All of September 2018’s out-of-cycle home loan rate changes

Adam Smith 3 September 2018 NEWS

dollar stop1The first of the big banks has already announced a September rate change. What lies in store for the rest of the month?

Westpac may have heralded a wave of rising home loan rates when it recently hiked its variable rates by 0.14%. With rising funding costs, the major banks have already claimed to be under pressure to lift rates.

Other lenders certainly haven't been waiting on the major banks to make their own moves. In August, 27 lenders in Finder's database moved on rates. This made the month the busiest of the year for rate moves.

If your lender raises rates, it could be time to refinance your home loan. We'll keep you updated on all of September's out-of-cycle rate moves in the table below. As rates begin moving upward, keep your eye out for a better deal.

Major bank changes

LenderChangeLoans affectedDate effective
ANZUp by 0.16%Standard Variable Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Land Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Simplicity PLUS Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Simplicity PLUS Home Loan - LVR ≤ 80% + > 80% Special Offer Discount (Owner Occupier, PI + IO), Simplicity PLUS Home Loan - Special Offer (Investor, P&I + IO), Equity Manager - Variable, Equity Manager - Breakfree Home Loan Package, Equity Manager - Special Offer Breakfree Home Loan Package (LVR <=80% + > 80%), Breakfree Home Loan Package LVR <=80% + >80% (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO)September 27
WestpacUp by 0.14% - 0.49%Flexi First Option Home Loan - Standard (Owner Occupier + Investor, P&I), Equity Access, Premier Advantage Package Variable Home Loan - Equity Access P&I + IO, Premier Advantage Package Variable Home Loan - Rocket Repay P&I + IO, Premier Advantage Package Variable Home Loan - Rocket Investment P&I + IO, Rocket Repay Home Loan - Principal and Interest + Interest Only, Rocket Investment Loan - Principal and Interest + Interest Only, Flexi First Option Home Loan - 2 Years Introductory Special Offer (New Owner Occupier + Investor, P&I + IO)September 19
LenderChangeLoans affectedDate effective

