Tag Archives | People’s Stories

These are some real life stories of people that we have helped.
We have not used the peoples full names or in some cases real names to protect their identity, but the stories themselves are real and show some of the unique situations where we help everyday Kiwis.

We Help Another Discharged Bankrupt Home Loan Success

Today we got a home loan approved for another discharged bankrupt – Shane. Like many people that have been bankrupt but discharged Kevin thought that getting a home loan with his bank would be possible; however that was not the case. Shane fits all the normal bank criteria; a good income has saved a 20%
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Getting Revolving Credit Loan For Elderly Lady

Today I managed to get a bank to approve a revolving credit facility for a 69-year old lady. Yes, your non bank broker can get bank approvals too. Banks Don’t Like Old People! A lot of banks have interpreted the Responsible Lending Code to mean that they should never lend to people if they cannot pay
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Banks Do Not Like To Finance Tax Debt

As a mortgage broker dealing with self-employed people and small business owners I get asked a lot to finance tax debt. In most cases the people have already been talking to their banks and got the big NO. But sometimes we get the chance to arrange the finance before people have talked to their bank.
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Helping Kim Get Her Home Ready For Sale

This week I had a call from Kim who was wanting some extra money to get her home ready for sale. She owns a nice 3-bedroom home in West Auckland, but due to a recent redundancy and some personal issues she had decided to sell her home. She has worked out that she can replace
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Aaron’s Successful Mortgage Rescue Story

Last week I was contacted by a very concerned man who needed a mortgage rescue. He left his job last year and set up his own business and while things have been ticking along quite well, a few months ago he had done a large job, was paid the 50% deposit but is still waiting
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Bad Credit Doesn’t Stop This Lady Owning Her Dream Home

Being a mortgage broker can lead to some very satisfying stories – times when we can help people into their dream home even when sometimes the odds seem stacked against them. What is your dream home? What is stopping you owning a home like that? I recently met one lady that had a dream home
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