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BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME: IS NOW THE RIGHT TIME?

If you’ve been dreaming about purchasing your own place, but a niggling voice in the back of your mind has been offering up objections, we’re here to tell that voice to pump the breaks, champ! In this article, we tackle some of the common objections first-home buyers may have to buying right now, [...]

By | 2017-11-23T10:49:53+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|First Home Buyer, Property Purchase, Real Estate and Properties|Comments Off on BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME: IS NOW THE RIGHT TIME?

FIRST HOME BUYER STRATEGIES

SIX LITTLE-KNOWN STRATEGIES FOR FIRST HOME BUYERS Saving a 20% deposit for your first home is no easy task – particularly if you want to buy your home in Melbourne or Sydney where home values seem to be rising faster than most people can save. But the good news is that there [...]

By | 2017-10-26T09:58:53+00:00 October 26th, 2017|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|Comments Off on FIRST HOME BUYER STRATEGIES

BEST TIME OF THE YEAR TO SELL YOUR HOME

WHAT IS THE BEST TIME OF THE YEAR TO SELL YOUR HOME? When selling your home, your main objective is to get the best possible price. So when should you put it on the market? Does the time of year make a difference? The answer is that it depends on the [...]

By | 2017-10-24T16:32:41+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Property Sale, Real Estate and Properties|Comments Off on BEST TIME OF THE YEAR TO SELL YOUR HOME

INVESTMENT PROPERTY REFINANCE MADE EASY!

The clever investor knows that assessing your investments regularly is key to identifying opportunities to build wealth. Knowing when to refinance an investment property could be vital to a successful strategy. So is now the time for you to refinance? Talk to us and we’ll help you to decide! Despite recent tightening [...]

By | 2017-10-31T13:50:30+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Investment Loans, Loans and Mortgages, Real Estate and Properties, Refinancing|Comments Off on INVESTMENT PROPERTY REFINANCE MADE EASY!

HOW TO: SAVE A DEPOSIT FOR YOUR FIRST HOME

5 TIPS FOR SAVING A DEPOSIT FOR YOUR FIRST HOME The comments in the news are enough to make you think saving a deposit for your first home is mission impossible. Not true! So, rather than just encouraging you to stop buying #SmashedAvo breakfasts to save your deposit, we’ve put together some [...]

By | 2017-10-24T16:45:54+00:00 September 7th, 2017|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|Comments Off on HOW TO: SAVE A DEPOSIT FOR YOUR FIRST HOME

FOUR BENEFITS OF DOWNSIZING

If you’re looking to buy your next home, downsizing might be the way to go. After all, sometimes less is more and it could work wonders for your finances! In this article, we explore some of the benefits of downsizing - from cutting back on maintenance and energy costs, to having more money [...]

By | 2017-10-24T16:52:52+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Real Estate and Properties|Comments Off on FOUR BENEFITS OF DOWNSIZING

FIRST HOME BUYERS: WHAT TO LOOK OUT FOR WHEN INSPECTING PROPERTIES

If you’re a first-time buyer and new to inspecting properties, it can be difficult to know what to look out for, especially when you’re excited about your first home purchase!Well, first-timers, we’ve got you covered. In this article, we’ve put together a 101 guide of things to be mindful of during your home [...]

By | 2017-10-24T17:02:46+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Building and Pest Inspection, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|Comments Off on FIRST HOME BUYERS: WHAT TO LOOK OUT FOR WHEN INSPECTING PROPERTIES

BUYING A FAMILY HOME: COMMON MISTAKES TO AVOID

Making a fresh start in a new family home is an exhilarating experience. Maybe you’ve just welcomed a new addition to the family (congratulations!)? Perhaps your kids have moved out, so it’s time to downsize? Maybe you’re craving a change of scenery, or you’ve scored a fantastic new job and now’s the time [...]

By | 2017-10-24T17:11:24+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|Comments Off on BUYING A FAMILY HOME: COMMON MISTAKES TO AVOID

PROPERTY INVESTMENT: WHY IT’S MORE POPULAR THAN EVER

Australians are a nation of investors. Over 60% of us hold additional investments outside of compulsory superannuation and increasingly, property is one of our most popular investment choices. But why? And is it the right form of investment for you? If you’re not sure, the sooner you talk to a qualified Financial Planner [...]

By | 2017-10-24T18:05:36+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Property Investment|Comments Off on PROPERTY INVESTMENT: WHY IT’S MORE POPULAR THAN EVER

YOUR ESSENTIAL PROPERTY RESEARCH CHECKLIST

You know when you decide to go on holidays and you start researching all of the fun things you’re in store for?The excitement begins to consume you. You may find yourself sneakily looking up extreme adventure activities when you’re meant to be working, Googling accommodation options on your commute home or browsing Instagram travel [...]

By | 2017-10-24T18:10:32+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Property Purchase, Real Estate and Properties|Comments Off on YOUR ESSENTIAL PROPERTY RESEARCH CHECKLIST