Saturday, 22 December 2012

Mortgage tools and resources

Here’s a summary of some of my favourite mortgage-related resources.

Books

Anita Bell:  Your Mortgage - How to Save $50,000 to $250,000 per Property
Anita Bell:  Your Investment Property - How to Choose It, Pay for It, and Triple Your Returns in Three Years
Alex Brooks:  Mortgage Stressbusters
Peter Cerexhe:  Only 104 Weeks to Your Home Deposit
Maureen Jordan, Eric Tyson, and Ray Brown:  Finding and Managing Your Mortgage for Dummies


Magazines

Your Mortgage - http://www.yourmortgage.com.au/
Smart Investor - http://afrsmartinvestor.com/


How to guides and calculators

News - http://www.news.com.au/money/guides-tools
Rate City - http://www.ratecity.com.au/home-loans/guide
Infochoice - http://www.infochoice.com.au/home-loans.aspx

MoneySmart (from ASIC) - https://www.moneysmart.gov.au/tools-and-resources/life-events/buying-a-home

Interest rate comparison websites

(Remember lenders pay for inclusion on most of the “independent” comparison websites and even more for star ratings)

Canstar - http://www.canstar.com.au/
Rate City - http://www.ratecity.com.au/
Infochoice - http://www.infochoice.com.au/