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No-deposit home loans

A recent survey in the UK found that young adults are increasingly relying on their parents to help them pay for a deposit for their first home. The survey conducted by mortgage lender Halifax found that the majority of parents believed they...

What determines your home loan rate?

“I bought a house 15 months ago and I have been paying about R500 extra. As a first-time buyer I received a +0.4 prime rate. Can I get the bank (Absa) to review and reduce my interest rate, if so what do I need to do and what will they be...

No home loans for non-FNB customers

Over the last ten years mortgage originators such as ooba and BetterBond have played a significant role in increasing the competitiveness of home loans. By assisting customers to shop around for the best rates bond originators forced the banks...

Five tricks to reduce your home loan

Homeowners can reduce the term of their home loan and the total that they pay in with careful budgeting and clever tricks. A house is usually the biggest asset that you will buy in your lifetime, but it’s made affordable by the 20-year...