Early this month, the Reserve Bank of Australia made the decision to cut our interest rates for the second time in six months – with the new rate reaching a record-breaking low of 0.5%. The decision has come in an effort to support our economy during an unprecedented time, when COVID-19 is predicted to delay […]
So, you’ve decided you want to build a home. Perhaps it’s your first home, a stepping stone while your family grows or even an investment property. No matter what purpose your next home serves you; the process of choosing a suburb, finding the perfect block and a home design to suit it can be gruelling [...]
Before you can start laying the (literal) groundwork for your new property, it’s important to make your vision as clear as possible. To make the process a little less overwhelming, we’ve come up with some key areas of consideration when planning your first building project.
It’s been one of the biggest financial news-related events of the month, but in case you haven’t heard, here’s a brief recap.
Let’s be honest, saving for your first home is a daunting task. When you are looking at that final figure, it can seem downright impossible but with some patience, planning and will power, you can make your dream home a reality. To help you out, we’ve put together some tips and advice to guide you toward your goal.
So your finances are in order, you saved a deposit and your bank has pre-approved your loan… Congratulations! You’re on your way to building your first home. Now that the exciting step of shopping around for the perfect home is here, you may be wondering which home-buying solution will suit your requirements.
Building and owning a perfect family home is the ultimate life dream come true. However, many Australians believe that this in an unachievable ambition or something they will only be able to afford in the very distant future. Here are some simple steps you should take to make building your home a reality.
We know that when building your home, particularly your first, it can be both exciting and scary. That’s why we’ve put a simple checklist together that will help you on your home building journey.
Although apartment-living is growing in popularity and there are pros and cons to both, many Australians still regard a stand-alone house as their best option. To see why, let’s have a look at the advantages of owning a house over owning an apartment.