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Essentials Home Loan

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The IMB Essentials Home Loan is a win-win option with flexible repayment options, a life-of-loan discount off IMB’s standard variable rate AND no monthly account keeping fees.

  • Life of loan discount off IMB’s standard variable interest rate.
  • No monthly fees
  • Unrestricted additional repayments
  • 100% offset account
  • Free Internet and Mobile Banking redraws
CANSTAR Outstanding Value, Investor Variable Home Loan, 2017

Interest Rates

Interest rates shown are for new owner occupied loans on principal and interest repayments. Different interest rates will apply for loans with interest only repayments from 29 September 2017. Read more

Interest Rates Interest Rate p.a Comparison Rate p.a*
Under 90% LVR (owner occupier only) 4.19% 4.19%
Over 90% LVR (owner occupier only) 4.41% 4.43%

Click here to view the Interest Rates for Investment Home Loans.

Key Features

Key features
Minimum home loan $75,000
Maximum home loan

Up to 95% LVR for owner occupiers (a higher interest rate applies for loans >80% of your property value)

Up to 70% LVR for investment purposes (only for existing members for purchases)

Home loan period Up to 30 years
Repayments Monthly / fortnightly / weekly
Additional Repayments Yes
Free redraw facility Yes via Internet and Mobile Banking
Split loan Available
Interest charges Calculated daily, charged monthly
Fees and charges View fees and charges
Mortgage offset account Yes
Loan Repayment Insurance Yes
Eligibility For new funds only. Not available as a switch or re-finance from another IMB home loan.

These interest rates apply to owner occupied home loans. Different interest rates apply to investment home loans.

†Maximum allowed varies depending on state, occupancy, loan amount and security type. Maximum Loan to Value Ratio is inclusive of any insurance components added to the loan. Investment loans only available to existing members for the purchase of investment property. Not available for the refinance of existing loans held with other financial institutions.
Normal IMB lending criteria, terms and conditions, fees and charges apply. Full loan terms and conditions are available upon request from any IMB branch or by calling 133 462, 8:00am to 8:00pm Mon-Fri, or 9:00am to 4:00pm Saturday. This comparison rate is based on a $150,000 secured home loan over 25 years. *Warning: This comparison rate is 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. A comparison rate schedule is available from IMB branches or at


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