Is the Great Australian Dream to own your own home over? That’s the question on the lips of Millennial's around Australia… and indeed many of their parents who are still providing a roof over the head of these 20-plus somethings. read more
Do you need a finance broker or a financial planner?
When taking the plunge into the world of home loans and property investment, the challenge often lies in knowing which expert to approach for help read more
I have come to the conclusion that there are six key factors or excuses that prevent people from taking action.
Here are what I believe are the most common excuses so that you can recognize and overcome them. read more
Always wanted to know if buying an off the plan property was the right investment decision for you?
Well, keep reading as we bring to you our insider cheat sheet on researching if off the plan is for you. read more
So how can you be sure you’re not going to go over your loan limit and ensure your builder or contractors are going to stay within the budget?
The simplest way to do the calculations is on a square meter basis read more
So what do you do when ‘tenants go wild’ and destroy the property because they are unhappy about being evicted? Tenants like this figure they don’t have anything to lose and often attempt to exact their revenge on what they perceive to be an evil landlord by unleashing havoc that usually ends up causing significants amount of costly repairs read more
There is no doubt one of the greatest gifts we can give to our children is to teach them how to manage money. It’s never too early to start introducing fundamental financial concepts appropriate to their age and level of understanding. Time to start today? read more
Spending your Saturday morning traipsing from one open home to the next? Up till midnight most nights trawling through properties on websites like Domain or Real Estate.com to find the one that jumps out and says buy me? There is a better way. read more
With the rise of professional women, many lenders have started to target this emerging market. So as a professional woman what are the hurdles you will still need to jump to qualify for you first property loan? read more
I’ve found that while most property investors hope and say “one day I will replace my everyday personal income with a constant flow of rental income from their extensive portfolio of investment properties” but most people have no idea on they will get there or where they should start. read more
You don't want to have so much money going toward your mortgage every month that you can't enjoy life or take care of your other financial responsibilities. Tom Stoppard