Macquarie Bank drops mortgage rates by a full 0.25%!

Macquarie Bank has jumped on board the rate cut train and dropped variable and fixed mortgage rates by a full 25 basis points. 

Along with 36 other lenders in the Mozo database, Macquarie announced that it would pass on the full rate cut following the RBA’s decision to drop the official cash rate to an historic low of 0.50%.

Notably, the bank is now fashioning shiny new variable rates starting at 2.84% on its Basic Home Loan for owner occupiers, making principal and interest repayments.

The rate cut is effective today for new customers, however, existing Macquarie customers will need to wait a little longer to reap the benefits as the new rates aren’t effective until the 19th March, 2020 for them.

Macquarie also dropped rates across it’s other variable rate home loan offers, so check out these fresh rates: 

  • - Basic Flyer Home Loan: rates from 2.89% (2.89% comparison rate*) 

  • - Offset Flyer Home Loan (Package): rates from 2.89% (3.16% comparison rate*) 

  • Offset Home Loan (Package): rates from 2.84% (3.11% comparison rate*) 


What do Macquarie’s fixed home loan interest rates look like now? 

Macquarie’s variable home loans aren’t the only ones to have their rates chopped/ Here’s a full rundown of the brand new fixed rate deals offered by the bank. 

Macquarie Basic Home Loan (Fixed)

1 Year Rate

2 Year Rate 

3 Year Rate

4 Year Rate 

5 Year Rate

2.64% (2.82% comparison rate*)

2.64% (2.81% comparison rate*)

2.64% (2.79% comparison rate*)

2.74% (2.82% comparison rate*)

2.74% (2.82% comparison rate*)


Macquarie Offset Home Loan (Fixed, Package) 

1 Year Rate

2 Year Rate 

3 Year Rate

4 Year Rate 

5 Year Rate

2.74% (3.20% comparison rate*)

2.74% (3.18% comparison rate*)

2.74% (3.16% comparison rate*)

2.84% (3.18% comparison rate*)

2.84% (3.18% comparison rate*)


RELATED ARTICLE: Does your home loan rate start with a ‘2’? 

Macquarie Bank aren’t the only home loan lender to slash rates this month, and likely won’t be the last. 

So if you’re interested to see how the others stack up, head over to our home loan comparison table for more mortgage options.

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