Finance & Property

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

Home renovation: Part 1 – Buying potential

Depending on which list you read, moving is up there as one of the most stressful times in your life. Add renovating and you...   Read More


Call for changes to negative gearing tax breaks

Negative gearing is a popular strategy for building wealth through property investment, so recent talk from a number of high-profile economists about axing it,...   Read More


Top tips to increase your property’s appeal

First impressions count! Take a step outside. Walk through the front garden towards the door, go in the entrance and stop. These are the...   Read More

Choosing a real estate agent

What to ask when choosing a real estate agent

Making the decision to sell your home or investment property is never easy; you are letting go of a very valuable asset and this...   Read More


Australian home values hot stuff during winter

…and set to stay hot in spring Despite the cooler weather in Melbourne and Sydney (and the constant rain in Sydney during August), it...   Read More

10 home inspection tips

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


What to consider when buying a property

When it comes to buying property, we’ve all heard the mantra ‘location location location’. But specifically what should you consider when buying a home...   Read More


Australians earmark tax refunds for debt reduction

By Sarah Watson Happy New [financial] Year! And while this is not quite party season – rather, it is tax time – more than...   Read More


Top tips for paying off your home loan sooner

A mortgage doesn’t have to dominate your life forever. With some smart and simple strategies, you can shave years off your home loan –...   Read More

invest in residential property

Why now could be the time to invest in residential property

It’s often said that Australians have a love affair with property. But it’s not just owning our own home that we aspire to. Many...   Read More