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Buying with family or friends: Your mortgage options
If you’re looking to buy your first home, depending on which part of New Zealand you plan to buy in, property prices may be too high to do it alone. One solution is to partner with friends or family and pool your money together. Read more.
Get your finances in order with a BNZ Financial Health Check
If you’ve got financial aspirations like buying your first home, starting a family, or even saving for a big holiday, one of the best things you can do is get to grips with your current financial situation so you understand how and when you can reach your goals. Read more.
What to do when interest rates go up
While everything looks rosy right now, for home owners servicing a mortgage, this isn’t a time to be complacent as all indicators point to rate rises sometime in the near future. Here’s our guide to best prepare yourself for when those rates finally do head up. Read more.
Understanding loan-to-value ratios
Loan-to-value ratios (LVRs) are something anyone looking to take out a home loan needs to be aware of. It’s not just private buyers that are affected, either -- LVRs also apply to residential property investors. Here’s how to make sense of this sometimes confusing part of buying a house. Read more.