home loans

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2nd May 19, 10:35am
BNZ posts 12% increase in interim profit to $550 mln with income up and expenses & bad debts both falling. Parent NAB says BNZ may need to 'reprice and/or reduce' lending to meet RBNZ capital proposals
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BNZ posts 12% increase in interim profit to $550 mln with income up and expenses & bad debts both falling. Parent NAB says BNZ may need to 'reprice and/or reduce' lending to meet RBNZ capital proposals
2nd May 19, 10:35am
30th Apr 19, 5:05pm
Gareth Vaughan questions whether banks' floating mortgage interest rates can be justified in a low interest rate world
Gareth Vaughan questions whether banks' floating mortgage interest rates can be justified in a low interest rate world
30th Apr 19, 5:05pm
23rd Apr 19, 9:31am
Even though lower quartile house prices remain at or near record highs, falling interest rates have come to the rescue of first home buyers
Even though lower quartile house prices remain at or near record highs, falling interest rates have come to the rescue of first home buyers
23rd Apr 19, 9:31am
22nd Apr 19, 8:16am
David Chaston looks at the changes in average loan size for new lending for first home buyers, owner occupiers, and housing investors to try and locate the stress points
David Chaston looks at the changes in average loan size for new lending for first home buyers, owner occupiers, and housing investors to try and locate the stress points
22nd Apr 19, 8:16am
15th Apr 19, 9:51am
Another bank tweaks its rates for longer term fixed home loans, adding a new market leading rate while holding on to another. It cuts term deposit rates at the same time
Another bank tweaks its rates for longer term fixed home loans, adding a new market leading rate while holding on to another. It cuts term deposit rates at the same time
15th Apr 19, 9:51am
8th Apr 19, 5:48pm
New Zealand's largest home loan lender chooses to compete hard at the short end of the mortgage market, leaving most of its rivals battling for borrowers interested in low rates at longer terms
New Zealand's largest home loan lender chooses to compete hard at the short end of the mortgage market, leaving most of its rivals battling for borrowers interested in low rates at longer terms
8th Apr 19, 5:48pm
8th Apr 19, 4:31pm
Westpac sharpens some longer home loan rates, but not sharper than those offered by ASB, and not as sharp as Kiwibank's market-leading five year rate
Westpac sharpens some longer home loan rates, but not sharper than those offered by ASB, and not as sharp as Kiwibank's market-leading five year rate
8th Apr 19, 4:31pm
6th Apr 19, 7:01am
With future interest rate cuts on the cards is paying a break fee to terminate your fixed term mortgage a good option?
With future interest rate cuts on the cards is paying a break fee to terminate your fixed term mortgage a good option?
6th Apr 19, 7:01am
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5th Apr 19, 3:21pm
Branches of two local Chinese banks launch new lower and competitive home loan interest rate offers, one of them at 3.65% and 4 bps below the benchmark HSBC Premier offer
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Branches of two local Chinese banks launch new lower and competitive home loan interest rate offers, one of them at 3.65% and 4 bps below the benchmark HSBC Premier offer
5th Apr 19, 3:21pm
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4th Apr 19, 2:58pm
Another major bank has adopted ASB's market-leading three year mortgage rate. TSB's price-match offer applies
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Another major bank has adopted ASB's market-leading three year mortgage rate. TSB's price-match offer applies
4th Apr 19, 2:58pm
4th Apr 19, 12:30am
ASB goes long. It raises its one year 'special' but cuts its 3 year rate to 3.95%, and reduces its 4 and 5 years rates too. And TSB's price-match offer applies
ASB goes long. It raises its one year 'special' but cuts its 3 year rate to 3.95%, and reduces its 4 and 5 years rates too. And TSB's price-match offer applies
4th Apr 19, 12:30am
3rd Apr 19, 6:02pm
Kiwibank says it's 'front running' potential OCR cuts with its aggressive five year mortgage rate and offering borrowers certainty
Kiwibank says it's 'front running' potential OCR cuts with its aggressive five year mortgage rate and offering borrowers certainty
3rd Apr 19, 6:02pm
3rd Apr 19, 8:56am
Both SBS Bank and the Co-op Bank cut home loan rates in interesting ways, with one of them setting new market-leading levels
