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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Solahart PowerStore® is an Aussie innovation – designed, developed and built in Australia.

Save money with these solar-smart energy solutions

Aussie homeowners are increasingly taking up renewable energy, battery storage and energy efficient technologies in a bid to reduce their household energy bills. This...   Read More

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The cost of housing debt remains at levels not seen since the 1960s.

Housing market update

First birthdays are usually joyous moments, but for Australia’s housing correction, its 12-month anniversary has many wondering: where to next for the housing market?...   Read More

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Homeloans’ latest survey reveals Australian parents are doing what they can to help their children become first-home buyers.

Aussie parents are delaying retirement to help kids buy first home

Australian parents are willing to do it tough, so their children (and grandchildren) can get a foot on the hard-to-reach property ladder, a new survey has...   Read More

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Deborah Hutton’s top 5 reno tips

No home renovation is without its challenges, so it’s important to surround yourself with experts who know what they’re doing and are able to...   Read More

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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

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Now could be the perfect time for those considering buying a home to get on to the property ladder.

Market gives home buyers a unique opportunity

So, you’re keen to buy a home; you’ve done the research, got your loan pre-approved, and you’ve been watching the markets like a hawk…...   Read More

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Byron Bay-based technology startup Realar has created a groundbreaking augmented reality app that helps first-time home buyers better visualise off-the-plan homes.

Walk through your home before it’s built

No longer limited to 2D plans, brochures and websites, Realar enables you to walk through life-size plans before your new home is built. This...   Read More

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Clean windows inside and outside your home not only looks nice but also reduces allergens, keeps spiders under control and helps prevent the growth of mould.

Clean windows key to a healthy home

It’s a big job to prepare your home for sale, but a necessary one if you want to impress potential buyers and boost its...   Read More

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A two-speed property market means demand remains strong in some areas but is faltering elsewhere.

Volatile housing markets perplex homebuyers

Australia’s two-speed housing market continues to perplex first home buyers and investors alike by causing ongoing fluctuations in an already unsettled market. Recent data...   Read More

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Could you live in a home that’s only 500 square feet (46 m2)?

Tiny house trends

Also known as the ‘small house movement’, the tiny house movement advocates downsizing to a diminutive home – generally around 500 square feet (46...   Read More