Purchasing your First Home

Purchasing your First Home

First home buyers are amongst the most active home buyers at present.  Here are a few tips to help you prepare yourself to be in the best position to secure finance Be Realistic on your

Published In Whakatane Beacon

31 July 2015
Why your Adviser should be the FIRST (not last!) choice

Why your Adviser should be the FIRST (not last!) choice

There are many reasons that people choose to use an adviser or intermediary when looking at their home loan and insurance options. For some it is not knowing where to begin with the process and

Published In Whakatane Beacon

24 July 2015
Repeating Trends

Repeating Trends

With the collapse of the housing and financial markets  in the last few years we saw not only a lot of pain but we actually saw some good things happen.  Primarily the disappearance of some

Published In Whakatane Beacon

17 July 2015
Will your new home be Satisfactory to the Bank?

Will your new home be Satisfactory to the Bank?

When receiving any loan pre-approval, one of the criteria mentioned by all banks is that the property being offered as security is acceptable to the bank in relation to the type and location of the

Published In Whakatane Beacon

10 July 2015
Amendment to LVR Restrictions

Amendment to LVR Restrictions

Recently we did an article explaining the new Loan to Valuer Ratio (LVR) restrictions imposed by the Reserve Bank set to come in on 1/10/2015 – most predominantly the reduction of the maximum

Published In Whakatane Beacon

3 July 2015