Help on the Way for New South Wales First Home Buyers

Personal Loan FAQs

New South Wales Premier Dom Perrottet has flagged a new scheme that will help New South Wales first home buyers. The new scheme will be in addition to the existing First Home Owner’s Grant of $10,000 for building a new home, and the existing First Home Buyer Assistance Scheme, which gives first home buyers either […]

Early 2022 Regional Property Trends

Home Loan FAQS

We’re only a month into the new year, but it’s been a strong start in regional property markets. This continues its strong performance in 2021, where median prices in regional areas increased at a faster rate than those at the city. Read on to find out everything you need to know. Regional property price growth […]

The Tax Benefits of Investment Properties

If you’re thinking of buying an investment property, it’s important to understand the tax benefits. There are different tax rules for investment properties compared to owner-occupied properties. Read on to find out everything you need to know about tax benefits for investment properties.   Do I have to declare the rental income on investment properties? […]

2021 Australian Investment Property Stats

The Pros and Cons of Rentvesting

Buying an investment property can be a great way to secure your financial future, which is why so many Australians become landlords. 2021 was a big year for property investors across the country. Read on to find out all the key investment property stats nationally, as well as in each capital city and major regional […]

The Maitland Property Market

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If you’re thinking about getting into the Maitland property market as an owner-occupier or investor, it’s important to do your research. Here’s an overview of the latest available statistics. Median Maitland property prices The median property price for Maitland houses is now over $500,000, while units are over $400,000. Those prices makes it among the […]

The Newcastle Property Market

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If you’re thinking about getting into the Newcastle property market as an owner-occupier or investor, it’s important to do your research. Here’s an overview of the latest available statistics. Median property prices The median property price for Newcastle houses is now over $1.2 million, while units are over $750,000. Like most property markets in Australia, […]

Can Home Loan Refinancing Save You Much Money?

Extra Costs to Consider When Buying a Home

If you’ve had a home or investment property loan for a few years and you haven’t looked at refinancing, you’re probably paying a higher interest rate than more recent borrowers are. That’s because banks and other lenders tend to offer the best interest rate deals to new borrowers rather than existing customers. But there’s an […]

Investment Property Loan Interest Rates

Home Loan Cash Back Deals

Investment property loan interest rates are usually higher than owner-occupier home loan rates. It’s crucial to find a great interest rate to maximise your return on investment (ROI). Read on to find out everything you need to know about investment property loan interest rates in Australia. Why are investment property interest rates higher? Investment property […]

How to Find Good Tenants

3 Refinancing Mistakes to Avoid

Finding good tenants is a crucial aspect of owning an investment property. Read on to find out the benefits of having good tenants and how you can find them for your investment property. The benefits of having good tenants The major benefits of having good tenants are: receiving your rental income on time. your property […]

What Happens on Home Loan Settlement Day?

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Settlement day is the finish line when you’re buying a home or investment property, so it’s important to know what happens on the day. Read on to find out everything you need to know as a buyer, including answers to FAQs. What is settlement day? Settlement day is the day that ownership of the property […]