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Interest Rate News

July 7, 2015/News/0 Comments

At its first meeting for the new financial year, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has today elected to keep the official cash rate on hold at 2.0 per cent. The news was widely expected by analysts as the RBA waits for the economy to adjust to its rate cuts…

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May 6, 2015/News/0 Comments

Interest rates at an all-time low! If you’re thinking of investing, purchasing a new home or refinancing, now is a great time to get in touch. With the Federal Budget due to be handed down in exactly one week, the Reserve Bank of Australia today decided to reduce the official…

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April 8, 2015/News/0 Comments

We hope you enjoyed a fantastic Easter holiday! The Reserve Bank of Australia met today for its monthly board meeting and decided to keep the official cash rate on hold at 2.25 per cent. Many market analysts were predicting a rate cut today, but the RBA has decided to maintain…

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March 3, 2015/News/0 Comments

It’s a great start to the autumn property season for home buyers and investors. Despite a great deal of speculation from market analysts regarding consecutive interest rate cuts, the RBA has elected to keep the cash rate on hold in its monthly meeting today. In February we saw the first…

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February 4, 2015/News/0 Comments

The Reserve Bank of Australia met yesterday for its first meeting of 2015 and has decided to cut the official cash rate by 25 basis points to just 2.25 per cent. This decision will bring the cash rate to a new historical low, after rate cuts in August 2013 brought the…

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December 3, 2014/News/0 Comments

The Reserve Bank of Australia met today for its final meeting of 2014 and decided to keep the official cash rate on hold at 2.5 per cent. With its next meeting not scheduled until the first week of February next year, we can look forward to the cash rate remaining…

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November 5, 2014/News/0 Comments

With spring bringing us great auction weather and most of Victoria taking the day off for the spectacular Melbourne Cup Carnival, the Reserve Bank of Australia has decided to keep the official cash rate on hold at 2.5 per cent during its monthly meeting today. Most analysts were expecting the…

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October Newsletter

October 22, 2014/News/0 Comments

This month, the news is all good for those in the market to purchase a property! At its October meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia has once again decided to keep the official cash rate on hold at 2.5 per cent. This is the 13th consecutive month where the cash…

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October 8, 2014/News/0 Comments

With the property markets picking up during the busy spring selling season, the Reserve Bank of Australia has decided to keep the official cash rate on hold at 2.5 per cent during its monthly meeting today. Most analysts were expecting the cash rate to remain on hold after the RBA…

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September 3, 2014/News/0 Comments

Spring has arrived and at its first meeting for the new season, the Reserve Bank of Australia has announced that it will keep the official cash rate on hold at 2.5 per cent for yet another month. The decision was widely expected by analysts and all indications are that the…

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