The property market is on the move

2020-03-01T20:39:01-08:00February 25th, 2020|Home loan|

The numbers don't lie. The property market is on the move, and it's heading up. Last weekend we saw a 46sqm double garage sell in a nice inner city Melbourne suburb for $645,500. That was $245,500 over reserve. The auction clearance rate in Sydney was 84%,  Melbourne was 77%, Brisbane was 64%, all of which are way over the 57%, 55% and 38% respectively [...]

Where are you getting your financial advice?

2019-10-30T19:20:51-07:00October 23rd, 2019|Home loan, Money management|

I was reading an article yesterday written by a financial planner and she was talking about who people (particularly women) get their financial advice from. The answer she heard most was "Dad". While I love dads and think that the vast majority of them are awesome, unless they work in finance or are actively investing or buying property, they're not the best person to [...]

How to find the best home loan

2019-10-30T18:18:19-07:00October 14th, 2019|Home loan|

Finding a home loan can be hard work. Finding “the best” home loan can be really hard, so let’s break it down. 1. Decide what's important to you - remember, “the best” home loan is different for everyone. What works well for some, doesn’t work well for everyone, so figure out what will work best for you - ie, flexibility to make additional repayments, [...]