Provider says amount is lower than any mortgage, fixed or floating, provided by any bank
New rates are available for new and existing clients with 20% equity in their properties
Its direct employees have earned the living wage since 2018
Banks have been swamped with thousands of enquiries
It aims to give buyers "one less thing to worry about in the lead up to Christmas"
"It's clear New Zealanders are recognising that we put our customers first"
It issued a notice under the FMA Act when a firm wasn't forthcoming with information
Advisers will be able to use client files to demonstrate practical knowledge
He says focus should now be on supporting small businesses