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Queensland’s First Homeowner Hot Spots for 2021 Revealed

First homeowners are dominating the real estate market, with young buyers eager to get their foot on the property ladder. Real Estate Institute of Australia figures show first-home-byers make up a greater percentage of...

Home Builder Scheme Extended

The government scheme offering cash grants to Australians for housing construction projects has been extended, but at a lower amount. The scheme, which was set to end at the conclusion of 2020, has now...

Queensland leads rise of housing finance thanks to First Home Buyers

After a shocking low demand for housing in the June quarter, the volume of finance secured for property purchases has seen a strong rebound this September quarter. The latest ABS housing finance data shows...

5 Steps to Buying Your First Home!

Thinking about owning your dream home, but have no idea where to start? We’re here to help! Buying a first property can be as daunting as it is exciting, but we’ve laid out a...

Another Reward For First Home Buyers 2.99% Fixed For 3 Years

The good news keeps going for first home buyers as 2 major lenders announce a 2.99% Fixed interest 3 Year rate for owner occupiers. Owning your first home in Brisbane has become a little...

Save Your Dream Home Deposit 3 Years Earlier In Brisbane

First Home Buyers could save a deposit for their first home as much as 3 years earlier in Brisbane under the proposed Government scheme. Prime Minister Scott Morrison announcement to offer First Home Buyers...

2019 Resolution To Buying Your First Home

First Home Buyers 2019 Resolution to Buying Your First Home. Find out 6 ways that will help you save a deposit and get into the property market faster.

Budgeting App Helps First Home Buyers

Getting a loan to purchase your first home is difficult. Find out how a phone App can help you improve your credit rating and get approved!

Get Your Loan Pre-Approved and Pay Less for Your Next Property?

It is no secret that having cash in hand to purchase a property or a car has the power of lowering the asking price?  Being able to make a written offer on a property...

How To Improve Your Credit Score

Having a good credit score is essential in getting your home loan. Find our how to improve your credit score and get your loan approved!

November 11, 2020 / Finance, First Home Buyers, Interest Rates, Property Prices

House Prices Up Thanks to First Home Buyers

Housing demand is being driven by First Home Buyers after low interest rates, tax cuts and post-lockdown living preferences come into play. The latest quarterly report from Domain reports that...
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November 4, 2020 / Finance

RBA Cash Rate Down by 0.15%

The Reserve Bank of Australia has decreased the official cash rate to a historic low of 0.1%. The board has decided on a package of further measures to support job...
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October 21, 2020 / First Home Buyers, Real Estate

An Extra $25,000 For Those Looking to Renovate or Build

The Government has rolled out a housing stimulus package aimed at revitalizing property market activity. The $700-million scheme, known as HomeBuilder, provides a $25,000 grant to eligible owner-occupiers substantially renovating...
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October 6, 2020 / First Home Buyers

10,000 More First Home Loan Deposit Schemes Available

A further 10,000 First home Buyers will be able to purchase a new home with just 5% deposit thanks to the Federal Government extending the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme....
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August 21, 2019

Lower Interest Rates Set Stage For First Home Buyers

Recent announcements by the Reserve Bank Of Australia (RBA), has seen interest rates hit a historical low, which appears to be realing Australians back to the property market. Clearance rates...
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June 30, 2019 / First Home Buyers, Interest Rates

Another Reward For First Home Buyers 2.99% Fixed For 3 Years

The good news keeps going for first home buyers as 2 major lenders announce a 2.99% Fixed interest 3 Year rate for owner occupiers. Owning your first home in Brisbane...
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June 6, 2019 / Finance, First Home Buyers, Interest Rates

Further Rate Cuts Could Further Help First Home Buyers

The Reserve Banks recent announcement to cut rates down to 1.25% included comments suggesting the possibility of further rates cuts likely if the economy does not show signs of improvement. ...
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June 6, 2019 / First Home Buyers, Interest Rates

More Good News For First Home Buyers

First Home Buyers were once again winners as the Reserve Bank announces a lowering of the cash rate by .25 basis points down to 1.25 per cent. In their announcement...
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January 20, 2019 / Real Estate

Home Values Drop In Brisbane for Xmas

Core Logic December home value index found Brisbane property values fell by -0.2% during December 2018 to a median house price of $493,568. According to Cameron Kusher, who is a...
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January 19, 2019 / Finance, First Home Buyers, Interest Rates, Real Estate

Investor Home Loans Hit Lowest Level in 9 Years

By Matthew Cranston - Financial Review Updated 17 Jan 2019  The share of investors in Australia's home loan market has dropped to its lowest level since October 2009, as the supply of housing in major...
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January 19, 2019 / Finance, Interest Rates

Bank Of Queensland First to Raise Home Loans Rates In 2019

Internal Pressure from raising money markets and competition in term deposits have been blamed for the first increase in variable interest rates in 2019 by the Bank Of Queensland/.
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January 18, 2019 / Property Prices, Real Estate

Canberra, Adelaide, Brisbane are the Property Hotspots of 2019, Says Expert

Expert sees Brisbane as a Hotspot in Australia along with Canberra and Adelaide in 2019. Find our why?
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January 17, 2019 / Finance, Interest Rates

Interest rates on mortgages could be even lower in a year, analysts predict

Analysts predict even lower interest rates one year on.
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January 15, 2019 / Finance, Interest Rates, Real Estate

Borrowers still seeking interest-only loans despite falling house prices and RBA warnings

DAVID ROSS DEC 14, 2018 A high proportion of borrowers are still actively seeking interest-only loans, despite home values going backwards and the Reserve Bank trying to wean Australians off...
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January 15, 2019 / Real Estate

Economists weigh in on whether to invest in shares or property in 2019

JIM MALOTWITTER REPORTER JAN 14, 2019 Investors looking for the best place to park their cash this year face challenging market conditions for both residential property and shares, economists say. Housing...
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