Home loan interest rate changes for April 2017

Jodie Humphries 4 April 2017 NEWS

April 2017 interest rate changesLenders are still moving interest rates despite the RBA making no change to the official cash rate.

The RBA's inaction was predicted by almost all experts and economists with no change in the finder.com.au RBA survey. Lenders, on the other hand, are still moving interest rates irrespective of what the RBA does. This trend started in November and December last year and continued even before the first RBA meeting in February this year. It doesn't seem to be stopping.

Big four bank changes

Lender Change Loans affected Date effective
ANZ Up 0.36% - 0.40% Variable Rate Home Loans (owner occupier + investor, interest only) 22 Apr(late July for existing)
CBA Up 0.03% - 0.26% Variable Rate Home Loans (owner occupier + investor, principal and interest + interest only) 8 May

All other rate changes

LenderChangeLoans affectedDate effective
Bank AustraliaUp 0.07%Basic Home Loan Variable (owner occupier)13 Apr
Bank of QueenslandUp 0.10%Clear Path Line of Credit (investor), Economy Home Loan (investor), Low Doc Home Loan (investor), Low Doc Line of Credit (investor), Standard Variable (investor), Clear Path Variable (investor), Discount Variable (investor), Line of Credit (investor), Privilege Package Variable (investor), Privilege Package Line of Credit (investor)18 Apr
Bank of MelbourneUp 0.03% - 0.30%Variable Rate Home Loans (owner occupier + investor, principal and interest + interest only)8 May
BankSAUp 0.08% - 0.32%

Variable Rate Home Loans (owner occupier, interest only), Variable Rate Home Loans (investor, principal and interest + interest only)

8 May
BankwestUp 0.04% - 0.25%

Complete Variable Home Loan - (owner occupier + investor), Premium Select Home Loan - (owner occupier + investor), Equaliser Home Loan - (owner occupier + investor), Senior Equity, Complete Equity, Equity Access

7 Apr
Bendigo Bank Up 0.30%

Residential Investment Variable, Connect Package Variable (investor), Equity Line of Credit (investor)

5 Apr
Beyond Bank Up 0.10% - 0.29%

Pinnacle Plus Package - Variable, Pinnacle Plus Package - All in one, Standard Variable (owner occupier + investor), Total Home Loan Package Variable (owner occupier)

26 Apr
Beyond BankDown 0.05%

Total Home Loan Package Variable (investor)

26 Apr
CUAUp 0.02%

Rate Breaker Package (owner occupier + investor)

18 Apr
G&CUp

0.06-0.18%

Premium Home Loan Package (owner occupier + investor), Solutions Home Loan Package (owner occupier + investor), Standard Variable Home Loan (owner occupier + investor), Construction Home Loan (owner occupier + investor)

4 Apr
Greater BankUp 0.07 0.20%

Discounted Variable (owner occupier + investor), Standard Variable (owner occupier + investor) Line of Credit

26 Apr
Heritage BankUp 0.10% - 0.25%

Discount Variable (owner occupier + investor), Advantage Package (owner occupier + investor), Living Equity Line of Credit (owner occupier + investor)

11 Apr
Homeloans Up 0.22%

Ultra Plus Variable (owner occupier + investor)

21 Apr
IMBUp 0.10% - 0.25%

Budget Home Loan (owner occupier), Accelerator Home Loan (owner occupier), Essentials Home Loan (owner occupier + investor), Introductory Home Loan (owner occupier), Discount Split Home Loan (owner occupier), Standard Variable Home Loan (owner occupier + investor), Equity Line Advantage (owner occupier + investor), Lo Doc Home Loan, Platinum Package (owner occupier + investor)

5 Apr
ING DirectUp 0.25%Orange Advantage Home Loan (investor), Mortgage Simplifier Home Loan (investor)4 Apr
loan.com.auUp 0.05% - 0.20%Essentials Variable - (owner occupier + investor), Offset Variable - (owner occupier + investor)18 Apr
MEUp 0.20% - 0.40%Basic Home Loan - (investor), Flexible Home loan (investor), Flexible Home loan Fixed with Members Package (owner occupier + investor)27 apr
MOVEDown 0.05%Lockit Home Loan - 3 Years7 Apr
Newcastle Permanent Bulding SocietyDown 0.10%Newcastle Permanent Building Society Premium Plus Package New customer P&I + IO1 May
People's Choice Credit UnionUp 0.28%Line of Credit, Home Loan Package LOC12 Apr
Pepper MoneyUp by 0.10% - 0.25%

