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Finances

Tue Feb 13 2024 |5 min read

A guide to cross-collateralisation

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Athena Home Loans

Whitepaper: Blueprint for Improved Diversity of Funding Flows into Australian Credit Markets
Whitepaper

Wed Nov 01 2023 |4 min read

Whitepaper: Blueprint for Improved Diversity of Funding Flows into Australian Credit Markets

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Nathan Walsh

Athena voted #1 by customers in Finder Awards
MEDIA RELEASE

Thu Jul 06 2023 |3 min read

Athena voted #1 by customers in Finder Awards

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Athena Home Loans

Property investor strategies, what's yours?
Investing

Fri Jun 23 2023 |5 min read

Property investor strategies, what's yours?

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Athena Home Loans

Mortgage Choice Freedom, Powered by Athena - Now Available
MEDIA RELEASE

Mon Jun 19 2023 |3 min read

Mortgage Choice Freedom, Powered by Athena - Now Available

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Athena Home Loans

Is an Interest Only home loan right for me?
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Fri May 26 2023 |5 min read

Is an Interest Only home loan right for me?

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Athena Home Loans

Principal & Interest vs Interest Only
Finances

Thu May 25 2023 |4 min read

Principal & Interest vs Interest Only

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Mira Hohn

How to unlock equity in your property and gain insights into home loan structuring
Investing

Mon May 15 2023 |5 min read

How to unlock equity in your property and gain insights into home loan structuring

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Athena Home Loans

What's the Difference Between Offset and Redraw?
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Tue Dec 20 2022 |5 min read

What's the Difference Between Offset and Redraw?

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Athena Home Loans

How to avoid the hidden tax costing Australians billions
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Thu Nov 03 2022 |4 min read

How to avoid the hidden tax costing Australians billions

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Athena Home Loans

Mortgage Choice and Athena Home Loans
Media Release

Tue Nov 01 2022 |3 min read

Mortgage Choice and Athena Home Loans

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Athena Home Loans

What interest rate rises will mean for you
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Wed Aug 24 2022 |8 min read

What interest rate rises will mean for you

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

How to refinance a home loan: the fast guide
REFINANCING

Tue Aug 16 2022 |8 min read

How to refinance a home loan: the fast guide

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Athena

How soon can you refinance a home loan?
REFINANCING

Fri Aug 12 2022 |7 min read

How soon can you refinance a home loan?

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

How To Apply For A Home Loan
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Wed Aug 10 2022 |6 min read

How To Apply For A Home Loan

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

Is it better to rent or buy a house in Australia in 2022?
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Wed Aug 03 2022 |4 min read

Is it better to rent or buy a house in Australia in 2022?

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Athena Home Loans

Selling an investment property
INVESTING

Mon Jun 27 2022 |5 min read

Selling an investment property

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

Check out how much you can save by refinancing to Athena
REFINANCING

Thu Jun 23 2022 |2 min read

Check out how much you can save by refinancing to Athena

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

How to invest in property: A starting guide
INVESTING

Thu Jun 23 2022 |5 min read

How to invest in property: A starting guide

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Athena Home Loans

How to buy a house at auction
BUYING A HOME

Wed Jun 22 2022 |5 min read

How to buy a house at auction

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

Understanding the home loan process
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Wed Jun 22 2022 |3 min read

Understanding the home loan process

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

How to calculate your borrowing power
BUYING A HOME

Tue Jun 21 2022 |2 min read

How to calculate your borrowing power

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

Refinance for an investment property? It’s easy with Athena
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Wed Mar 23 2022 |3 min read

Refinance for an investment property? It’s easy with Athena

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Athena

What is an offset account?
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Mon Mar 21 2022 |2 min read

What is an offset account?

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Athena Home Loans

Fixed Rates Home Loans: What? Why? When? How?
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Fri Mar 18 2022 |4 min read

Fixed Rates Home Loans: What? Why? When? How?

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Athena

While some home loan rates are going up – Athena goes down!
MEDIA RELEASE

Tue Jan 18 2022 |2 min read

While some home loan rates are going up – Athena goes down!

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Athena Home Loans

LVR (loan-to-value ratio) explained
Home Loans Explained

Fri Jan 07 2022 |4 min read

LVR (loan-to-value ratio) explained

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Athena Home Loans

What is property conveyancing & how does it work?
Home Loans Explained

Fri Jan 07 2022 |4 min read

What is property conveyancing & how does it work?

