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Interest Rate News

November 8, 2017/News/0 Comments

At its November meeting today, the Reserve Bank of Australia has kept the official cash rate unchanged at 1.5 per cent for the 15th consecutive month! What else is happening in our markets? Future rate movements: Some analysts are speculating we will see our next rate cut in 2018, following…

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Interest Rate News

October 4, 2017/News/0 Comments

At its October meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia has again opted to keep the official cash rate unchanged at 1.5 per cent. Economists widely anticipated the RBA’s decision, with many predicting no further RBA rate changes until next year. What else is happening in the loan market? Interest only…

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Interest Rate News

September 5, 2017/News/0 Comments

At its September meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia chose to keep the official cash rate on hold at 1.5 per cent. How will this affect you this Spring? Despite the RBA keeping the cash rate unchanged, lenders continued to cut rates on principal and interest loans for owner occupiers…

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Interest Rate News

August 1, 2017/News/0 Comments

At its August meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia chose to keep the official cash rate on hold at 1.5 per cent. How will this news affect your situation? With no cash rate movement from the RBA, interest rates remain competitive so it could be a good time to purchase…

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Interest Rate News

July 4, 2017/News/0 Comments

At its July meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia chose to keep the official cash rate on hold at 1.5 per cent. What this means for you? Even though the official cash rate remains unchanged, lenders continue to make interest rate moves. Last month, the big four banks increased rates…

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Interest Rate News

June 13, 2017/News/0 Comments

At its June meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia chose to keep the official cash rate on hold at an historic low of 1.5 per cent. With the cash rate on hold, interest rates are likely to remain low and lenders will continue to offer competitive deals for those looking…

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Interest Rate News

May 2, 2017/News/0 Comments

At its May meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia chose to keep the official cash rate on hold at 1.5 per cent. What this means for you?   Interest rates remain low, so it’s still a great time to invest in property or to purchase a home! Despite some lenders…

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Interest Rate Update

April 5, 2017/News/0 Comments

At its April meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia decided to keep the official cash rate on hold at 1.5 per cent. What this means for you? Last month we saw lenders adjusting rates outside of RBA movements, due to their own increasing costs of borrowing and investment appetite. Despite…

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Interest Rate News

March 8, 2017/News/0 Comments

At its March meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia elected to keep the official cash rate on hold at 1.5 per cent. What this means for you? Borrowers should continue to expect rate adjustments from lenders outside of RBA movements due to their own increasing costs of borrowing. Property investors…

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Interest Rate News

February 7, 2017/News/0 Comments

We hope you are enjoying the fantastic summer weather and are all ready for another exciting year as things start to heat up in the Australian property market! The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) met today for its first meeting for 2017 and has elected to keep the official cash…

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