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Low equity margin (LEM), aka low equity premium (LEP), is the price you pay for having a smaller-than-optimum deposit for the property you want to
The yield on any investment usually refers to how much money it makes each year as a percentage of the amount invested. This percentage sometimes
Lockdown impact apparent This month’s survey of mortgage advisors throughout New Zealand has yielded 70 responses telling us the following. Banks remain as willing to
Choosing whether to build from scratch or buy an existing home is a question that many Kiwis struggle with. The decision outcome is highly individual.
If you’ve had to deal with financial hardship or simply forgot to pay some bills in the last five years or so, you may find
When a home loan lender is checking you out as a potential borrower, they’ll take a long, hard look at your credit score, which is
Borrowers flock to three years This month’s survey of mortgage brokers around New Zealand received 65 responses with half before the Tuesday lockdown announcement and
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