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House price rise below expectations
Nov 20 :: Australian house prices edged higher in the September quarter, but by much less than economists expected.The official Bureau of Statistics index shows capital... read more

RBA calms nerves with another rate cut
Jun 06 :: The Reserve Bank has moved to calm rattled households and non-mining sectors of the economy by shaving 25 basis points from the cash rate.The move takes the official... read more

ANZ last to move in cutting rates
May 18 :: ANZ Bank is the last of the big four banks to announce its move on interest rates this month, cutting its standard variable mortgage and small business interest rates... read more

Wary buyers opt for fixed interest mortgages
Apr 04 :: Fixed mortgage rates hit a four year high and New South Wales continues to dominate the market, accounting for two out of five new mortgages in Australia.... read more


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How to Buy a House with Bad Credit
Most people would expect that a bad credit rating would make it impossible to get a mortgage to buy a home - but it's not as simple as that. Can you buy a house with bad credit? The short answer is YES, but it is not all that easy. - read more