Equity - How To Use It For Investment

What does it mean to have equity in your home? Equity is the difference between the current market value of your home, and what you still owe on it. Equity in your home can help you achieve your property goals. How do you calculate total equity? You can use a simple formula to work out the equity in your home. You will need a property valuation for...

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How Much Can I Borrow?

How much can I borrow? Can I afford my dream property on my own? This easy guide shows you how to use our borrowing power calculator to work out what amount you can afford to borrow based on your income and expenses. To get started, click here to open our borrowing power calculator page in a new tab. Let’s start filling out the boxes. Your net inco...

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Buying an Investment Property

The benefits of buying an investment property include:  Ownership of a secure asset  The future sale and benefiting from capital gains  Rental income to cover loan repayments and other associated expenses  Building equity  Taxation benefits Four main factors to consider when you decide to purchase an investment property is property type...

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