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Athena Home Loans

The best place to buy an investment property
Investment home

Thu Jan 06 2022 |3 min read

The best place to buy an investment property

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Athena

7 Steps to Buying a House in Australia
Buying a home

Thu Jan 06 2022 |6 min read

7 Steps to Buying a House in Australia

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Athena Home Loans

Athena Home Loans wins Australia’s most innovative company
MEDIA RELEASE

Fri Oct 15 2021 |3 min read

Athena Home Loans wins Australia’s most innovative company

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Athena Home Loans

The great Aussie home loan rip-off
MEDIA RELEASE

Mon Sep 13 2021 |2 min read

The great Aussie home loan rip-off

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Athena Home Loans

Athena empowers Aussies to pay down home loans with $100K giveaway
MEDIA RELEASE

Mon Aug 16 2021 |1 min read

Athena empowers Aussies to pay down home loans with $100K giveaway

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Athena Home loans

Here’s every award we’ve won in the past year
NEWS

Fri Jul 30 2021 |3 min read

Here’s every award we’ve won in the past year

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Athena Home Loans

How home loan interest rates work
Home Loans Explained

Thu Jul 29 2021 |4 min read

How home loan interest rates work

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Athena home loans

Sourcing home loan documents for your application
Home Loans Explained

Wed Jun 30 2021 |5 min read

Sourcing home loan documents for your application

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

What does it mean to get pre-approved for a home loan?
Buying

Fri Jun 04 2021 |4 min read

What does it mean to get pre-approved for a home loan?

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Jennifer Ng

Using equity to buy an investment property
Investing

Thu Jun 03 2021 |3 min read

Using equity to buy an investment property

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Athena Home Loans

How to get started with buying an investment property
INVESTING

Fri May 14 2021 |3 min read

How to get started with buying an investment property

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ATHENA HOME LOANS

Athena announces Australia’s lowest fee-free variable home loan rate
MEDIA

Mon May 10 2021 |3 min read

Athena announces Australia’s lowest fee-free variable home loan rate

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Athena Home Loans

Can you afford an investment property?
Investing

Mon Mar 08 2021 |5 min read

Can you afford an investment property?

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Jennifer Ng

10 reasons to refinance your home loan in 2021
Refinance

Mon Feb 08 2021 |6 min read

10 reasons to refinance your home loan in 2021

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Athena Home Loans

What is Loyalty Tax? And how you can avoid paying it
Home Loans Explained

Fri Jan 08 2021 |3 min read

What is Loyalty Tax? And how you can avoid paying it

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Jennifer Ng

What is a non-bank lender?
Home Loans Explained

Mon Jan 04 2021 |5 min read

What is a non-bank lender?

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Athena Home Loans

Understand how lenders assess home loan applications
Home Loans Explained

Mon Dec 07 2020 |5 min read

Understand how lenders assess home loan applications

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Athena Home Loans

Investor benefits
Investor

Tue Dec 01 2020 |2 min read

Investor benefits

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Jennifer Ng

Do you pay less interest if you pay weekly?
Home Loans Explained

Wed Nov 11 2020 |5 min read

Do you pay less interest if you pay weekly?

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Athena Home Loans

Athena is the first lender to pass on the latest RBA rate cut
News

Tue Nov 03 2020 |3 min read

Athena is the first lender to pass on the latest RBA rate cut

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Athena Home Loans

Athena: The numbers that really matter
Home Truths

Tue Jul 14 2020 |8 min read

Athena: The numbers that really matter

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Nathan Walsh

Home Truths | Savings
Home Truths

Wed Jul 08 2020 |8 min read

Home Truths | Savings

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Athena

Welcome to Home Truths
Home Truths

Wed Jul 08 2020 |10 min read

Welcome to Home Truths

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Athena

Home Truths | Experience
Home Truths

Mon Jul 06 2020 |8 min read

Home Truths | Experience

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Athena

Negative gearing and positive gearing: the pros and cons
INVESTOR

Tue Jun 23 2020 |7 min read

Negative gearing and positive gearing: the pros and cons

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Athena Home Loans

What’s a comparison rate and why is Athena’s lower?
Home loans explained

Tue Jun 09 2020 |7 min read

What’s a comparison rate and why is Athena’s lower?

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Athena Home Loans

The cost of living's impact on your mortgage application
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Mon Jun 01 2020 |6 min read

The cost of living's impact on your mortgage application

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Athena Home Loans

Yes we have a redraw
Home Loans Explained

Thu Apr 23 2020 |5 min read

Yes we have a redraw

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Mira Hohn

Could refinancing your mortgage help close the gender gap in super?
INSIGHTS

Fri Mar 20 2020 |6 min read

Could refinancing your mortgage help close the gender gap in super?

