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A home loan with cash and an iPhone 6

TSB Bank drops its 2 year home loan 'special' to 5.5% and updates (and tightens) its non-rate incentives

ANZ sets new 1yr mortgage rate at market low

Banks start to lower rates following the RBNZ review; wholesale rates fall most at the five year end but latest rate cut is for 1 year

Enticing borrowers

We review who offered the lowest fixed mortgage rates in 2014 and find there are two banks who consistently feature for 1 and 2 years

Five year fixed rates slip below 6%

Westpac pushes long-term fixed mortgage rates lower; other banks signal they will follow with even lower rates

TSB Bank claims lowest 2yr mortgage rate

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ASB matches ANZ, Kiwibank

ASB cuts 20 basis points from its advertised two-year, fixed-term home loan rates

Home loan rate cuts from ANZ and Co-op Bank

Two more banks slice home loan rates as mortgage market competition heats up. New market lows breached

BNZ cuts 3-year mortgage rate

BNZ lops 40 basis points off advertised 3-year mortgage rate for borrowers with 20% equity

$551,689 house, $1 million in mortgage repayments

Even lower priced homes are now likely to require total mortgage payments of $1 million or more for many buyers in the main centres

Big banks competing hard for borrowers

ANZ, Westpac offering 0% credit card balance transfer interest rates, BNZ, Kiwibank not much higher