Home loan extensions
Access funds for home improvements or personal use through a re-advance on your bond, or by registering an additional bond on your property.
Some of the benefits
Key things to know about extending your home loan
How it works
- A re-advance lets you borrow the full amount or a portion of your original home loan, or access funds you’ve registered for future use
- With an additional bond, you register a new bond to access the funds you need
- If you’re applying for funds to make additions or extensions to your property, you may be asked for approved building plans and detailed quotations
- Any extensions or additions must meet our conditions and comply with National Homebuilders Registration Council regulations
What it costs
- Bond registration costs apply to additional bonds only
How to get it
- Call us on 0860 500 000 between 8am and 5pm during the week
- Speak to us at your nearest branch
- You can also apply online
What you’ll need
- A bond with us
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