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Breaking News – March interest rate update

Today the RBA has once again left interest rates on hold.

Following its February meeting, the RBA said the case for the next rate move to be a decrease was now almost equal to the case for an increase and that it would continue to watch the economy closely for signs around its key objectives of decreasing unemployment and increasing inflation. 

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Purchasing an Investment Property

Investing in property has become increasingly popular in recent years. If this is something that you’re thinking about it’s important to do some homework. You’ll need to know the market dynamics of the area you’d like to buy in, find the right investment property, understand the REAL cost of your investment and of course, find the best investment loan to suit your specific needs.

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Breaking News – October interest rate update

The Reserve Bank of Australia has decided to leave the official cash rate unchanged at 1.5% for the 26th consecutive time. It’s now almost eight years since the last increase.

In making this decision the RBA looks to have balanced low unemployment, strong trade figures and increasing business and public sector infrastructure investment against continued low inflation, falling house prices and slow wages growth.

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