Although still not out of the woods in terms of the global crisis and pandemic, there are positive signs of economic growth as life starts to return to normal. New loan commitments rose by 8.9% for housing loans as July 2020 data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistic demonstrates. The question is what do you need to consider in order to choose the right home loan for you?
Before speaking with your mortgage broker in Melbourne, make sure you have the following 6 points clear in your mind to help make the right choice.
Check the interest rates involved
Remember to look at the terms and conditions especially around the interest rates being advertised. Usually a lender will show the advertised, current rate plus a comparison rate and the advertised rate does not include what the charges or fees will cost you. The comparison rate will work out an example of what the cost on the home loan package would be if you took out a certain amount over a certain time period, and it does take into account as far as possible the charges and fees. Just like other businesses you may also find there are “special