Posts tagged: mortgage

Is Australia’s household debt putting the economy at risk?

It certainly came as no surprise that the official cash rate was kept on hold by the Reserve Bank Board at its April 2017...   Read More

Top 5 building inspection fails

The costs involved with buying a home can sometimes be overwhelming. Legal bills, mortgage establishment fees and hefty stamp duty can quickly add up....   Read More

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

How to prepare for the (hidden) costs of buying property

It’s no secret that buying property in Australia can exhaust your finances. While many people are generally aware of the upfront costs, there are...   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

5 tips to buying property on a strict budget

The Australian dream of being a home owner may seem like wishful thinking if you are on a tight budget, but there are ways...   Read More

Fixed versus variable: winner revealed

The great Australian debate around fixed versus variable home loans just got a lot more interesting with the latest data from CANSTAR. CANSTAR’s financial...   Read More

What type of investment property should you choose?

Property has always been considered to be one of the safest and most rewarding long-term investments, so if you’re considering making an investment in...   Read More

The pitfalls of chasing a cheaper rate

“Why the hell didn’t you call me?” So I wanted to say to a long-term client who had just done the unthinkable: refinancing without...   Read More

Free kids holiday fun at home

Keeping the kids entertained on the school holidays can be a bit difficult – especially if you’ve got a mortgage and not a lot...   Read More