Both SBS Bank and the Co-op Bank cut home loan rates in interesting ways, with one of them setting new market-leading levels
3rd Apr 19, 8:56am
27th Mar 19, 4:39pm
The state-owned bank is the first out of the blocks with a sharply lower home loan rate offer following the latest RBNZ monetary policy indication
The state-owned bank is the first out of the blocks with a sharply lower home loan rate offer following the latest RBNZ monetary policy indication
27th Mar 19, 4:39pm
26th Mar 19, 5:31pm
The Co-operative Bank cuts two of its home loan rates below 4%, pitching them for fixed terms different to most other rivals and setting them as market leaders for both
The Co-operative Bank cuts two of its home loan rates below 4%, pitching them for fixed terms different to most other rivals and setting them as market leaders for both
26th Mar 19, 5:31pm
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25th Mar 19, 6:02pm
ANZ has now announced its its following all its rivals with a two year fixed mortgage rate of 3.99%. Wholesale swap rates fall. ANZ also trims some term deposit rates
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ANZ has now announced its its following all its rivals with a two year fixed mortgage rate of 3.99%. Wholesale swap rates fall. ANZ also trims some term deposit rates
25th Mar 19, 6:02pm
25th Mar 19, 10:43am
It is a new week and now BNZ falls into line with a 3.99% two year fixed mortgage offer. That only leaves ANZ as a holdout among the majors. And now two year swap rates are falling too
It is a new week and now BNZ falls into line with a 3.99% two year fixed mortgage offer. That only leaves ANZ as a holdout among the majors. And now two year swap rates are falling too
25th Mar 19, 10:43am
24th Mar 19, 6:02am
Lower quartile house prices were surprisingly strong in February - making life more difficult for aspiring first home buyers
Lower quartile house prices were surprisingly strong in February - making life more difficult for aspiring first home buyers
24th Mar 19, 6:02am
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21st Mar 19, 8:43pm
Following HSBC, Kiwibank, ASB and TSB, Westpac comes back with a 3.99% two year fixed home loan offer. That's now six banks with a sub 4% mortgage offer
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Following HSBC, Kiwibank, ASB and TSB, Westpac comes back with a 3.99% two year fixed home loan offer. That's now six banks with a sub 4% mortgage offer
21st Mar 19, 8:43pm
19th Mar 19, 8:35am
Following Kiwibank, ASB cuts its two year home loan rate to 3.99% and TSB also follows under its extended price-match policy
Following Kiwibank, ASB cuts its two year home loan rate to 3.99% and TSB also follows under its extended price-match policy
19th Mar 19, 8:35am
18th Mar 19, 9:30am
Two banks cut selected fixed mortgage rates for residential borrowers, one of which takes a rate back down under 4%
Two banks cut selected fixed mortgage rates for residential borrowers, one of which takes a rate back down under 4%
18th Mar 19, 9:30am
14th Mar 19, 7:38am
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Westpac claims a New Zealand first with a dedicated mortgage product for prefabricated homes
Westpac claims a New Zealand first with a dedicated mortgage product for prefabricated homes
14th Mar 19, 7:38am
13th Mar 19, 9:55am
Stable wholesale swap rates and stable bank deposit rates are limiting how far fixed mortgage rates can move down. Westpac pushes a key fighting rate up
Stable wholesale swap rates and stable bank deposit rates are limiting how far fixed mortgage rates can move down. Westpac pushes a key fighting rate up
13th Mar 19, 9:55am
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5th Mar 19, 8:24am
Taking advantage of low wholesale rates, HSBC launches a very low two year home loan rate, withdraws other 'specials' but still has market-leading rate card
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Taking advantage of low wholesale rates, HSBC launches a very low two year home loan rate, withdraws other 'specials' but still has market-leading rate card
5th Mar 19, 8:24am
22nd Feb 19, 5:00am
Interest.co.nz Home Loan Affordability Report says the slide in both interest rates and lower quartile house prices means Auckland is now considered affordable for first home buyers
Interest.co.nz Home Loan Affordability Report says the slide in both interest rates and lower quartile house prices means Auckland is now considered affordable for first home buyers
22nd Feb 19, 5:00am

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