Mortgage rates

17th Jan 20, 11:45am
Kiwibank makes an offer of a free five night Fiji holiday as an incentive for a home loan, kicking off the 2020 version of the mortgage market competition
Kiwibank makes an offer of a free five night Fiji holiday as an incentive for a home loan, kicking off the 2020 version of the mortgage market competition
17th Jan 20, 11:45am
16th Dec 19, 3:00pm
BNZ makes some end-of-year changes to its Classic 'special' home loan rates with three raised and one lowered. Westpac also tweaked one rate
BNZ makes some end-of-year changes to its Classic 'special' home loan rates with three raised and one lowered. Westpac also tweaked one rate
16th Dec 19, 3:00pm
6th Dec 19, 2:35pm
Kiwibank raises two fixed rates, one of them by ending a low-rate 'special'. It is a move that has a knock-on impact. We review why rates seem to be turning higher at this time
Kiwibank raises two fixed rates, one of them by ending a low-rate 'special'. It is a move that has a knock-on impact. We review why rates seem to be turning higher at this time
6th Dec 19, 2:35pm
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3rd Dec 19, 5:02am
ANZ raises a key mortgage rate, fixes its uncompetitive 18 month rate, and lowers some term deposit rates. None of these moves are market-leading
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ANZ raises a key mortgage rate, fixes its uncompetitive 18 month rate, and lowers some term deposit rates. None of these moves are market-leading
3rd Dec 19, 5:02am
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29th Nov 19, 8:56am
BNZ strikes with a hot eighteen month fixed rate, extending the 3.39% price point out longer just after others started raising two year rates recently
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BNZ strikes with a hot eighteen month fixed rate, extending the 3.39% price point out longer just after others started raising two year rates recently
29th Nov 19, 8:56am
27th Nov 19, 12:28pm
HSBC ends its 3.35% across-the-board mortgage rate offer, raising rates by between +19 bps and +54 bps, but still with offers that are generally competitive with the main banks
HSBC ends its 3.35% across-the-board mortgage rate offer, raising rates by between +19 bps and +54 bps, but still with offers that are generally competitive with the main banks
27th Nov 19, 12:28pm
13th Nov 19, 6:04pm
Markets price in lending rate hikes following the RBNZ's decision to keep the OCR at 1%; Governor Adrian Orr says it's up to retail banks to make business decisions around what they charge their customers
Markets price in lending rate hikes following the RBNZ's decision to keep the OCR at 1%; Governor Adrian Orr says it's up to retail banks to make business decisions around what they charge their customers
13th Nov 19, 6:04pm
8th Oct 19, 4:06pm
The Co-operative Bank dives into the fixed home loan rate pool, going lower for five fixed terms and making a splash with 6 month and one year fixed rates
The Co-operative Bank dives into the fixed home loan rate pool, going lower for five fixed terms and making a splash with 6 month and one year fixed rates
8th Oct 19, 4:06pm
1st Oct 19, 12:07pm
Chinese bank ICBC sharpens its home loan rate card with fixed rate offers as low at 3.18% and no 'special' rate above 4%, closely following its main rivals
Chinese bank ICBC sharpens its home loan rate card with fixed rate offers as low at 3.18% and no 'special' rate above 4%, closely following its main rivals
1st Oct 19, 12:07pm
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27th Sep 19, 12:30pm
While most of the main banks have settled on 3.49% as their new two year fixed mortgage rate, the question is, will they jump lower again?
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While most of the main banks have settled on 3.49% as their new two year fixed mortgage rate, the question is, will they jump lower again?
27th Sep 19, 12:30pm
20th Sep 19, 5:09pm
After being matched by some of their main rivals after their earlier cut, BNZ makes a second cut to its benchmark two year home loan rate, taking it down to 3.49%
After being matched by some of their main rivals after their earlier cut, BNZ makes a second cut to its benchmark two year home loan rate, taking it down to 3.49%
20th Sep 19, 5:09pm
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18th Sep 19, 5:33pm
New Zealand's largest home loan lender cuts its two year rate to the same level BNZ adopted a few days ago. So does Westpac. But they remain much higher than the recent market leaders
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New Zealand's largest home loan lender cuts its two year rate to the same level BNZ adopted a few days ago. So does Westpac. But they remain much higher than the recent market leaders
18th Sep 19, 5:33pm
18th Sep 19, 6:02am
The New Zealand subsidiary of the Bank of China has launched a 3.15% rate for one and two year fixed home loan contracts, setting a new low in the New Zealand mortgage market
The New Zealand subsidiary of the Bank of China has launched a 3.15% rate for one and two year fixed home loan contracts, setting a new low in the New Zealand mortgage market
18th Sep 19, 6:02am
16th Sep 19, 10:06am
Another mortgage major trims a key mortgage rate. Even if it is not a huge cut, it does drop them to the lowest level among their main rivals
Another mortgage major trims a key mortgage rate. Even if it is not a huge cut, it does drop them to the lowest level among their main rivals
16th Sep 19, 10:06am
11th Sep 19, 8:07am
China Construction Bank launches a 3.19% mortgage rate for fixed terms on one, two and three years, easily the market leading offers for any home loan
China Construction Bank launches a 3.19% mortgage rate for fixed terms on one, two and three years, easily the market leading offers for any home loan
11th Sep 19, 8:07am
2nd Sep 19, 9:03am
BNZ matches its main rivals with some key home loan rate cuts for its 'special' offers, but goes with steeper reductions for term deposits, dropping below almost all its rivals
BNZ matches its main rivals with some key home loan rate cuts for its 'special' offers, but goes with steeper reductions for term deposits, dropping below almost all its rivals
2nd Sep 19, 9:03am
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31st Aug 19, 8:41am
HSBC trumps all-comers with a new 3.35% fixed rate mortgage offer to kick-start the Spring real estate season. Savers will now come under even more pressure
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HSBC trumps all-comers with a new 3.35% fixed rate mortgage offer to kick-start the Spring real estate season. Savers will now come under even more pressure
31st Aug 19, 8:41am
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30th Aug 19, 10:57am
New Zealand's second largest home loan lender has trimmed two key fixed mortgage rates, matching key rivals but not pushing the boat out any further than they have to. Westpac follows too
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New Zealand's second largest home loan lender has trimmed two key fixed mortgage rates, matching key rivals but not pushing the boat out any further than they have to. Westpac follows too
30th Aug 19, 10:57am
29th Aug 19, 9:02pm
Kiwibank has sliced its fixed home loan rates to be flat across all terms from one to five years, the first bank to offer all these rates below 4%
Kiwibank has sliced its fixed home loan rates to be flat across all terms from one to five years, the first bank to offer all these rates below 4%
29th Aug 19, 9:02pm
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26th Aug 19, 5:35pm
ANZ takes an axe to two key mortgage rate specials, and pays for it with across the board cuts to all its term deposit rates. Low rates keep shifting lower
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ANZ takes an axe to two key mortgage rate specials, and pays for it with across the board cuts to all its term deposit rates. Low rates keep shifting lower
26th Aug 19, 5:35pm

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