Your local Mortgage Adviser
I specialize in helping first home buyers navigate their way through the maze of lending and bank jargon. I love to help and have a down to earth approach to explaining things. I will be there with you every step of the way, helping to keep the stress level to a minimum and helping you achieve your goals. :)
My background has been over 10 years in finance, 6 of these with one of the Main banks in NZ and 4 years working in the Home Loan Sector.
I am a Registered Financial Adviser so you can be assured the advice you will receive from me is in your best interests and suits your goals.
I love meeting my clients and in the first instance, this can also be completed remotely (ZOOM or phone call). Let me help you :) You may be closer than you think.
Buying property off-plan. What you need to know
In today’s red-hot property market, buying an apartment or townhouse off-plan can seem very attractive. After all, you get a brand new property at a set price. What could go wrong? The short answer is plenty. Buying off-plan could be the perfect solution. And it can just as easily be a nightmare. Here’s what you need to know about buying property off-plan.
Super-hot housing market records highs across the board
Once again, the property market hit record highs in October thanks in part to cheap mortgage lending. According to the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ), nationwide median house prices increased by almost 20% on October 2019, and by 5.2% on September’s performance.
Ways to pay off your mortgage faster without ditching your barista coffee
The mortgage is your biggest expense. And while we like the idea of paying the loan off faster, we're not always so keen on sacrificing our lifestyles. However, mortgage rates are at an all-time low, and many commentators are predicting they will drop even lower. There’s never been a better time to get ahead of your mortgages payments. Here are some ways to reduce your mortgage without having to give up your barista coffee altogether. Get in touch with your mortgage adviser for more personalised advice on the best options for you.