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Five ways to reduce your mortgage

By the resi financial blog team, 15 September 2014

Tips to save on your mortgage

It’s always a good idea to try and pay off as much of your mortgage as possible – especially when interest rates are as low as they are now.

Here are five tips that will help make a bigger dent in your home loan.

1. Pay more than you need to
When choosing a home loan, you should be factoring in an interest rate that is at least two per cent higher to ensure you can still make repayments when rates rise. So why not start making your repayments at this higher rate anyway? Not only will you be paying off more of your mortgage but when rates do r ...

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Four essentials to know when home buying

By the resi financial blog team, 18 August 2014

Guest blog for new home buyers

Guest blog written by head of PR, and money expert at www.finder.com.au, Michelle Hutchison

 

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10 Quick and Affordable Projects to Renew Your Home

By the resi financial blog team, 03 February 2014

Affordable renovation projects

It’s the start of ratings season and all the renovation shows are hitting our screens. If you’re anything like I am, you too start seeing your house as a potential renovation project. This can be a good thing, this can be a bad thing. Some of the biggest mistakes you can make start off with the best intentions, mistakes which could end up majorly decreasing the value of your home and costing you a lot of time and money in the future.

But you are still excited, you are still keen, you have a hammer in hand, ready to knock down something, ANYTHING!

Wel ...

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