Non-major lenders

LenderChangeLoans affectedDate effective
Adelaide BankUp by 0.12%SmartSaver Home Loan - LVR < 90% + > 90% (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), SmartDoc Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), SmartDoc Plus Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Smartfit Variable Home Loan - LVR < 90% + > 90% (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO)Sept. 7
Adelaide BankDown by 0.13%Smartfit Variable Home Loan - LVR > 90% (Investor)Sept. 7
Bank of MelbourneUp by 0.14% - 0.20%Portfolio Home Loan With Advantage Package Special Discount (Investor, IO), Portfolio Home Loan with Advantage Package - Variable (Investor, IO), Advantage Package Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Advantage Package Home Loan Special Discount (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Basic Home Loan - Regular Rate (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Basic Home Loan - Promotional Rate (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Standard Variable Rate Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Portfolio - Investors, Relocation Loan - With end loan + Without end loan (Owner occupier + Investor, IO)September 19
BankSAUp by 0.14% - 0.20%Portfolio Home Loan With Advantage Package Special Discount (Investor, IO), Portfolio Home Loan with Advantage Package - Variable (Investor, IO), Advantage Package Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Advantage Package Home Loan Special Discount (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Basic Home Loan - Regular Rate (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Basic Home Loan - Promotional Rate (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Standard Variable Rate Home Loan - Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO, Portfolio Home Loan - Investors, Relocation Loan - With end loan + Without end loan (Owner occupier + Investor, IO)September 19
Big SkyDown by 0.03% - 1.06%Standard Choice Variable Home Loan - (Owner Occupier, P&I + IO), Investor Standard Choice - Investor, P&I + IOSeptember 4
BluestoneUp by 0.10% - 0.60%Crystal Blue Alt Doc Home Loan - LVR up to 85% (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I), Crystal Blue Alt Doc Home Loan - (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I), Crystal Blue Alt Doc Home Loan - Clear credit (Investor), Clean Slate Clear Home Loan - (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I), Clean Slate Clear Home Loan - AAA LVR up to 85% (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I), Crystal Blue Full Doc Investment Home LoanSeptember 6
Coastline Credit UnionUp by 0.15%Home Equity Access $50k - $149k + $150k+, No Fee Home Loan, Variable Residential Investment Loan, Minimiser Home Loan, Option Investment Home Loan, Reverse Mortgage, Option Home Loan, Classic Home LoanSeptember 20
G&C Mutual BankUp by 0.12% - 0.18%Premium Home Loan Package (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Solutions Home Loan Package (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Standard Variable Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Construction Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor), Bridging Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor), Union Equity Line (Owner occupier + Investor), First Home Premium Package, Basic Variable Home Loan - InvestorSeptember 10
Greater BankDown by 0.11% - 0.15%Great Rate Home Loan - Discounted Variable ($150K+ Owner Occupier) New Loans only, Ultimate Home Loan - Discounted Variable ($150K+ Owner Occupier) New Loans only, Ultimate Home Loan - Discounted Variable ($150K+ Investor) P&I + IO, Great Rate Home Loan - Discounted Variable ($150K+ Investor) P&I + IOSeptember 17
Homestar FinanceUp by 0.15%Variable Rate Home Loan - (Investor, IO)September 5
Homestar FinanceDown by 0.04%Variable Rate Home Loan - (Investor, IO)September 13
Hume BankDown by 0.10%Flexi Low Rate Home Loan - Refinance (Investor, P&I)September 13
INGUp by 0.15%Mortgage Simplifier Home Loan - < $150,000 + $150,000 to $500,000 + $500,000 to $1M + $1M+ (Investor, P&I + IO), Orange Advantage Loan - < $150,000 + $150,000 to $500,000 + $500,000 to $1M + $1M+ (Investor, P&I + IO)September 25
Macquarie Credit UnionUp by 0.50%First Home Buyer's Home LoanSeptember 19
Macquarie Credit UnionDown by 1.00%Macquarie Credit Union Standard Variable Home Loan - 2 Years Discounted (Owner occupied + Investment)September 19
Mortgage HouseDown by 0.05% - 0.10%Market-Ready First Home Buyer Special (Owner Occupied), Equity Saver Refinancer Special, Equity Growth Investor SpecialSeptember 19
Newcastle Permanent Building SocietyDown by 0.12% - 0.37%Premium Plus Package Home Loan - Special Offer ($150,000+ Investor, P&I), Premium Plus Package Home Loan - New Customer Offer ($150,000+ Owner Occupier, IO)September 7
