Property hunters have singled out the dreaded stamp duty as the biggest barrier for first home buyers, according to recent research and studies.
The state tax, which Treasury has described as “one of the most distortive taxes in [...]
We are all well aware the good guys at the banking regulator, the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) are expressing concern that investment lending is too high.
As a result of this apparent concern, a lot of the mainstream lenders [...]
While you may be financially ready to take on a mortgage, understanding the month-to-month realities of a home loan is just as important.
Month - to - month repayments
With a principle and interest home loan the make-up of your monthly [...]
There’s a lot to consider when deciding whether to restore your investment property; from understanding the market, to how much you should spend – and where.
Understanding your market
You should approach an investment property renovation [...]
I don’t get a lot of time to watch television and when I do it is most likely a documentary or some the discussion style television, but I have a hidden shame. Occasionally I like to watch some of those semi-reality TV shows from the United [...]