Owen Thomson

A regular contributor to The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age for over a decade (sections include Good Weekend, Sunday Life, (Sydney) Magazine, Drive and My Career), Owen Thomson's journalistic work has also featured in newsstand publications including The Bulletin, GQ and Men’s Style.

The opinions expressed in this article are the opinions of the author(s) and not necessarily those of Homeloans Ltd.

Articles by: Owen Thomson

Cash rate on hold as RBA keeps powder dry

In a move widely predicted by most industry experts, the Reserve Bank of Australia has opted to maintain the official cash rate at a...   Read More

National property price outlook

With some experts now predicting an imminent Sydney property market crash, the key questions have thus become: how likely is it, and what will...   Read More

11 days at sea

To say I’m not keen on the idea of cruising would be a bit like Joan of Arc saying she didn’t much fancy fire....   Read More

10 things you need to know about spotting potential for home renovation

Good Bones Look for a property that’s in pretty good condition as well as one that doesn’t require work like re-stumping, re-wiring or re-roofing....   Read More

All Turk, no play

Kebab addict Owen Thomson goes cold Turkey in Istanbul Rug addicts WITH a population of 13 million, Istanbul is home to countless best friends I...   Read More

10 tips for preparing your home for sale

Spring selling season is almost upon us! Rather than stress out at the last minute, now’s the time to start preparing your home and...   Read More

10 things you need to know about pest inspections

  1.   Why do you need a pest inspection? It can enable you to be aware of any existing damage or potential risk...   Read More

10 things to know about property insurance

1.   How much should you insure your property for? The value that will enable your home to be replaced in the event that...   Read More

5 of the best Australian road trip songs

Driving to the groove Music and road trips go together like toast and Vegemite, suits and ties, and VB and Panadol. Crucial to the...   Read More

Top 10 open home inspection tips

Owen Thomson takes us through some key tips for checking out properties at an open house. 1. Check for fresh paint While a fresh...   Read More