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Stock remains low - gain access to the huge number of off-market properties where opportunities do exist

Various Home Loans To Benefit From

low interest rateProperty prices are rising and interest rates, while unchanged in May, still hover around the very low mark. This makes the condition ideal for investors if there ever was one. Of course, the properties are skyrocketing in terms of rates but the low interest climate will help you offset the costs of purchase. The inherent idea is to look for (and this only comes with research) the best rates available.

Loans with 20% upfront fees

There are certain loans where you can benefit immensely if only you have enough in the kitty to make a 20% deposit. With the 20% upfront cost paid off, the admin fees are usually waived off and you get a considerably low interest rate to run your loan with. It is an added delight that you have plenty of splitting options and redraw facilities associated with such loan arrangements.

Loans with 100% splitting option

There is another option which asks you to make an annual payment of $299. As an aside, you will also be required to fork out $300 as discharge fee and $275 as valuation fee. What you will get in return is a thorough (close to 100%) splitting option. Redraw facilities and extra repayment options are obviously there.

Loans with five free splits

Among the many options of home loans, there is one wherein you can make five free splits. With cash rates moving, this alternative is like a godsend for first home buyers.

Loans with heightened repayment frequencies

If you think you won’t be requiring any extra money at least within the first three years, you can go for an option of 4.18% (fixed) and availability of any amount of alteration to the repayment frequency. If you have to make job transits or other lifestyle changes, you can always depend on such loans which come with nothing but a $395 application fee.

These are the best times yet if you intend to fulfill the home-owning dream or make a move with your property portfolio.