Category: Loan Process

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How to reduce your risk when buying ‘Off the plan’

Buying a property off the plan can be cheaper than buying an existing property if you’re buying in a rising market. In theory, you pay a deposit to lock in a price, and the value will have gone up by the time you pay in full at settlement, several years later. However, it doesn’t always […]

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5 things to consider when leasing business equipment

Setting up a new company can be expensive. You have location costs, staff wages, business planning and branding. One of the biggest expenses is often the cost of equipment. Whether equipment is industrial, used for construction, or for the office, it’s a big investment. This is why many businesses opt to lease equipment. Rather than […]

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Costs to buy home

Costs of purchasing a home

You’re trawling real estate sites, and popping into open houses every Saturday. You’ve done your calculations, spoken to your mortgage adviser, and know roughly what you can afford to spend on your first home. The advertised price of the property, though, is only one expense to consider when buying your first home. So that you […]

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How does a bridging loan work for buying property while selling?

So, you’ve bought a property and have been paying off the mortgage. Now, it’s time to start thinking about what’s next. Purchasing a property certainly doesn’t mean you shouldn’t keep your eyes on the market, and there’s always something out there that can capture your attention and set you thinking about another move. Perhaps you’re […]

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Client stories

Nick Tinning and Naomi Parkes

Nick Tinning and fiancée Naomi Parkes thought securing a loan to build their house would be relatively...

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Janine Davies

Janine Davies originally found the idea of buying a home nerve-wracking. Terminology she didn’t understand, mountains of...

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Steve Moran and Andrea Bernard

Steve Moran and Andrea Bernard have always been focused on managing their money and maximising opportunities to grow their...

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