Home Loans now more expensive

Home Loans News: As from today, Home Loans have become slightly less affordable following the decision by the South African Reserve Bank to increase interest rates by 0.5%. Nedbank and FNB will rise their prime lending rate to 11.5% as from today while Standard Bank and ABSA clients’ rates were Read more…

Finding the best Home Loan for first-time buyers

An easy to understand guide to Home Loan products designed for first-time buyers from FNB, ABSA, Nedbank and Standard Bank.

Most of people dream of owning their own properties but when it comes to finding finance for that first house they’re often overwhelmed by jargon and confused by the various options.

Shopping around for a home loan can be a tedious task especially if you’re unsure of whether you’ll be able to qualify for a mortgage.

Lets compare Absa, FNB, Nedbank and Standard Home Loans…



Who is SA’s biggest Home Loan provider?

The HomeLoan market is the largest credit market in South Africa and when it comes to applying for a mortgage we are almost spoiled for choice. But who is South Africa’s largest Mortgage Provider currently? [Read More…]

Home Loans – Warning Against Mortgage Application Fees

Home Loan News: Nedbank have recently issued a warning to consumers about being forced to pay home loan application fees to a third party such as an Estate Agency, Broker or Mortgage Originator. Nedbank generally regards most intermediaries, such as originators, estate agents and brokers, as valued business partners who Read more…

FNB creating the big waves in the Mortgages

Home Loan News Although we have seen a number of new home loan providers entering the local mortgage industry, data supplied by the South Africa Reserve Bank show that SA’s Big Four Banks are continuing to take market share from the smaller banks. Currently the SA Home Loans Market is Read more…