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NZ Mortgage Broker Explains KiwiBuild Mortgages

NZ Mortgage Broker Explains KiwiBuild Mortgages We are hearing about KiwiBuild mortgages and getting asked questions from many first home buyers so thought we should clear up a bit of the confusion here. How The Term KiwiBuild Mortgages Started Kiwibank offers KiwiBuild mortgages … In an article run by the New Zealand Herald in August
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Make The Best From A Low Mortgage Interest Rate

Make The Best From A Low Mortgage Interest Rate It looks like we might not see any interest rate rises for a while, so how do you make the best from a low mortgage interest rate? On Thursday 9th August we saw The Reserve Bank leave the Official Cash Rate (OCR) at 1.75 percent, but
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The 2018 Budget & The Impact On Home Owners

The 2018 Budget & The Impact On Home Owners As a New Zealand mortgage broker I am interested in things like the national budgets for the reason that they show how the Government of the day plan to use our taxes and also as they have an impact on home owners (and specifically those with
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Thinking Outside The Box Is What We Do

Thinking Outside The Box Is What We Do In New Zealand there are a lot of people that do not fit within the bank criteria – the boxes that the banks say you must fit into. So while many mortgage brokers may try and squeeze you into the banks boxes, sometimes it is just easier
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Are You Getting The Best Home Loan Deal?

Are You Getting The Best Home Loan Deal? We all want the best home loan deal but you may be amazed to know how often as advisers we find that people can do better. Many people have a deal which looks okay, but unless you do a full review it is almost impossible to know
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