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Two banks cut home loan rates

Kiwibank beats all with market's lowest 2 yr fixed rate; Westpac slices its 3 yr fixed rate

Two working days left for $3,000?

Are banks' home loan cash incentives coming to an end? David Chaston reviews the imminent expiry of current offers. In a hotly competitive market will they be replaced?

Kiwis wary of reverse equity mortgages

Reverse mortgage market did not grow in New Zealand in 2013, with loan numbers falling for seventh straight year; average loan size grows however

'Fix now as low interest rates are unsustainable'

Roger J Kerr says 'market interest rate pricing is far too low in my book'. Once investors get over their geopolitical worries, they will see 'upward momentum is just so compelling'

'Get in now and fix your borrowings'

Westpac's chief economist Dominick Stephens argues now's a great time to fix loans because financial markets have got it wrong; Your view?

Banks align mortgage cash incentives

Cash contributions 'the currency expected in a home loan offer,' Co-operative Bank CEO says as his bank 'meets the market'

BNZ last bank to adopt 5.99%

All but one bank settles on just below 6% as their key two year mortgage rate, the different one offers a lower rate

Now Westpac also offers 5.99% for two years

The Red bank falls into line with a two year home loan offer that matches most other major banks, ends one year 'special', raises capped rate

Westpac brings back trail commissions

Westpac restructures mortgage commissions for brokers and financial advisers

ICBC's home loan & deposit rates

ICBC NZ home loan and deposit interest rates now available on interest.co.nz