Advantage Alt Doc , Advantage Alt Doc Plus, Advantage Full Doc, Advantage Full Doc Plus , Easy Alt Doc, Easy Alt Doc Plus, Easy Full Doc, Essential Full Doc & Essential Plus Full Doc

24 Apr
St.GeorgeUp 0.08% - 0.31%Variable Rate Home Loans (owner occupier, interest only), Variable Rate Home Loans (investor, principal and interest + interest only)8 May
UbankUp 0.20%Standard Variable Rate Home Loans (investor)21 Apr
Virgin MoneyUp 0.15%-Variable Rate Home Loan (owner occupier only)5 Apr
LenderChangeLoans affectedDate effective
Bank AustraliaUp 0.10% - 0.30%Basic Home Loan - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed (owner occupier), Premium Fixed Rate Home Loan - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed (owner occupier), Premium Home Loan Package - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed (owner occupier)13 Apr
Bendigo BankUp 0.30%Fixed Rate Home Loan - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed (investor), Connect Package - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed (investor), Basic Home Loan - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed (investor)5 Apr
Beyond Bank0.05% - 0.25%Pinnacle Plus Package Fixed - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Years Fixed (owner occupier + investor), Fixed Rate Home Loan - 2, 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier + investor), Total Home Loan Package - 2, 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier + investor)26 Apr
Beyond Bank Down 0.05%Total Home Loan Package - 1, 4, 5 Years Fixed (investor)26 Apr
BOQUp 0.15%Home Loan Privileges Package - 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier + investor)5 Apr
Catalyst MoneyUp 0.20%Fixed Lite Home Loan - 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier), Fixed Home Loan - 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier)3 Apr
HomeloansUp 0.22%Ultra Plus Fixed Home Loan - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 (investor)21 Apr
Illawarra Credit UnionUp 0.20%Fixed Lite Home Loan - 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier), Fixed Home Loan - 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier)3 Apr
IMBUp 0.04% - 0.14%Fixed Rate Home Loan - 3, 5 Years Fixed (owner occupier + investor), Platinum Package Home Loan - 3, 5 Years Fixed (owner occupier + investor)5 Apr
MEUp 0.10% - 0.15%Flexible Home Loan - 1, 2, 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier + investor), Flexible Home Loan with Member Package - 1, 2, 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier + investor), Flexible Home Loan Interest in Advance - 1 Year (investor), Flexible Home Loan with member Package - 1 Year (investor)7 Apr
MEUp 0.20% - 0.25%Flexible Home Loan Fixed - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, (investor), Flexible Home Loan Fixed with Members Package - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, (investor)27 Apr
Newcastle Permanent Building SocietyUp 0.10%Standard Fixed Home Loan - 4, 5, 7, 10 Years Fixed24 Apr
Newcastle Permanent Building SocietyDown 0.10%Fixed Rate Special Home Loan - 1, 2, 3 Years Fixed (Owner Occupier)24 Apr
Newcastle Permanent Building SocietyDown 0.10%Fixed Rate Special Home Loan - 4,5 Years P&I + IO (owner occupier), Standard Fixed Rate - 4, 5 Years P&I + IO (owner occupier)1 May
UbankDown 0.10%UBank UHomeLoan - 5 Years Fixed Rate (Owner Occupier + Investor)21 April
UbankUp 0.10% - 0.30%UBank UHomeLoan - 1,3 Years Fixed Rate (Owner Occupier + Investor)21 April
Virgin MoneyUp 0.15%Virgin Reward Me Fixed Home Loan - 3 Years Fixed (Investor)5 Apr
Western City Credit Union

Up 0.20%

Fixed Lite Home Loan - 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier), Fixed Home Loan - 3 Years Fixed (owner occupier)

