Property Finance Strategies - Investment Strategies

    • Strict regulation means lenders must take a number of steps to ensure they lend responsibly. Heidi Armstrong from State Custodians outlines what they are read more

    • Not all properties are equal, at least in the banks’ eyes, and that perfect investment property you’ve uncovered won’t always get a loan read more

    • Since the GFC, banks have fine-tuned their policies, using years of data patterns, to avoid lending to people who will end up defaulting. The less mortgage arrears they have on their own books, the more favourably they are looked upon by their own financial backers; usually overseas wholesale lenders read more