Challenger key facts
- Challenger is a bank based in Melbourne, Victoria.
- Challenger offers home loan products for owner-occupiers and investors.
- This lender also offers other financial products such as term deposits, car and personal loans.
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Challenger is a bank that offers a range of home loans for Australian borrowers. Check out the full table of Challenger products below or read more about the lender.
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Here are the key features and details you need to know about Challenger's mortgage products.
|Minimum deposit||It is possible to get a home loan from Challenger with a deposit as low as 20%.|
|Offset account?||You can get an offset account with several Challenger loans.|
|Repayment options||Several Challenger home loans allow you to make interest-only repayments for a limited period. The lender also offers the standard principal-and-interest repayments on its loans.|
📄 Property details. You can start a loan enquiry before you've bought a property. But to complete an application you need the address of the property and a signed contract of sale.
📄 Identification documents. You will need identification such as a driver's licence, passport or birth certificate.
📄 Proof of income documents. Recent payslips can establish your income.
📄 Asset and liability documents. You need to provide documents showing your current assets (savings accounts, investments) and liabilities (your outstanding debt).
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