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April 2, 2019
Be sure to pay the home mortgage on time

What’s the answer if your mortgage repayment falls short?

Your lender will want to help you maintain your mortgage. One option is to give your lender a hardship notice. It looks like this: First, you […]
April 2, 2019
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While it might seem intimidating, restumping your house doesn’t need to be a nightmare. Keep your cool and understand what you need to know to find a good contractor, and you can get the job done with a minimum of stress.

Does your house need restumping? Are there cracks in your plaster walls? Is your floor uneven? Do your doors and windows stick? Does your glassware clink […]
March 28, 2019
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Looking after your tenants is the Key!

It’s important to look after the tenants in your investment property – it encourages them to stay long term and take care of your property. So […]
March 27, 2019
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The real estate market can be tough for young adults, but as a parent you may be able to lend a helping hand. We tell you how.

1.Parent-to-child loan A parent-to-child loan is when a parent lends their child money. This is a formal, legally binding arrangement, administered by an independent third party. […]
March 25, 2019
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Overcapitalising: What it is and how to avoid it

As a home owner or property investor, you may have heard the term ‘overcapitalising’. But what exactly is it and why is it considered bad? While […]
March 21, 2019
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Everyone wants to pay less on their mortgage, and refinancing is one strategy to help lower your interest rates – but is it worth it? We take a look at how you can get the most out of refinancing.

Why refinance? Generally, people refinance to negotiate a better deal on their home loan and pay it off sooner. Depending on your situation, you should be […]
March 19, 2019
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Is buying to flip still viable in today’s market?

With the property boom of recent years and the popularity of TV renovation shows like The Block and House Rules, increasing numbers of Australians have been […]
March 18, 2019
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These days finding the perfect location to buy a property – and some great options for decorating it – is as easy as flicking through your phone. This list of our favourite Australian location and decorating apps will help you both before and after you move in.

Houzz Category: Interior design and renovation Buying a house is just the start. Once you moved in, you’re going to want to make it feel like […]
March 14, 2019
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How an offset account could cut years off your home loan

Looking for ways to pay off your mortgage in record time? Whether you’re a seasoned investor or buying your first home, an offset loan can help […]