Interest Rates Articles

How much extra will your mortgage cost when interest rates rise?

They say what goes up, must come down.

But does what goes down, have to come up? Well, the big banks think so – and sooner than many expect.

Today we’ll look at how much extra an average new mortgage holder might expect to pay each month if the cash rate returns to mid-2019 levels 👇

“Tide turning on interest rates”: CBA hikes fixed rates

Australia’s biggest bank has hiked its three-year fixed rate for owner-occupiers in a further sign that “the tide is turning on interest rates”.

So if you’ve been umming and ahhing about fixing your interest rate, it could be high time to do so

Want to switch home loans? Here are some top tips for refinancing

With interest rates at record low levels, we’ve seen a big increase in homeowners wanting to refinance this year.

So this week we’ll look at some of ASIC’s top tips for refinancing, plus some of our own for good measure!

Fixed mortgage rates set to rise in coming months: experts

House prices could jump 17% in 2021 and mortgage rates are set to rise much sooner than expected, ANZ Bank has tipped.

Let’s look at how soon they think it’ll be before fixed rates rise