Getting ready to buy a home

Our ultimate first home buyer checklist

Arm yourself with confidence and home buying know-how.

Cut through the jargon

Common (but confusing) home loan and home buying terms explained

…in plain English.


Crunch the numbers and start planning

How much can I borrow calculator

Calculate your borrowing power and what your repayments might be.

Home loan repayments calculator

Estimate your mortgage repayments and discover how much you could save if you make extra repayments.

Home loan fees calculator

Get an estimate on stamp duty, LMI and other non-standard home buying fees that come with purchasing a property.

Getting pre-approved finance before you look for a property

Also known as conditional approval, it puts you in a stronger position when you’re ready to make an offer

…and gives you a clear idea of what you can afford.


Ask an expert

Get in touch with a Home Lending Specialist, and they'll respond within one business day. You can talk on the phone, meet at a branch, or have a Mobile Lending Manager come to you.