Useful Tips

Here are links to all of EquityVision Tips.

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We’re often adding to the list and updating them, so if there is a Tip you’d like to see, or if you have some feedback on an existing one, We’d love to hear from you. Email us at advice@equityvision.com.au

Lenders Mortgage Insurance (LMI)
May 6, 2018

LMI is a one-off, upfront insurance premium that is generally payable when you borrow more than 80% of the property value. It does not protect you as a borrower. It protects the lender in the event that you default on the loan, and they have a shortfall in funds after selling the property.

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Pre-Approved loans
May 7, 2018

A loan pre-approval is written confirmation that a lender has reviewed you and your current financial position and is prepared to lend you money up to the pre-approved loan amount.

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Construction Loans
May 5, 2018

Every lender has their own terms and conditions, and this is intended only as a general guide to understanding this topic. Contact us to discuss your individual circumstances. A construction loan operates slightly differently to a standard home loan. Construction funds from the loan are progressively drawn down at each stage of construction, as detailed […]

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Changing your name on your property
February 24, 2018

If you have changed your name due to marriage (or divorce), your property and loan are in your old name and you want to update your name. It’s not simple or free. There are several processes to go through, with quite a few fees and costs involved.

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Property profile reports
May 7, 2018

When buying, refinancing or selling property, the more knowledge that you have about the local property market, the better informed your buying or selling decisions will be.

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Loan Application Process
May 13, 2018

DAY 1 We receive loan application and supporting documentation. DAY 2 We compile and submit your application to the lender. DAY 3 Lender performs credit reference check and other basic checks DAY 5 Conditional Approval DAY 8 Valuation is received & conditions of approval are met. DAY 10 Unconditional Approval DAY 13 The Lender or […]

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Property Checklist #3 Final
May 7, 2018

You’ve found a property that ticks most of the boxes in your “what I want” list…now what else do you need to find out before taking a step towards making an offer or bidding at auction?

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Rural Acreage or Lifestyle property
May 7, 2018

Thinking about a Tree-Change? Buying a home in the country has many benefits and is sometimes a dream of people wishing to escape the Rat Race. But before you fall in love with any property, make sure that you can borrow the money you need to buy it.

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Fixed Rate Update
November 7, 2018

Click here to see some of our Panel Lenders’ most competitive fixed rate loans.

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Determine your budget
May 5, 2018

OK, we know it’s no fun, but it’s really important to determine what you are planning in the years ahead, and what home loan repayments you can afford.

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