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Investing

Hurry, the doors are open to property opportunities!

If you are influenced by popular opinion, then you’ll probably be sitting on the real estate side-lines right now, at least as far as property investment is concerned. General sentiment is that the Australian property market is... more
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Buying

How to avoid regretting the next home you buy

We’ve all been guilty of an impulse purchase at some point. Like that tennis racket we were convinced would inspire us to get lessons, or those towering stilettos we swore we could walk in; and all those clothes that looked great... more
Do You Want To Buy the Rental You Live In

Renting

Do you want to buy the rental you live in?

Buying the rental property that you currently live in gives new meaning to the saying ‘try before you buy’. In an ever-changing market, the timing may be right for the landlord to get out when a relatively straightforward... more
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Buying

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
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Buying

How an early 20s couple saved a $95,000 deposit in three years

Pulling together savings to buy your first home is certainly no easy task but The Queensland Times recently reported how an RAAF couple saved their deposit in three years, then bought their first home in Brassall (Brisbane, QLD).... more
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Buying

Pre-Approved Loans Explained

Not being prepared financially is one of the most common mistakes a buyer can make when house hunting, and, if competition is fierce, it can really affect the outcome. Ultimately, the market dictates what will happen and if you... more

Buying

Early inheritance: your ticket into the property market?

There has been significant generational change in recent years with baby boomers starting to retire, downsize, and spend some of those huge capital gains they’ve made through decades of property ownership. In the meantime, the... more