The Lifestyle Loans Blog

October 13, 2011

How Do Interest Rates Affect Your Mortgage

The interest rates you’ll pay on your mortgage depends on a combination of factors. This can include the Reserve Bank of Australia’s (RBA) cash rate, your […]
August 30, 2011
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Buying A Home- How To Negotiate

Capitalise on market conditions and negotiate yourself a bargain, you could save thousands with out latest guide to buying a home! There are now sections of […]
April 14, 2011

What does your credit file say about you?

Just how you manage your debt is no secret thanks to credit history files, so it pays to keep your file in shipshape order if you […]
April 14, 2011

Simple mortgage reduction strategies

The longer you take to pay off the principal amount you’ve borrowed for your home the more interest you will end up paying – it therefore […]
April 14, 2011

How to spot a property lemon

Not knowing how to spot a property lemon can turn the sweetness of owning your own property into a sour experience. Unfortunately when it comes to […]
November 23, 2010

Rent vs. Buy Free Worksheet

It’s an age old adage which begs the question, rent vs. buy? I’ve attached a handy, free Excel spread sheet we’ve managed to knock up so […]
November 15, 2010

Lender comparison of higher than RBA interest rate changes

Following the Reserve Bank of Australia’s (RBA) decision on Tuesday, 2 November 2010 to increase the target cash rate by 0.25% p.a. coupled with higher funding […]
August 16, 2010

Units outperform houses

The results of the RP Data-Rismark Home Value Index for June showed that the unit market has outperformed houses over the last 12 months and during […]