Archive for June, 2013

Investor Home Loans Making A Comeback

Posted on June 26th, 2013 · Posted in News

Investors are coming back to the market place, with loans for housing finance on the rise. CommSec reports the value of home loans taken out by investors rose by 1.1%.. Read more

Lock it in or Leave it Alone?

Posted on June 20th, 2013 · Posted in News

If you’re paying off your home with a variable interest rate you should be seriously considering a fixed rate loan.  With the standard variable rate of the big banks averaging.. Read more

SMSF Trustees Must Know the Value of Their Investments

Posted on June 12th, 2013 · Posted in News

One of the big changes trustees of self-managed super funds will have to deal with from July 1 is the requirement to value all investments at market value each year… Read more

Reserve Bank of Australia

Interest Rates On Hold At Historic Low

Posted on June 5th, 2013 · Posted in News

The Reserve Bank has left the official interest rate on hold at a historic low of 2.75%. The decision comes as little surprise to most economists, who had tipped the cash.. Read more