RAMSUp by 0.14%Full Feature Value Advantage Package (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Self Employed Loan - Without package LVR <=70% + 70% to 80% Discounted (Owner Occupier, P&I + IO), Self Employed Loan - up to $149,999 LVR < = 70% + > 70% (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Self-Employed Line of Credit - $15K to 149,999 LVR < = 70% + > 70%, Self-Employed Line of Credit Value Advantage Package - LVR > 70% + LVR < 70%, Self-Employed Value Advantage Package Home Loan - LVR <= 70% + LVR > 70% (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Line of Credit Value Advantage Package - LVR <= 80% + LVR > 80%, Low Rate Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Line of Credit, Full Feature Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO)September 19
SCUDown by 0.28% - 0.48%My Life Variable Rate Home Loan Package - $150,000 to $249,999 + $250,000 to $499,999 + $500,000+ (Owner Occupier)September 25
St.GeorgeUp by 0.14% - 0.20%Portfolio Home Loan With Advantage Package Special Discount (Investor, IO), Portfolio Home Loan with Advantage Package - Variable (Investor, IO), Advantage Package Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Advantage Package Home Loan Special Discount (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Standard Variable Loan - Variable Rate (Owner Occupier, P&I + IO), Standard Variable Loan - Residential Investment (P&I + IO), Basic Home Loan - Variable Rate (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Portfolio Home Loan - Variable Rate, Relocation Loan - With end loan + Without end loan (Owner occupier + Investor, IO)September 19
Suncorp BankUp by 0.02% - 0.38%Home Package Plus Home Loan - Special Offer $150k+ LVR <=90% (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Back to Basics Home Loan - Better Together Special Offer $150k+ LVR<=90% + 90% to 95% Incl. LMI (Owner Occupier, P&I + IO), Home Package Plus Variable - $150,000+ LVR <=80% + 80% to 90% + 90% to 95% (Owner Occupier, P&I), Back to Basics Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Standard Variable Rate Home Loan (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Access Equity Line of Credit, Home Package Plus Access Equity - $500,000 and $749,999 (LVR <=80% + 80% to 90%), Home Package Plus Access Equity - LVR <=90% Special Offer Interest Only, Home Package Plus Home Loan - $150,000+ LVR <=80% +80% to 90% (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Home Package Plus Home Loan - Special Offer $150k+ LVR <=95% First Home Buyers only (Owner Occupier, P&I + IO)September 17
Suncorp BankDown by 0.08% - 0.20%Back to Basics Home Loan - Better Together Special Offer $150k+ LVR<=90% Incl. LMI (Investor, P&I + IO)September 17
The CapricornianUp by 0.11%Premium Choice Home Loan - Variable $50k - $250k + $251k - $500k + $500k+ (Investor)September 6
Tic:TocDown by 0.07%Live in Loan Variable Rate - Principal & InterestSeptember 28
Warwick Credit UnionUp by 0.10%Classic Home Owners Package - $150,000 < $250,000 + $250,000 < $500,000 + $500,000+, P&I + IOSeptember 13
LenderChangeLoans affectedDate effective]
Bendigo BankDown by 0.10% - 0.20%Fixed Rate Home Loan - 2 Years Package Fixed (Investor, P&I + IO), Connect Fixed Rate Home Loan - 2 Years Fixed Rate (Investor, P&I + IO), Basic Fixed Rate Home Loan - 2 Years Fixed (Investor, P&I + IO)September 18
Beyond BankDown by 0.15% - 0.50%Pinnacle +Plus Pkg Investment Fixed - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years, Pinnacle Plus Package Home Loan - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years LVR <90% (Owner Occupier), Fixed Rate Home Loan - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years LVR <90% (Owner Occupier), Total Home Loan Package - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed LVR <90% (Owner Occupier), Total Home Loan Package - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed (Investor), Fixed Rate Home Loan - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed (Investor)September 17
Freedom LendDown by 0.10%Fixed Loan - 3 Years Fixed Rate LVR ≤ 90% (Investor P&I), Fixed Loan - 3 Years Fixed Rate LVR ≤ 80% (Investor P&I)September 20
Newcastle Permanent Building SocietyUp by 0.10% - 0.15%Fixed Rate Home Loan - 1, 2, 4, 5 Years Fixed (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate -1, 2, 4, 5 Years Fixed (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO)September 7
Suncorp BankUp by 0.10%Home Package Plus Fixed - 1, 2 Years Rate (Owner Occupier, IO), Fixed Rate Home Loan - 1, 2 Years Fixed Rate (Owner Occupier, IO)September 17
Suncorp BankDown by 0.10% - 0.40%Fixed Rate Home Loan - 1, 3, 5 Years Fixed Rate (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Home Package Plus Fixed -1, 3, 5 Years Rate (Owner occupier + Investor, P&I + IO), Home Package Plus Fixed - 5 Years Fixed ($150k+ LVR <=95% Owner Occupier, P&I) First Home Buyer, Interest in Advance Home Loan - 1 Year Interest in Advance (Investor, IO)September 17
Warwick Credit UnionDown by 0.30%Classic Home Loan - 1, 2 Years Fixed IO, Classic Home Owners Package - 1, 2 Years Fixed IO, Premium Fixed Home Loan - 1, 2 Years Fixed IOSeptember 13

