There is no doubt that for many people, owning a home is part of their Great Australian Dream. For many, a well-selected property is also a long-term wealth building strategy. [...]
Being a first home owner is about breaking free and finally owning your own home. But it can be a stressful time, so it’s important to know what you should expect when applying for your first home loan. Likewise, settlement day can be tricky if you’re not prepared.
Doing your homework now will help smooth the process of buying your first home, and lessen the stress when settlement day rolls around.
While the property market remains subdued compared to historic levels, there are signs that first homebuyers in particular are feeling more positive. Recent research by realestate.com.au finds that 46% of [...]
Anyone who has bought or sold property has come across real estate agents – the people who are engaged by a seller to help them market and sell their property. [...]
While mortgage interest rates have been on a downward trend for some time now, the average mortgage repayment has still increased by 105% over the past decade. This compares to [...]