Four reasons to use a buyer’s agent to buy your home

Using a buyer’s agent for an investment property purchase is becoming more common by the day. That’s because savvy investors understand that it pays to work with experts to secure the very best investment grade properties. However, using a buyer’s agent to buy your home is not so well understood. That’s mainly because many home […]

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The ultimate guide to home and property loans

Doesn’t it seem like there are more home loans on the market now than ever before? Well, that’s because there are!  Let’s face it: first-tier lenders like the Big Four and second-tier banks such as credit unions are locked in a battle for your business. The hard part, of course, is determining which is the […]

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What Millennials Want In A Home

More Australian millennials are expected to break into the property market in the next few years, taking advantage of a sector hampered by the coronavirus crisis, a recent ING homeownership report has revealed. But according to the study, these savvy millennials are more interested in owning a home than buying an investment property as current economic […]

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Buying a home? Why you should use a professional bidder

It is interesting that for most complicated processes that fall outside of our personal experience we are quick to enlist the help of a professional. There are not many people who will take care of their own commercial accounting or defend themselves in a court of law.  However, when it comes to bidding at a […]

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The Working from Home Phenomenon Will NOT Impact Property Prices

Are you considering buying property based on recent headlines that working from home is a game-changer for property? I know I read in the media, almost every day, that this new working from home phenomenon will apparently lead to a boom in regional and seaside towns. I remember reading similar headlines over a decade ago, […]

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Who is working from home?

Working from home became de rigueur for many people in 2020. Travel restrictions and social distancing on account of a contagious virus meant that there was a large increase in the number of people setting up workplaces in their spare room on the kitchen bench. But not all jobs can be done from the comfort […]

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Should you pay off your home loan before you invest?

Paying off your home loan sounds like a great idea. So does investing for your future. If you don’t have enough money to do both – and a lot of people don’t – which do you go for?  Most people are actively paying off both the principal and the interest, because that’s what they’ve always done. […]

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Is your home exempt from CGT?

Trying to get your head around Capital Gains Tax (CGT) can sometimes be like attempting to learn a new language. You think you’re doing alright with it and then someone from that country starts talking to you thinking you’re a local and you end up quite confused and no doubt a little embarrassed. Of course, […]

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Understanding The Psychology Of Buying A Home

There’s no denying that buying a home is a big decision and yet you may be surprised by the number of people who are influenced by factors other than price, resale value and location. From the number of a house to a lick of new paint on the walls, it seems we are influenced by […]

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All you need to know about selling your home

Thinking of selling your home now that our property markets are moving out of the government imposed Coronavirus cocoon? Well let me tell you … selling your home can be a stressful and confusing time. As well as packing boxes, booking removalists and dealing with all of the logistics of the move, you also prepare […]

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