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Rates last updated December 19th, 2018
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Name Product Interest Rate (p.a.) Comp Rate^ (p.a.) Application Fee Ongoing Fees Max LVR Monthly Payment Short Description
3.59%
3.59%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Enjoy flexible repayments, a redraw facility and the ability to split your loan. Plus, pay no application or ongoing fees.
3.59%
3.61%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Get a low interest rate loan with no ongoing fees. Plus you can make extra repayments and free redraw online. Available with just a 10% deposit.
3.64%
3.66%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
A simple mortgage with a competitive interest rate and no application or monthly fees. Borrow up to $2000000 from a convenient online lender.
3.57%
3.58%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Get a very low interest rate and avoid big fees. Apply online for full approval in under 30 minutes and add a 100% offset account for $10 a month.
3.64%
3.64%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
A low interest rate home loan with no application or ongoing fees.
3.54%
3.57%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
A competitive variable essentials interest rate product aimed at refinancers looking to switch to a lower rate.
3.74%
3.74%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
A basic owner-occupier home loan with a low variable rate that requires a 20% deposit.
3.75%
3.75%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
A simple mortgage with no application or ongoing fees that has extra repayments plus split and redraw options. Requires a 30% deposit.
3.49%
3.53%
$250
$0 p.a.
80%
A very low variable interest rate for borrowers with a 20% deposit. Add a 100% offset account for $10 a month.
3.54%
3.58%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Get a competitive rate, save on fees and access a 100% offset account plus redraw facility. $900 cashback offer.
3.80%
4.05%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
Earn tens of thousands of Qantas Points to spend on flights, hotels and more with this variable owner occupier mortgage. Competitive variable rate mortgage that requires a 30% deposit.
3.68%
3.82%
$0
$10 monthly ($120 p.a.)
80%
Earn Velocity Frequent Flyer Points with this mortgage to spend on flights and more (for a limited time, subject to eligibility requirements). Redraw facility available on this variable rate home loan. Competitive interest rate.
3.88%
4.51%
$0
$395 p.a.
90%
Lock in a very competitive 2 year rate and get package discounts on your credit card and offset account. $1,500 cashback available (conditions apply).
3.79%
3.80%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Get one free online redraw per month and pay no ongoing fees. Application fees are waived for loans above $150,000. Plus $1,500 cashback offer for eligible refinancers.
3.85%
3.85%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Low fee loan with extra repayments. Pay no application and ongoing fees and take advantage of split and redraw options.
3.84%
3.85%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
Keep your LVR at 70% or below and enjoy a special discounted rate. Also, pay no application or ongoing fees.
3.89%
3.91%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
This variable rate loan keeps the features simple and fees low. This loan is offered by a 100% online lender.
3.64%
3.64%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
A basic variable home loan that offers a competitive interest rate with no application fees and no ongoing fees.
3.75%
4.72%
$0
$299 p.a.
95%
Owner-occupiers can enjoy a discounted fixed rate, a rate lock feature and the ability to make additional repayments.
3.79%
4.87%
$0
$395 p.a.
95%
Low deposit home loan. Enjoy flexible repayment options while paying limited fees.
3.89%
4.27%
$0
$395 p.a.
80%
New borrowers or refinancers can get a discounted rate with this package loan.
3.59%
3.63%
$495
$0 p.a.
90%
Get a low variable interest rate and buy a property with just a 10% deposit. 100% offset account attached.
3.79%
3.79%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Access an offset account and pay no application or ongoing fees on this special variable rate for owner-occupiers.
3.87%
3.91%
$0
$10 monthly ($120 p.a.)
90%
Get Velocity Frequent Flyer Points at settlement, monthly and every three years, plus the option to make up to $10,000 a year in extra repayments.
3.68%
3.70%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
A competitive variable rate mortgage for owner occupiers that comes with a no fee debit card with a $5,000 limit.
3.87%
3.91%
$600
$0 p.a.
95%
A home loan with no ongoing fee and a redraw facility that you can borrow up to 95% LVR.
3.64%
3.59%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Fast, 100% online application process. Very limited fees. Optional offset account (with fee).
3.74%
4.13%
$0
$349 p.a.
90%
Get a sharp rate plus package discounts and a 100% offset account.
3.69%
4.12%
$0
$395 p.a.
80%
Unlock a range of savings with this competitive package home loan offer. Offset account and redraw facility included.
4.17%
4.21%
$600
$0 p.a.
95%
Variable rate home loan from one of the big 4 banks. Available with just a 5% deposit.
3.64%
3.78%
$0
$10 monthly ($120 p.a.)
80%
Earn Velocity Frequent Flyer Points on your mortgage (subject to eligibility requirements). Plus, access a 100% offset account to save on interest.
3.79%
3.82%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
An essentials variable investor mortgage with a high borrowing amount so you can fund a large purchase.
3.75%
4.00%
$0
$248 p.a.
70%
Borrowers with a 30% deposit can get this competitive rate. Cut down on interest costs with a 100% offset account.
3.70%
3.70%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
Get a discount for keeping your LVR at $70% or below with this innovative online lender.
3.59%
3.58%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Apply online and get fast approval for this fixed rate, low-fee loan with redraw facilities. Add a 100% offset account for a small fee.
3.84%
3.84%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Pay no application or ongoing fees and get access to a free redraw facility with this innovative online lender.
3.62%
3.62%
$0
$0 p.a.
95%
A low deposit mortgage with a competitive rate and plenty of flexibility. QLD residents only. Eligible borrowers can get a 15% discount on home and contents insurance for the life of their loan.
3.72%
3.74%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Save on interest by taking advantage of a 100% offset account along with no ongoing fees or application fees.
3.69%
4.08%
$0
$349 p.a.
90%
Package your loan with other AMP products and save on rates and fees.
3.71%
3.71%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
A variable rate home loan that has a lot of flexible features. This loan has a 100% offset account.
3.89%
3.94%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Borrow up to 90% of the value of the property you're buying, and pay no application fee.
3.77%
3.82%
$600
$0 p.a.
90%
Buy your home with just a 10% deposit, few fees and a reasonable interest rate.
3.59%
4.14%
$395
$0 p.a.
80%
A one year fixed rate offer with no ongoing bank fees.
3.99%
4.86%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Access a fee-free 100% offset account and pay no application or ongoing fees.
3.74%
3.74%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Pay no application or ongoing fees and get access to a redraw facility and flexible repayment schedule.
3.94%
4.95%
$595
$0 p.a.
95%
Borrow up to 95% LVR of the value of the property you're buying and pay no application or ongoing fees.
4.04%
3.93%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Fix your rate for 1 year and make interest-only payments.
3.99%
4.62%
$395
$0 p.a.
80%
Investors can enjoy flexible repayments and an easy application process with this pioneering online lender.
3.89%
4.24%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Fix your rate and minimise repayments for 2 years with this interest-only investor mortgage.
4.14%
4.81%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Pay no application fees and access a fee-free redraw facility with this fixed rate loan.
3.89%
3.94%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Pay no application or ongoing fee and borrow up to 80% LVR.
3.74%
4.01%
$395
$0 p.a.
80%
A competitive 3 year fixed rate with no ongoing bank fees.

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