February is heating up, and so are these home loan deals!

Is it getting hot in here? Maybe it’s time to strip… down your home loan interest rate. 

Over the past month, Aussie mortgage lenders have made a bunch of cuts to variable home loan rates, leaving potential borrowers spoilt for choice. 

One of the cuts came from major bank ANZ which dropped its Simplicity PLUS Special Offer by 12 basis points to 3.12% (3.16% comparison rate*). 

But the action didn’t stop there. Here are some of the other lenders that cut variable rates last month: 

Variable Rate home loan cuts

“With a potential RBA cut around the corner, interest rates have been trending downwards across a bunch of banking products, including home loans,” Mozo Banking Expert, Peter Marshall said. 

“This is great news for borrowers who are looking to snag a low rate on their home loan, because there are now plenty of competitive options for them on the market.” 

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Currently, the average variable interest rate in the Mozo database, for an owner occupier paying principal and interest, is 3.73%. The lowest, however, is the 2.69% (2.71% comparison rate*) being offered by Reduce Home Loans with its Low Rider home loan. 

But Reduce Home Loans isn’t the only mortgage lender offering a hot deal under 3.00%. 

According to Mozo’s database there are 24 home loan providers that are currently offering a variable rate lower than 3.00% - some of which are solely online or smaller lenders, challenging big banks with competitive mortgage products. 

So if you can handle the heat and are on the hunt for a sizzling home loan, check out the table below for some killer mortgage options or head over to our home loan comparison tool.

Compare Home Loans - last updated 13 August 2022

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  • Unloan Variable

    Owner Occupier, Refinance Only

    interest rate
    comparison rate
    Initial monthly repayment
    3.14% p.a. variable
    3.06% p.a.

    For refinancers only. Built by CommBank, the Unloan is the first home loan with an increasing discount (conditions apply) for borrowers. No application or banking fees. No monthly account keeping or early exit fees. Apply in as little as 10 minutes.

    Details
  • Smart Booster Home Loan

    2 Year Discounted Variable Rate, Owner Occupier, Principal & Interest, <80% LVR

    interest rate
    comparison rate
    Initial monthly repayment
    3.60% p.a.variable for 24 months and then 4.00% p.a. variable
    3.96% p.a.

    Already includes July RBA rate increase. New super low introductory rate home loan for two years. Min 20% deposit. No monthly or ongoing fees. Fast settlement times. Mozo award-winning online lender. Friendly, local Australian based team.

    Details
  • PAYG Home Loan

    Owner Occupier, Principal & Interest, LVR<80%

    interest rate
    comparison rate
    Initial monthly repayment
    3.29% p.a. variable
    3.33% p.a.

    Low variable rate. Ideal for new home buyers or refinancers. Unlimited additional repayments. Unlimited free redraw. Application completely online. Optional 100% offset can be added for $120 p.a.. 20% deposit required.

    Details

* WARNING: This comparison rate applies only to the example or examples given. Different amounts and terms will result in different comparison rates. Costs such as redraw fees or early repayment fees, and cost savings such as fee waivers, are not included in the comparison rate but may influence the cost of the loan. The comparison rate displayed is for a secured loan with monthly principal and interest repayments for $150,000 over 25 years.

** Initial monthly repayment figures are estimates only, based on the advertised rate, loan amount and term entered. Rates, fees and charges and therefore the total cost of the loan may vary depending on your loan amount, loan term, and credit history. Actual repayments will depend on your individual circumstances and interest rate changes.

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