Helping you succeed in life's financial journey
Mortgage rescue: “Indie” non-bank lenders offer more options to everyday borrowers
In this world of big banks (and their power) it’s easy to feel mortgage pressure and that you’re backed into a corner at the first sign of a bump in the road. You're not alone, and thankfully there are options that you might not have thought of here...
First-home buyers: How much can you borrow?
Your 'borrowing power' is a critical number to know before starting your house hunt – and there are ways to improve it. Here's what the lender will consider when calculating your borrowing potential.
Debunking five KiwiSaver myths
Think you know all you need to know about KiwiSaver? Or is a KiwiSaver myth keeping you from maximising your retirement savings?
A first-home buyer's timeline in 10 steps
From working out your budget and researching a property, through to settlement day and moving in, the road to home ownership is an exciting journey. And with us in your corner, it can also be a smooth one.
Could your KiwiSaver savings use a Boost?
We are offering no-obligation 15 minute KiwiSaver sessions right now. We have a proven track record in helping clients get more out of their KiwiSaver. In 15 minutes we will be able to show you where you may have been leaving money on the table, and the next steps for growing your savings. Read on!
Local Wairoa lender on a bright new journey
Wairoa local and long-time bank employee, Tania Heighway has made the decision to branch out on her own as a qualified Mortgage and Insurance Adviser, back by Cole Murray. Find out more about Tania here...
Home ownership is achievable! Real client stories to make your day
As Mortgage Advisers we've seen many first home buyers come "up against it" and end up achieving their goal despite what they might have thought possible at times. We find these cases motivating for us, and we hope their stories might just help you too...
How to budget for the added costs of home ownership
When looking at buying a house you need to know if you can really afford it. Remember the costs don’t stop at the purchase price, so write these down!
Which professionals do you need in your corner when buying a home?
Buying your first home can be confusing. Banks, lawyers, real estate agents... they all seem to want a piece of you. If you're not sure who to trust, we're here to help you build the 'dream team'.
8 reasons to be optimistic about 2019
2018 was a tough year for investors, with negative returns across most equity indices, the collapse of oil prices, the Emerging Market’s currency meltdown and surging corporate bond spreads just to name a few. But there's much to be positive about, let us assure you.