Katrina Parrington

Mortgage & Finance Broker, Elders Home Loans – Northern Territory – P. 8932 8900

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  • Katrina Parrington

    I am a long term Centralian resident with more than 18 years experience in the financial services industry. Initially, in Real Estate in Adelaide before pursuing a career with Elders Insurance Alice Springs and lending roles with major banking institutions where I gained extensive experience in Home Loans and Commercial Lending here in the Alice and in Darwin.

    I have a unique set of skills that ensures I understand your lending needs and can provide you with professional advice and personal service.

    Tel: 08 8953 8800
    email: katrina.parrington@eldershomeloans.com.au

Posts Tagged ‘Residential’

Home is where the wealth is | The Real Estate Conversation

Posted by Katrina Parrington on June 4, 2015

Home is where the wealth is | The Real Estate Conversation.

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Reserve Bank Cuts Cash Rate to Record Low!

Posted by Katrina Parrington on May 5, 2015

The Reserve Bank of Australia has announced the result of its monthly meeting following a period of inimages[7]tense market speculation.

In what was probably a close decision, board members decided to reduce the official cash rate from 2.25 per cent to a new record-low setting of 2 per cent.

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Which Inner City Suburbs Are Most Affordable

Posted by Katrina Parrington on April 27, 2015

images[7]CoreLogic RP Data’s weekly Property Pulse shows which suburbs have the most affordable median value near the CBDs of Australia’s capital cities.

According to the data, the median value for Sydney’s inner city houses is significantly higher than the rest of the capital cities, with Turrella as the most affordable suburb in Sydney having a median house value of $839,676.

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Statement by Glenn Stevens, Governor: Monetary Policy Decision

Posted by Katrina Parrington on August 2, 2011

At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 4.75 per cent.

The global economy is continuing its expansion, but the pace of growth slowed in the June quarter. The supply-chain disruptions from the Japanese earthquake and the dampening effects of high commodity prices on income and spending in major countries both contributed to the slowing. It is still not clear how persistent this slower growth will be. The supply-chain disruptions are now gradually abating and commodity prices have softened of late, though they generally remain high. In China most indications suggest only a mild slowdown so far. Read the rest of this entry »

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Warning as home and rates could yet take a tumble

Posted by Katrina Parrington on May 13, 2010

  • By John Rolfe – Daily Telegraph 

PROPERTY prices and official interest rates might not rise much more this year, due to the worsening crisis in Europe.

Indeed, both could fall. Chaos on the world’s forex, debt and stock markets caused economists and futures investors to revise predictions of more rate rises this year, with the ASX opening betting between traders on a rate cut next month.

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RBA Keeps Rates On Hold

Posted by Katrina Parrington on February 2, 2010

Monetary policy: hot labour and housing markets fail to fire up the RBA
• RBA keeps rates on hold at 3.75% delivering a surprise pause.
• Rate hike cycle is far from over, with further adjustments flagged.
• Friday’s Statement on Monetary Policy likely to be the first in a long list of opportunities to outline the path ahead.

With zero of the three seemingly ‘anointed’ financial journalists getting off the sidelines, Centrebet ceasing taking bets because the outcome was “as close to a guaranteed certainty as possible” and 20 of 20 economists surveyed unanimously forecasting a hike it is clear that today’s pause by the RBA was a surprise.

Over the course of HII 2009 the RBA had been studiously reminding analysts and markets that it was placing a greater weight on the evolution of domestic conditions than weakness in some regions of the global economy. On the domestic conditions front alone a further rate rise would have been clearly justified.

House prices are on an upswing, with the residential construction upswing thus far unlikely to meet the surging demands from soaring population growth. Business and consumer confidence are at very high levels, despite three consecutive hikes. The unemployment rate has clearly peaked, and at 5.5% is closer to the NAIRU at the beginning of an upswing than at any time over the past few decades. Skills shortages are already rating a mention as various industries seek to lock in suitable workers for upcoming projects over the course of the year.

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