3 Apr

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Rates last updated August 19th, 2018
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3.64%
3.66%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Competitive interest rate and limited fees
A simple mortgage with a competitive interest rate and no application or monthly fees. Borrow up to $2 million from a convenient online lender.
3.59%
3.59%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Special discounted interest rate
Enjoy flexible repayments, a redraw facility and the ability to split your loan. Plus, pay no application or ongoing fees.
3.64%
3.65%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Get approved faster with a speedy online application
Low interest rate and limited fees. Add a 100% offset account for $10 a month.
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 (subject to eligibility requirements). Redraw facility available on this variable rate home loan. Competitive interest rate.
3.69%
4.11%
$0
$395 p.a.
80%
Save on interest with a 100% offset account
Unlock a range of savings with this competitive package home loan offer. Offset account and redraw facility included.
3.70%
3.90%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
Requires a 30% deposit
Enjoy all the benefits of the Basic Home Loan and take advantage of an offset account.
3.49%
4.57%
$0
$395 p.a.
90%
Save on interest with a 100% offset account
Loans over $150k get a discount off an already low fixed rate. Available for NSW, QLD and ACT residents only.
3.64%
3.78%
$0
$10 monthly ($120 p.a.)
80%
Earn thousands of Velocity Frequent Flyer Points on your mortgage (subject to eligibility requirements). Plus, access a 100% offset account to save on interest.
3.75%
3.75%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
This sharp rate product requires a 30% deposit
Pay no application or ongoing fees and get a flexible loan with the ability to split up to 6 times.
3.84%
3.84%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Low fee online mortgage
Pay no application or ongoing fees and get access to a free redraw facility with this innovative online lender.
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.
3.64%
3.68%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
A competitive interest rate for first home buyers that keeps fees low. You will need a 20% deposit and can borrow up to 500000.
3.69%
3.70%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Cut down on interest payments with a 100% offset account
Package your loan and get an interest rate discount and help from an HSBC relationship manager. Low fees help you save even more.
3.72%
4.10%
$0
$395 p.a.
80%
100% offset account plus package discounts
New borrowers or refinancers from another lender get a discounted rate with this package loan.
3.64%
3.79%
$0
$10 monthly ($120 p.a.)
70%
100% offset account and a competitive rate
Low rate, low fee loan for owner-occupiers. You will need a 30% deposit to get this mortgage.
3.54%
3.59%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
$900 cashback offer on settlement
Get a competitive rate, save on fees and access a 100% offset account plus redraw facility.
3.65%
3.66%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Competitive interest rate and low fees. Available with a 10% deposit. Partial offset account attached (offset up to $15,000).
3.70%
4.13%
$0
$395 p.a.
90%
Get this loan with a 10% deposit
Package your loan with an eligible credit card for discounts on rates and fees, and get a 100% offset account.
3.64%
3.64%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
A low interest rate home loan with no application or ongoing fees.
3.65%
3.66%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Sharp interest rate and low fees
This special rate mortgage has no ongoing fees and offers flexible repayments. Save $595 in establishment fees before 30 September.
3.88%
4.40%
$0
$395 p.a.
90%
Lock in a very competitive 2 year rate and get package discounts on your credit card and offset account.
3.85%
3.85%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Flexible, low fee mortgage
Pay no application and ongoing fees with Macquarie Bank Basic Home Loan. Split and redraw facilities included.
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.
3.64%
3.79%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Apply online for this fixed rate, low-fee loan with redraw facilities and an optional offset account.
3.98%
4.41%
$0
$395 p.a.
90%
Take advantage of a low 3 year fixed rate, 40% offset account and no application fee.
3.72%
3.74%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
100% offset account and a 10% deposit option
Save on interest by taking advantage of a 100% offset account along with no ongoing fees or application fees.
3.84%
3.82%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
A fixed rate loan with free redraws, few ongoing fees. Apply online with a fast approval process.
3.89%
3.94%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Sharp fixed rate loan
Pay no application or ongoing fee and borrow up to 80% LVR.
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.
3.59%
4.74%
$0
$395 p.a.
90%
Get this package loan with a 10% deposit
Enjoy a competitive rate with no application fee for this package loan.
3.79%
3.79%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Minimal fees and a 100% offset account
