Posts tagged: housing

Housing market coming off the boil

More reports have been emerging about the worrying state of Australia’s housing market. But are we set for a bubble to burst in certain...   Read More

Granny flats get a facelift

Granny flats of the past bear little resemblance to today’s designs. Cramped, dingy interiors, faux country cabin styling and DIY construction have been replaced...   Read More

What does 2017 hold for Australia’s property market?

The start of the new year is always a good time to reassess your financial situation and one area that is usually on people’s...   Read More

50 years and 5 fascinating facts about Colorbond

Ever since the first coil of Colorbond steel rolled off the production line at Port Kembla, Wollongong in 1966, this humble material has become...   Read More

Aged care options

According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, the average age of Australians has steadily increased since the 1970s, reversing the trend of...   Read More

Housing affordability outlook

Listen to talkback radio, pick up your local paper or switch on the nightly news and you’re likely to come across politicians, property pundits...   Read More

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

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

Using superannuation to achieve home ownership

There’s no disputing it. Housing affordability is a major concern, especially for young people trying to get a foot into the property market. And...   Read More