Posts tagged: finance

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

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

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

Avoid BAS stress with these simple tips

Lodging business activity statements (BAS) can be one of the most stressful periods for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), especially if you’re unprepared. All...   Read More

Australia’s first homebuyers take the plunge

It’s been a long time coming, but it looks as though the Australian housing market is finally opening up to allow first homebuyers to...   Read More

What do higher US interest rates mean for Australia?

In March, the US central bank – the Federal Reserve – lifted its federal funds rate target and forecast at least two more increases...   Read More

Will the cash rate budge in 2018?

With its considerable direct and trickle-down effects on the Australian economy, particularly interest rates and inflation, it’s no wonder The Reserve Bank of Australia’s...   Read More

2018 Property Prices: the good, the bad and the unexpected

It’s that time of year when everyone polishes the crystal ball to see where Australia’s housing market is heading. And there are always plenty...   Read More

The dos and don’ts of renting with pets

Pet ownership is an important part of Australian life. However, today many pet owners still struggle with finding suitable rental accommodation to suit their...   Read More

Your survival guide to this year’s Boxing Day sales

With Christmas only a week or so away, and most of us in a festive frenzy, the last thing you’ll be thinking about is...   Read More