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  • Profile photo of Richard TaylorRichard Taylor
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    Another kick in the teeth for Investors with Westpac announcing a change to their 90% + lending for investors.

    New borrowers that require a 90% and above lvr (even if they are using equity in another property) will be required to have at least 20% equity in another property.

    This is even with genuine savings and includes existing customers.

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    Profile photo of god_of_moneygod_of_money
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    Thanks for the info… very happy to see tightened lending criteria among major banks.  I hope it will drop even further to 80%
    This will have a big impact on property prices in the future…and  will eventually cool down the IP market.

    Profile photo of sweeper2009sweeper2009
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    maybe they see something big is coming and don't want to over expose on property.

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