Drawbacks to a big 'McMansion'
21 August 2014

The age of the Aussie dream of owning your own quarter acre block with a big backyard seem over, the biggest trend in property in recent times has been the advent of the ‘McMansion’.

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Uncertainty the key to steady interest rates
20 August 2014

According to the RBA interest rates are set to remain on hold primarily because of the uncertainty in the current economic climate.

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Jobs growth centred around capital cities
19 August 2014

“Follow the jobs growth.” 

According to Pete Wargent from Property Observer, it’s one of the best pieces of advice he has received when it comes to property investment.

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Getting speedy council approval for home renovations
08 August 2014

Renovating your house can mean you’ll need council approval for the changes. Unless it goes smoothly it can cost you valuable time and money, getting knocked back from your plans will mean a potentially costly redesign and resubmit. Here’s a few ways you can speed things up.

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Banks struggle to lure customers with low fixed rates
07 August 2014

Despite banks dropping their fixed-rates for home loans to below 5 per cent for five years, only 24 per cent of new home loan customers took the option in June.

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