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Should you build your own investment property?

12 October 2021

Building an investment property is a labour of love – while it does require a lot more work than simply buying a pre-built unit, it’s the perfect way to ensure you come out with a property that you love. It’s not a decision that should be taken lightly though. Securing

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Fixed or variable – what’s the ideal home loan for you?

5 October 2021

Home loan options can be challenging for those unfamiliar with the fluctuations of interest rates. So how do you know which home loan is ideal for you: fixed or variable? Read on to learn more about what fixed and variable rates offer and the advantages and disadvantages of both. Fixed

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4 signs it’s time to move neighbourhoods

28 September 2021

Moving can be a stressful experience, which is why many Australians avoid doing it as much as possible. However, certain factors can arise that make it a good time to move on to another neighbourhood, including rising housing prices, bad neighbours, expanding your family, or avoiding a long commute. While

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What kinds of debt affects your home loan application?

21 September 2021

If you are considering buying a house, you will likely need a home loan. If you already owe on previous advances, whether higher education debt, credit card debt, or personal loan debt, it could impact your home loan application. So, how does debt affect you when applying for a home

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