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I'm self-employed, can I apply for a Tiimely Own home loan?

Yes, absolutely. It’s the same application for all home loan variations however there are some eligibility requirements you’ll need to prepare:

  • provide your registered ABN
  • have been self-employed for at least 1 year
  • provide your most recent business tax return AND your most recent personal tax return together with the notice of assessment
  • be registered for GST If your turnover is more than $75,000p.a.
  • have a good credit history
  • meet our standard eligibility criteria

Note: Financial validation requirements – Tiimely Own home loans require a years' worth of up-to-date tax returns or business financial statements.

The only difference as a self-employed person compared to a PAYG customer, is that we won’t be able to instantly validate your income by linking your bank accounts.

Instead, you’ll need to upload your business financial statements and tax returns, as well as your personal tax returns and notice of assessment. Then one of our team of Credit Assessors will review them to assess your application. It’s not as fast as our tech, but you’ll still get an answer much faster than your average lender, because they're only checking the parts of your application that our tech couldn't.

Learn more about applying as a self-employed applicant here.

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Our home loans are subject to credit criteria and eligibility requirements. Home loan interest rates are for new customers only and can change. Our comparison rates are based on a $150,000 loan amount over a 25 year term. They factor in fees associated with applying for the loan; ongoing fees and fees associated with leaving the loan. Our fixed loans roll to a variable principal and interest rate at the end of the fixed term. If the interest only period is not specified, the comparison rate is calculated on a one year period.

WARNING: The comparison rates are true only for the examples given and may not include all fees and charges. Different terms, fees or other loan amounts might result in a different comparison rate.

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