Access an offset account and pay no application or ongoing fees on this special variable rate for owner-occupiers.
3.88%
3.89%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Low deposit, low rate mortgage
Save on interest with a free 100% offset account and buy your property with just a 10% deposit.
3.74%
3.74%
$0
$0 p.a.
110%
Borrow up to 110% with a guarantor
Pay no deposit or LMI and get a discounted rate with this family pledge loan. Requires a family member to act as guarantor. NSW, Qld and ACT only.
3.76%
4.15%
$0
$395 p.a.
90%
Discount special offer with a 100% offset account
A high maximum LVR home loan with redraw facility and additional payments. Get this mortgage with a 10% deposit.
3.74%
3.79%
$600
$0 p.a.
80%
Low interest rate for new customers
Family guarantee option available. Enjoy flexible repayments and a low minimum loan amount.
3.81%
3.81%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
A home loan with a competitive rate and plenty of handy features. This product comes with a 100% offset account.
3.64%
3.69%
$600
$0 p.a.
80%
Low fees and low interest rate
A competitive variable rate for borrowers with a 20% deposit or more. Guarantor option available.
4.04%
4.07%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Get this loan with a 10% deposit
For a limited time, pay no application or settlement fees. You can also take advantage of a free redraw facility.
3.97%
3.99%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Competitive investment package loan
Package your owner occupied loan with investment loan and receive a discounted investment rate. 100% offset account included.
3.72%
4.11%
$0
$349 p.a.
90%
10% deposit option available
Package your loan with other AMP products and save on rates and fees.
3.75%
4.00%
$0
$248 p.a.
70%
100% offset account included
Borrowers with a 30% deposit can get this competitive rate.
3.59%
3.99%
$600
$395 p.a.
95%
Get interest rate discounts and waived fees on this package loan with a 100% offset account.
3.62%
4.49%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Get a competitive rate and avoid ongoing fees. This loan is only available to current and former employees of eligible Queensland government organisations.
4.09%
4.11%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Simple residential mortgage product
This variable rate loan keeps the features simple and fees low. This loan is offered by a 100% online lender.
3.89%
3.94%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Available with a 10% deposit
Borrow up to 90% of the value of the property you're buying, and pay no application fee.
3.68%
3.69%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Available with a 10% deposit
Get one free online redraw per month and pay no ongoing fees. Application fees are waived for loans above $150,000.
3.93%
3.94%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Use your home equity with a low rate
A low-fee line of credit loan from an online lender. Unlock the equity in your home and make interest-only repayments with a competitive rate.
3.99%
5.17%
$600
$0 p.a.
90%
Available with a 10% deposit
Competitive rates for fixed for 3 years with redraw facility.
3.99%
3.99%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
Save on fees with this investor mortgage
Investors with a 30% deposit can get this low rate loan to fund their property portfolio.
4.13%
4.14%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Available with a 10% deposit
Access a fee-free offset account and a special interest rate for investors.
3.83%
3.83%
$0
$0 p.a.
90%
Special discount rate
New customers can get a discounted variable rate and a fee-free redraw facility. NSW, QLD and ACT residents only.
4.24%
4.27%
$0
$0 p.a.
95%
Low deposit loan for investors
Buy a home with just a 5% deposit and get flexible repayment options and a redraw facility.
3.59%
4.14%
$395
$0 p.a.
80%
Competitive interest rate
A one year fixed rate offer with no ongoing bank fees.
3.89%
4.94%
$595
$0 p.a.
90%
10% deposit option available
Borrow up to 90% of the value of the property you're buying and pay no application or ongoing fees.
3.74%
4.01%
$395
$0 p.a.
80%
Lock in a low rate for 3 years
A competitive fixed interest rate product with no ongoing bank fees.
4.18%
4.18%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Competitive investment mortgage
Investors get a 100% offset account and pay no application or ongoing fees on this loan from an innovative online lender.
3.99%
4.86%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Fix your rate for 2 years
Access a fee-free 100% offset account and pay no application or ongoing fees.
3.99%
4.62%
$395
$0 p.a.
80%
Flexible fixed investment loan
Investors can enjoy flexible repayments and an easy application process with this pioneering online lender.
3.70%
3.70%
$0
$0 p.a.
70%
You need a 30% deposit to get this mortgage
Get a discount for keeping your LVR at 70% or below with this innovative online lender.
3.99%
3.99%
$0
$0 p.a.
80%
Special discounted interest rate
Get a discounted, low-fee investor loan from a convenient online lender. 20% deposit required.
3.69%
4.54%
$0
$395 p.a.
90%
10% deposit option available
A fixed rate loan with a 100% offset account and the option to make additional repayments. Loans over $150k receive a discounted rate. NSW, QLD and ACT residents only.
4.29%
4.26%
$0
$0 p.a.
95%
A competitive 3-year fixed rate loan with a high max insured LVR.

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