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February 2019

WHEN TO LEAVE YOUR LENDER

By |2019-02-14T11:28:49+00:00February 14th, 2019|Home Loans, Loans and Mortgages, Tips & Guides|

Valentine’s Day makes us think about loyalty – which is an admirable quality in any relationship. But is your devotion to your home loan provider justified?  It’s important to ask your mortgage broker to help you review your home loan from time to time. We’re here to check the interest rate, review [...]

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HOW TO: ACHIEVE YOUR PROPERTY GOALS IN 2019

By |2019-02-07T12:33:48+00:00February 7th, 2019|Financial Planning and Advice, Goal Setting, Money and Wealth, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|

How are your New Year Resolutions coming along? If you’re serious about achieving the goals you’ve set for yourself, creating a plan is the way to go. Of course, making a plan is easy when you’re talking about losing weight or exercising more (the world’s most popular choices for NY Resolutions every year), but achieving [...]

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January 2019

SMART WAYS TO MANAGE YOUR CHRISTMAS DEBTS

By |2019-01-31T11:41:13+00:00January 31st, 2019|Debt Management, Debt Management, Financial Planning and Advice, Money and Wealth, Tips & Guides|

Did your Christmas spending get out of hand this year? You are not alone! According to a recent news report, our 2018 Christmas spending binge is expected to leave us with a $29.7 billion credit card debt – that’s equivalent to $1,863 per credit card! The good news is that mortgage and finance brokers don’t [...]

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RBA RATE RISE: HOW WOULD IT AFFECT YOU?

By |2019-01-17T11:04:47+00:00January 17th, 2019|Home Loans, Interest Rates, Loans and Mortgages, Tax|

It’s been nearly eight years since the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) last raised the country’s official cash rate. Interest rates have been at historical lows for quite some time and as a homeowner, you may never have experienced an “official” rise in interest rates. At present, interest rates remain low and [...]

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PROPERTY MARKET UPDATES | JANUARY 2019

By |2019-01-25T11:16:19+00:00January 15th, 2019|Property Market Updates|

Happy New Year! We hope you enjoyed some quality time with family and friends over the Christmas and New Year break. Welcome to our first newsletter for 2019. As many people are still on their summer holidays, there’s not much happening in our property markets this month. Few auctions have been listed around [...]

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REASONS FOR BUYING A HOME DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON

By |2019-01-17T13:17:46+00:00January 10th, 2019|Property Purchase, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|

FIVE REASONS TO BUY A HOME DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON Everyone looks forward to Christmas and the summer holiday season. After all, ‘tis the season to be jolly. To indulge in festive fare. To get out in the great outdoors and enjoy quality time with family and friends. But this year, it could [...]

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FIVE COMMON MISTAKES OF FIRST HOME BUYERS

By |2019-01-04T12:53:06+00:00January 4th, 2019|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|

Getting ready to buy your first home? As your mortgage broker, we’re here to help you every step of the way. It’s an exciting time and it’s easy to make mistakes. Here are 5 common mistakes that you should try to avoid! Read Related Article: Buying a Family Home: Common Mistakes to Avoid [...]

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December 2018

PROPERTY MARKET UPDATES | DECEMBER 2018

By |2019-01-17T14:20:58+00:00December 17th, 2018|Property Market Updates|

With Christmas just days away, we’d like to send our very best wishes to you and your family for a happy and safe holiday season. What a year it’s been! It was great to see many of our first-home buyer customers finally getting their foot on the property ladder, as homes became a [...]

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HOW TO: MAKE A PRE-AUCTION OFFER

By |2018-12-10T11:22:58+00:00December 10th, 2018|Property Auctions, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|

With auction clearance rates slipping below 50% in some markets right now, vendors are much more open to a pre-auction offer. You’ll also find more vendors choosing a private sale over an auction because it allows them to hold out for their price and save on auction costs. That means, if you’re ready to [...]

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HOW TO: AVOID OVERSPENDING THIS CHRISTMAS

By |2019-01-17T13:26:58+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Finance Control, Finance Tips, Money and Wealth, Tips & Guides|

FOUR TIPS TO AVOID TO OVERSPENDING THIS CHRISTMAS According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Australians splurged a whopping $47.5 billion during last year’s Christmas shopping period. That probably made for a lot of blistered credit cards and debt hangovers come February! As your credit advisor, we'd like to recommend a more sensible [...]

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