Demand for fixed rate home loans in Japan has increased substantially after several years of variable rate mortgages dominating the mar...
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Demand for fixed rate home loans in Japan has increased substantially after several years of variable rate mortgages dominating the market, according to mortgage officers at Japan’s major banks. A significant jump in the number of new fixed rat...6 months ago
Experts have recently reported on how the previously hard-to-find jumbo home loan has returned as an available product to many lenders, and are even set at highly competitive rates. First Capital Group mortgage broker, Mathew Carson, claimed that a n...6 months ago
Even with record low interest rates and lenders doing their best to boost a recovery in the property market, over-regulation of the banking industry is blocking a complete property market recovery in the UK. As reported by The Independent, new finan...7 months ago
Mortgage and home loan interest rates are still moving down slighting as investors try to make sense of economic data, reported Yahoo!7 Finance. 30-year fixed rate home loans fell to 3.73%, said Bankrate.com’s national survey of large lenders....7 months ago
First-home buyer activity is at near-record lows for the past nine years, according to data supplied by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The ABS data showed that the total number of owner-occupied housing also fell by 1.5% in January 2013 w...7 months ago
Nearly one out of every three new home loan customers are choosing fixed rate home loans say Australian Finance Group (AFG). AFG claim to be Australia’s biggest mortgage broker, and said that 29.6% of new home loans in March were fixed — ...7 months ago
Growth in the number of home loan applications is expected despite numbers falling for January, after consumer confidence grew stronger as Australia waits for interest rate cuts to take effect. The Westpac/Melbourne institute index revealed that cons...8 months ago
Demand for housing is on the rise, reported News Ltd. The interest rate reductions in Australia over recent months have resulted in rising property prices rather than a boost for the construction industry and not much joy for the Reserve Bank of Aust...8 months ago
Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) figures show Australians are utilising current low interest rates to get 14% ahead on their mortgages. In a report by News Limited, the Westpac chief product officer, David Lindberg, said that the average customer is p...8 months ago
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has been called upon to lower the cash interest rate in an article in The Age. The article argued for the lowering based on a number of reasons:...