Posts Tagged ‘buying’

How to bid at an auction by phone

Bidding at an auction by phone is becoming more popular. You may have noticed these bidders – mysteriously whispering into their phones and then bellowing out bids with unwavering confidence. Whilst some of these people are buyer’s agents, others are […]

Fixed Interest vs Variable Home Loans in 2018

If you’re buying a property or considering refinancing your home loan in 2018, you may be asking yourself whether to fix your interest rate or not. Many people think about switching to a fixed interest rate mortgage when interest rates […]

5 Tips to take the stress out of settlement day

You’ve found your dream property, had your offer accepted and the all-important settlement day is the last hurdle to overcome. The anticipation has been building for weeks! Settlement day can be both exciting and stressful, as sometimes things can go […]

Should I buy an investment property now?

To buy an investment property in 2018, or not to buy? With more than 15% of Australian taxpayers owning at least one investment property, it’s a big question on many people’s minds right now. So, what’s the answer? Last year […]

Will buying a smaller investment property provide a good ROI?

A small property could potentially make a great investment, provided you choose the right one. The key to success with any investment property is thorough research. In this article, we take a look at how to research and choose the […]

Why having a lot of equity doesn’t mean you can borrow more

It seems one of the hardest things to understand as an existing home loan customer is why your maximum loan amount has relatively nothing to do with the equity you have. “Why can’t I borrow more, I have loads of […]

What insurance do you need to know about when buying a property?

Our finance partner, Mint360finance, look at the different types of insurance to consider when buying a property. Many people begrudge paying for insurance, but the peace of mind that comes from knowing you, your family and your home are protected […]

What to look for in an investment property

Our finance partner, Mint360finance, give tips on what to look for when buying an investment property. Buying an investment property can be a clever way to build wealth for your future. There are government incentives that make this form of […]

Is now the right time to buy your first home?

Our finance partner, Mint360finance, looks at whether now is the right time for you to buy your first home. If you’ve been dreaming about purchasing your own place, but a niggling voice in the back of your mind has been […]

How to beat the urge to splurge

Our finance partner, Mint360finance, look at how you can avoid spending too much over Christmas. Christmas is just over the horizon and decorations are already starting to appear at the local shops. It’s a time of year where it’s almost common […]

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