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Mira Hohn

Athena immediately passes on the RBA rate cut in full
NEWS

Tue Mar 03 2020 |4 min read

Athena immediately passes on the RBA rate cut in full

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Athena Home Loans

How your credit history is made (and why it matters down the track)
HOME LOANS EXPLAINED

Mon Jan 20 2020 |2 min read

How your credit history is made (and why it matters down the track)

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Athena Home Loans

How often should you refinance your home loan?
REFINANCE

Mon Jan 06 2020 |4 min read

How often should you refinance your home loan?

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Jennifer Ng

Home loan disruptor Athena breaks Australian investment record
NEWS

Tue Oct 22 2019 |6 min read

Home loan disruptor Athena breaks Australian investment record

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Athena Home Loans

Rates slashed in a flash
NEWS

Tue Oct 01 2019 |4 min read

Rates slashed in a flash

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Athena Home Loans

Do this now, to get the next rate cut
NEWS

Mon Sep 30 2019 |5 min read

Do this now, to get the next rate cut

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Athena Home Loans

Beware of scorpion home loans
Home Loans Explained

Thu Sep 12 2019 |7 min read

Beware of scorpion home loans

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Nathan Walsh

Refinancing your home loan
Refinance

Thu Aug 15 2019 |5 min read

Refinancing your home loan

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Jennifer Ng

Is it smart to invest in real estate?
Home Loans Explained

Thu Jul 18 2019 |6 min read

Is it smart to invest in real estate?

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Jennifer Ng

How to build your financial fitness when getting a home loan
Home loans explained

Thu Jul 18 2019 |6 min read

How to build your financial fitness when getting a home loan

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Jennifer Ng

Changes to APRA guidance benefit Australian home loan borrowers
News

Mon Jul 08 2019 |1 min read

Changes to APRA guidance benefit Australian home loan borrowers

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Athena Home Loans

Once again Athena passes on the full RBA rate cut to all customers, effective immediately
NEWS

Tue Jul 02 2019 |2 min read

Once again Athena passes on the full RBA rate cut to all customers, effective immediately

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Athena Home Loans

Refinance requirements in real terms
Refinance

Mon Jun 10 2019 |3 min read

Refinance requirements in real terms

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Mira Hohn

Athena Wins Emerging FinTech Organisation of the Year
News

Fri Jun 07 2019 |2 min read

Athena Wins Emerging FinTech Organisation of the Year

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Athena Home Loans

Athena passes on RBA rate cut to customers within minutes
NEWS

Tue Jun 04 2019 |2 min read

Athena passes on RBA rate cut to customers within minutes

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Athena home loans

Can you rent out a house you just bought?
Home Loans Explained

Mon May 20 2019 |5 min read

Can you rent out a house you just bought?

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Athena Home Loans

How to avoid them sneaky old hidden fees
Home Loans Explained

Thu May 16 2019 |4 min read

How to avoid them sneaky old hidden fees

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Athena Home Loans

Going direct vs brokers – what to consider
Home Loans Explained

Thu May 16 2019 |6 min read

Going direct vs brokers – what to consider

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Jennifer Ng

Seven ways to improve your credit score
Home Loans Explained

Thu May 16 2019 |6 min read

Seven ways to improve your credit score

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Athena Home Loans

Five ways to pay off your home loan sooner and save thousands
Hacks

Fri Mar 29 2019 |3 min read

Five ways to pay off your home loan sooner and save thousands

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Jennifer Ng

5 things to do before you refinance your home loan
Refinancing

Thu Mar 28 2019 |3 min read

5 things to do before you refinance your home loan

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Mira Hohn

What you need to know about Investor lending
Investing

Mon Mar 25 2019 |4 min read

What you need to know about Investor lending

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Athena Home Loans

The how (and why) Athena started story
Home Truths

Mon Feb 25 2019 |4 min read

The how (and why) Athena started story

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Nathan Walsh

Ex-NAB home loan disruptors score $25 million from Square Peg, Hostplus and Airtree
NEWS

Mon Nov 26 2018 |4 min read

Ex-NAB home loan disruptors score $25 million from Square Peg, Hostplus and Airtree

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Athena Home Loans

Homeloans to fund and use Athena’s new home loan platform
NEWS

Thu Nov 22 2018 |3 min read

Homeloans to fund and use Athena’s new home loan platform

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Athena Home Loans

Ex-NAB execs raise $15m to disrupt home loan market
NEWS

Thu Nov 22 2018 |3 min read

Ex-NAB execs raise $15m to disrupt home loan market

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Athena Home Loans

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