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4 key benefits of downsizing for your next home

4 key benefits of downsizing for your next home

If you think downsizing is a step backwards, think again. There are many reasons why downsizing has become a popular choice for homeowners, especially retirees. Let’s take a look. 1. Less maintenance and upkeep While larger properties offer more space, they also...

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Why use a mortgage broker to refinance?

Why use a mortgage broker to refinance?

Refinancing could potentially save you on interest, so it’s worth regularly reviewing your mortgage. Here’s why it’s a good idea to use a mortgage broker to refinance, rather than going direct to a lender. Expertise you can trust The mortgage industry has gone through...

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Spending habits hinder housing affordability

Spending habits hinder housing affordability

New research suggests that while Australians are increasingly savings-focused and frugal, many still feel ill-equipped to afford a home, particularly Millennials. Research by UBank has revealed that most Australians are not confident about their ability to save for...

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Eager FHBs feeling the deposit burden

Eager FHBs feeling the deposit burden

Almost 60 per cent of prospective first home buyers are looking to crack into the property market with a deposit of less than 20 per cent, new research has revealed. Genworth Mortgage Insurance has released its First Home Buyer Sentiment Report – which includes the...

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Property the ultimate wealth status symbol in 2019

Property the ultimate wealth status symbol in 2019

More Australians are looking to capitalise on the housing market, with a study pinpointing property as the ultimate wealth status symbol. The study, conducted by the University of Sydney’s Professor Lisa Adkins, found that work and employment status are no longer the...

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Tips for nabbing a bargain this spring

Tips for nabbing a bargain this spring

Spring is generally the busiest time of year in the Australian property market, and this season could be a ripper. In recent months, we’ve seen ongoing signs of improving market conditions, driven by a Coalition federal election win, interest rate cuts and a softening...

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4 habits of successful property investors

4 habits of successful property investors

Australians love investing in property, and it’s no wonder why. The property market offers a myriad of opportunities to potentially grow wealth, irrespective of one’s professional background or skillset. However, there are certain habits that successful property...

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