Finance & Property

HomeHub brings you the latest information on finance, real estate trends and tips on buying and managing your property.

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Is Australia’s household debt putting the economy at risk?

It certainly came as no surprise that the official cash rate was kept on hold by the Reserve Bank Board at its April 2017...   Read More

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Top 5 building inspection fails

The costs involved with buying a home can sometimes be overwhelming. Legal bills, mortgage establishment fees and hefty stamp duty can quickly add up....   Read More

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4 tips to making an offer on your first house

Purchasing a property is one of the biggest investments most of us will ever make. It’s not surprising there is a certain amount of...   Read More

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Housing market coming off the boil

More reports have been emerging about the worrying state of Australia’s housing market. But are we set for a bubble to burst in certain...   Read More

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How to prepare for the (hidden) costs of buying property

It’s no secret that buying property in Australia can exhaust your finances. While many people are generally aware of the upfront costs, there are...   Read More

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Granny flats get a facelift

Granny flats of the past bear little resemblance to today’s designs. Cramped, dingy interiors, faux country cabin styling and DIY construction have been replaced...   Read More

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How to kick-start your next renovation

With March already upon us, now’s a great time to freshen up your home and kick-start that renovation you’ve been thinking about since last...   Read More

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What 2017 has in store for interest rates

The Reserve Bank of Australia kept the cash rate on hold in February at its first board meeting for 2017. The decision was in...   Read More

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10 council-friendly building application tips

Are you planning to build a new home or improve your existing one? Before you consult an architect, a quick read of our tips...   Read More

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What you need to know about cash loans

You’ve probably seen the ads on TV for companies offering small, short term loans which promise to get the money to you very fast....   Read More