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Untold Costs of Home Loans

Tuesday, 22 May 2012, 1:19 | Home Finance and Mortgage, Loans | 0 Comment
by Numan

As we all know, there are an assortment of costs to take into account when buying a new property. However, many of these are not clear to see to the uninitiated, such as first home buyers or first investment property buyers. The hidden costs or other outgoings to get to the settlement point can be […]

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Lines of Credit

Monday, 21 May 2012, 18:17 | Home Finance and Mortgage | 0 Comment
by Numan

A line of credit is a form of lending that can be very useful or it can be grossly abused. Essentially, a line of credit is a loan facility which allows direct transactions into and out of your loan account up to a prescribed limit. While this sounds great in principle, it can be detrimental […]

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Bridging Finance

Monday, 21 May 2012, 11:16 | Home Finance and Mortgage | 0 Comment
by Numan

Bridging finance can be an extremely helpful form of finance, but is often not used because consumers don’t really know about its existence. Who would need this and why would it be helpful? As a very common scenario, people will look for a new house before they have sold their existing home, sometimes even before […]

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Why should I use a Mortgage Broker?

Monday, 21 May 2012, 4:14 | Home Finance and Mortgage | 0 Comment
by Numan

Put simply – using an independent broker can be the most efficient method for you to get the best deal and the best loan structure. There are a number of reasons why that is the case, and there are a number of things you need to be aware of when dealing with a broker, so […]

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Is It Better to Buy or Rent?

Wednesday, 16 July 2008, 23:41 | Home Finance and Mortgage | 0 Comment
by Numan

Another look at this timeless question. Now better explained with a great tool by NY Times. The NY Times has one of a few calculators that actually get the comparison between rent or buy right. I strongly recommend visiting Is it Better to Buy or Rent @ NY Times to get a feel of it. […]

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How I Saved Over 3,000$ In One Hour

Saturday, 12 April 2008, 13:46 | Home Finance and Mortgage, Money Saving Tips | 0 Comment
by Numan

I admit the headline is a bit catchy but the amazing thing is that it’s absolutely true. I was literally amazed at how easy it was. I was even more astounded to discover that had I not been aware and acted promptly no one would have bothered telling me anything. Yesterday, by leaving work for […]

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Buying a Home – an In-Depth Look at the Process

Wednesday, 27 February 2008, 17:09 | Home Finance and Mortgage | 0 Comment
by Numan

Buying a home is probably one of the more major decisions in our lives. I’ve decided to buy a home about a year ago. After a long and tedious year I can gladly say I’m writing this post from my new home. The process of buying a home is tedious, long and difficult both physically […]

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Avoiding the Slippery Slope of Debt

Saturday, 26 January 2008, 6:44 | Managing Debt | 0 Comment
by Numan

Private consumption has been increasing steadily. We’re happily consuming away. Sometimes even financing our desires with a small loan here and there. I’ve recently bought and refurbished my apartment. I’ve had to finance this purchase and the refurbishment with a significant mortgage and some personal loans. From my personal ...

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