Finance & Property

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Negative gearing survives the razor – for now

The issue of negative gearing might be off the table for the federal government, but don’t expect the topic to disappear any time soon....   Read More

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Interest rates in Australia – global influences

The Reserve Bank of Australia left the cash rate unchanged at its April board meeting, saying current monetary policy settings were appropriate. It stressed...   Read More

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Super Saturday delivers before winter’s big chill

Super Saturday (19 March) – the pre-Easter holiday autumn auctions – continued to live up to its name last weekend, despite the national auction...   Read More

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Negative gearing debate remains stuck in neutral

Negative gearing has dominated the headlines of late as both the Federal Government and Opposition take turns announcing their intentions over the strategy. The...   Read More

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Where to from here for interest rates?

At its February 2016 board meeting – the first of the year – the Reserve Bank of Australia kept the cash rate on hold....   Read More

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Buying a tenanted property?
Tips to keep both parties happy

When you buy a property, you expect to get just that – a property to do with what you will. But some properties come...   Read More

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Is it a buyer’s market? Housing comes off the boil

2015: It was the year of the booming housing market (well in some cities / regions). There was plenty of talk about how hot...   Read More

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How to pay off a million-dollar mortgage

Hands up who’d like to pay off their mortgage faster. Everyone. Great. When you first start out with a mortgage, that principle can seem...   Read More

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There’s still time to sell your home before new year

Just because it’s the silly season doesn’t mean people are too busy celebrating for serious pursuits like buying houses. New data has found the...   Read More

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Aussies spending less on presents this Christmas

…and staycations are on trend, new poll shows   Aussies plan to be a little more austere with their Christmas present spending this year...   Read More