Beat the mortgage stress

Beat the mortgage stress

High property prices and our appetite for debt are taking their…
Shouldi go fixed or variable?

Fixed vs variable home loans

To fix or not to fix If you're about to buy a house or you're…
handing over keys

5 ways to make settlement day stress-free

How can you stop yourself from biting your nails to the quick…
Group of friends

Loans involving family and friends

Has a family member or friend asked you to be a 'co-borrower'…
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What you need to consider when buying your second property

Owning two properties is a great financial ambition and with…
Couple looking at a home

Buy your home sooner rather than later

Australia has one of the highest levels of home ownership in…
Buyer's Agent

Could a buyer's agent be your secret weapon?

Investing in property is a big decision that can keep even the…
Tax variation form

Investors can boost their cash flow by applying for a tax variation

We all know that there are tax perks that come with owning an…
Interest only loans

What you need to know about interest-only home loans

An interest-only home loan is a product that allows you to obtain…

First time auction tips and tricks

Savvy buyers will know to keep their auction techniques well-honed.…
Negative & positive gearing

Negative and positive gearing

Profit or loss Many people borrow to invest, this is called…
For sale, sold

How do I know what my property is worth?

What is that property worth? One of the hardest parts about…
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Moving house checklist

Moving house can be daunting and stressful or it can be an easy…

What is rentvesting? And what are the benefits?

Rentvesting. It's a whole new world in today's popular culture,…
Mortgage offset account

Pay less interest on your home loan with 100% offset

If you have a variable rate home loan, it's likely you'll have…
Land tax

Ways to minimise land tax on an investment portfolio

If your land tax bill has skyrocketed it's likely your investment…
Joint account

Risks and benefits of joint accounts

One account, two names Opening a joint account with your partner…
High rise complex

Tips and traps of off the plan apartments for Self-Managed Super Funds

Buying a Property and establishing a Self-Managed Superannuation…

How to avoid lenders mortgage insurance

There is no denying it, lenders mortgage insurance kind of sucks. This…
Challenging investor market

5 trends affecting property investors

With the volatility of the share market, investors will once…