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Helping to bring your dream of first home ownership to life.

First home buyers hub

Get your first home loan from the best bank for first home loans.

Our dedicated First Home Buyers Hub has everything you need to make an informed decision. Our tools, research, calculators and support can help first home buyers through every stage of their journey.

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Home Guarantee Scheme

The Home Guarantee Scheme (HGS) is an Australian Government initiative to support eligible home buyers purchase a home sooner with a very low minimum deposit. Plus, with no Lenders Mortgage Insurance, you could save thousands!

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Membership is open to citizens or permanent residents of Australia who are current or retired employees in the Australian education sector or are family members of members (i.e. shareholders) of the Bank.

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We know how essential teachers are. That’s why we offer great discounts and benefits for you.


We’re customer owned. You put your students first, we put our members first.


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What our members say...

You are the only bank that went the extra mile to help us with our loan – it was a little more complex than the average home loan!

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Nadia and Allen, Members since 2013

Excellent service! Edvest News is very useful for the over 50s.

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