Finance & Property

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

credit-cards-visa-mastercard

Australians use tax refund windfall to give debt the boot

‘Divorce’ is on the (credit) cards for finance savvy young adults. Those straddling the end of Generation Y and the start of Generation Z...   Read More

modern-suburban-house-australian-estate-property

GST, land tax and house prices

The federal treasurer confirmed it in May this year, when he said Australia’s tax system is up for review. It followed a federal government...   Read More

white-modern-apartment-blocks-strata

5 golden rules to avoid the strata blues

  Strata title properties are a popular choice among homebuyers and investors, not least because they are seen as an affordable option. However, Andrew...   Read More

investment-housing

Negative gearing argument remains heated

The debate on negative gearing and property continues to ruffle feathers, although any changes to the policy are a long way off. Gearing is...   Read More

happy-family-outdoors-couple-with-kids

Get your (little) kids into the property market now

  Like most parents I worry about how my children will fare in the future. I’ve always expected them to go to uni and...   Read More

couple-by-the-beach

The 6 positive effects of negative gearing

Mum and dad investors who earn less than $80,000 a year are the ones who benefit from the positive effects of negative gearing. A...   Read More

community-establishments-property-homes

Saving for a home deposit

Aussie spirit driving homebuyers What lengths did you go to save for your first home? Sell your car, stop going out for dinner, work...   Read More

tax-finance-calculation

Tax time needn’t be a nightmare

It’s June and we all know what that means – the end of the financial year is nigh. But if you’re dreading facing that...   Read More

investment-property-home-real-estate

Return on Investment

  Australia’s top 30 suburbs for return on investment Return on investment. Whether you’re a young single buying your first rental property or seasoned...   Read More

man-holding-house-keys

First home buyer schemes

Buying your first home is a major milestone and one of the biggest financial investments you’re likely to make in your lifetime. Keeping abreast...   Read More