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Better Compare

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  • Compare loan quotes
  • Get the best deal
  • Online loan comparison

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About Better Compare

Better Compare is one of South Africa’s leading online financial and insurance service comparison platforms.

Whether you’re looking to take out a personal loan to refurbish your home or are looking for a more affordable car insurance policy, this platform will help you find it.

Better Compare’s instant quotes

If you’re looking to switch plans or take out a loan, you can get a handful of instant quotes from some of South Africa’s leading service providers. This includes both banks and smaller providers that offer specialised products and services.

The lenders and insurance providers included in Better Compare’s panel include all providers that have agreed to be included. Better Compare does no list products based on agreements and commission structure but rather, lists products based on their cost.

This ensures you can get the loan or insurance policy you’re looking for without worrying that bias and profit are the platforms core objectives.

Make your dream of becoming a homeowner a reality

With Better Compare, you can find, compare, and choose among some of the best home loan products on the market. While the pool of mortgage providers in South Africa is quite limited, there are still many products available from each.

You can use Better Compare to compare home loans, side by side, and find the offer that works best for you.

What Better Compare can offer you

Better Compare is an online comparison platform that is both independent and impartial.

They list products and services based on how much they’ll cost you, as a consumer. Their services are completely free of charge.

Products and services you can compare

  • Personal loans
  • Home loans
  • Business loans
  • Credit cards

You can compare car, life, home, life and funeral insurance policies from leading providers across the country. If you’re looking for medical aid, you can find a range of quotes from leading service providers.

Find the top home loan deal in SA

With Better Compare you can get instant quotes from up to 8 South African banks. From Nedbank and ABSA to FNB and Standard Bank - all major banks are included.

While the prime rate will influence all home loan products, banks will offer you different rates and options based on your personal profile. This profile typically takes into account your income and expenses as well as those of your spouse, your existing debt commitments, and the cost of the property you wish to purchase.

How long will it take?

It typically takes anywhere from 3 to 5 days for Better Compare to start sending through you quotes from the various banks. The quotes are sourced through BetterBond, one of South Africa’s top home loan brokerage services.

BetterBond is a leader in sourcing home loans for South Africans, whether you’re a first time home buyer or are a property investor, they can source quotes from all major banks, negotiate for better terms, and ensure everything runs smoothly once you’ve chosen a product.

Better Compare Property finance

  • Loan Type Property finance

Benefits of Better Compare

  • Get quotes from up to 8 banks
  • Quick home loan comparison
  • Streamlined application process

Quotes from up to 8 leading banks

When purchasing a property it’s important to secure the most affordable and suitable home loan to go along with it.

While some people choose to apply directly with their bank, it’s always best to make use of a bond originator.

The Better Compare and BetterBond partnership

BetterBond is the bond origination service provider behind Better Comapre’s home loan quotes. In order for them to offer you a quote, you must have first made an Offer to Purchase on a property.

They’ll then assess your affordability, collect your personal information and supporting documents and submit these to all major banks. Once offers start coming in they’ll review these and even negotiate based on offers received from other banks.

This puts you in the position to find the most competitive finance offer and, where one bank may reject your application, another may very well approve it. Better Bond’s originators have close relationships with all the banks and know exactly what their lending criteria is and how to use this to get you the best possible home loan deal.

Apply for your Better Compare home loan quotes now

To get quotes online through Better Compare you simply need to fill in a simple application and submit it, within days you’ll have a handful of formal mortgage quotes. Better Bond will even help you review the offers and choose the best one.

Customer Reviews & Testimonials

September 2020

I used Better Compare after making an offer on an investment flat in Pretoria. Their service is absolutely fantastic and I got my first quote in just 2 days!

Mary N
— Port Elizabeth —

July 2020

After we were declined by our own bank for a home loans e turned to Better Compare. We were offered not one but two home loans within a week and are now proud homeowners. Thank you to all at Bett...

Mrs Van Vuuren
— Cape Town —

October 2020

My application on Better Compare was quick and simple and I got so many really great offers (with low interest!) from multiple banks! I was so happy and so grateful for the help!

Pumzile J
— George —

Better Compare Contact Details

Physical Address

  • 24 Flanders Dr, Mount Edgecombe Country Estate 2 Mount Edgecombe 4300 South Africa
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Opening Hours

  • Monday 08:00 – 18:00
  • Tuesday 08:00 – 18:00
  • Wednesday 08:00 – 18:00
  • Thursday 08:00 – 18:00
  • Friday 08:00 – 18:00
  • Saturday 08:00 – 13:00
  • Sunday – Closed