It can be very difficult to know exactly what type of house you can afford based on the deposit that you have. Luckily, there are a couple of options at your disposal.
The benefits of an offset account & redraw facilities
You could save many thousands of dollars over the term of your loan by utilising either an offset account or a redraw facility.
The importance of public transport
Public transport can have a large impact on capital growth and the resale of your property, so even though you might not use it yourself - it is definitely not an element to be overlooked.
How do house and land packages work?
Find out what the 'house and land' phenomena is all about, and see whether this popular new option is worth considering.
Planning = The key to your future home
If home ownership currently feels like a pipe dream, it is important to make yourself a solid plan in order to be prepared and ready for a home loan down the track.
6 observations you might want to make before buying a home
There's a lot to think about before buying a home, and it's easy to let your heart rule your head. Consider these 6 practical points before you sign on the dotted line.
Tips to increase your borrowing power
Increasing your borrowing power is now possible, thanks to these handy tips.
Homes of the Future
The way we perceive what a dwelling should look like has always been pretty stock standard. But what happens when we challenge our cultural notions?
Helpful hints for boosting your tax return
In the blink of an eye, it's tax time again. With so many tax deductibles, many of us don't claim all that we should. So, what CAN you claim on your tax return?
How does the Reserve Bank of Australia affect my mortgage?
Who and what is the RBA and why do they have such an impact on your mortgage? Find out why here.