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What some homeowners wish they knew before they bought

Buying a house is one of the major life decisions most of us come to make at one point or another. It can be a strategic decision, as part of your long-term financial plan, but for most of us let’s face it – it’s emotional. Maybe... more
How to save for a home deposit on one income

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How to save for a home deposit on one income

It’s common for couples to experience an instinctive need to nest when they are expecting their first child. This could just mean relocating from your current rental into something bigger and more practical. However, for many it... more
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Is now a good time to buy property?

If you’ve been studying the property market over the past few years, you can be forgiven for losing hope that you will ever see your property investment goals come to fruition. An answer to the question “when is a good time to... more
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5 things you need to know about buying a house in Australia

Australia has become extremely attractive to foreign investors over the last decade or so and the ever-changing skylines of our major cities are direct evidence of this. Previously, there have been benefits and incentives for... more
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The most important things to look for at an open home inspection

Getting to wander through gorgeous homes all day is every home buyer’s dream. However, it’s essential to not let the excitement cloud your judgement so you overlook the important stuff. It’s a good idea to make a list before you... more
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Should your next property have a pool?

There are many things buyers look for when searching for their dream home and a pool is not always on their wish list. This of course depends on where you live, with people in Darwin considering a pool much more essential than... more
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What is a deposit bond and why would you want one?

Anything that makes the home buying process easier is welcome to first home buyers and a deposit bond can certainly take some of the stress out of the process. But what is a deposit bond and why would you use one? A deposit bond... more