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Taking advantage of mortgage discounts that stay once secured
07 August 2015

Mortgage holders could be costing themselves thousands by failing to capitalise on ongoing low interest rates and subsequent intense lender competition.

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Investor group speaks out against banks lifting rates for existing investors
05 August 2015

Raising interest rates for existing property investors is opportunistic and unfair according to the Property Investment Professionals of Australia.

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Melbourne's most affordable suburbs for one-bed apartments
30 July 2015

If you're looking for a cheap one-bedder apartment to invest in, the Real Estate Institute of Victoria has released figures to March of the suburbs in Melbourne where you can get one-bedroom apartments for under $300,000.

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Investor lending by banks continues to tighten as major announces foreign buyer restrictions
29 July 2015

As banks start lifting rates to tighten their lending to property investors in response to the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority’s crackdown, Westpac has announced changes to its lending to foreign buyers.

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Property investors can expect more interest rate rises
28 July 2015

Pressure to pass on higher capital costs to investment borrowers is likely to see more interest rate hikes by banks, following last week’s movements from ANZ and the Commonwealth Bank.

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