment term and ongoing fees and charges and displays this as a single percentage rate that can be used to compare various loans from different lenders.

Monthly Repayment and Comparison Rate* calculations do not include:

  • The use of account features such as early repayments and offset accounts which vary widely among loans and can reduce the cost of a loan significantly.
  • Cost savings such as fee waivers or special rate discounts.
  • Fees and charges associated with loan options or events that may or may not be used by the borrower, such as early repayment or redraw fees
  • Lenders Mortgage Insurance (LMI) which may be required to secure the loan and can increase the cost of the loan.
  • Government charges such as stamp duty or mortgage registration fees.
  • Fees and charges which aren’t available at the time the comparison rate is provided