$1m beachfront home buyer’s dream

Story Published: 17 Sep 2015

LOCATION, location, location is what made this Yeppoon property sell under the hammer for $1 million.

Beachfront, Home Buyers, Property Market, Real Estate, Rockhampton, Yeppoon

Rents to increase 10% with negative gearing change: report

Story Published: 3 Mar 2016

THE Turnbull government attack on Labor’s negative gearing policy could be bolstered by a report’s claim that such changes...

Housing, Property Market, Rent, Renting

To fix or not to fix? How to minimise your mortgage

Story Published: 13 Aug 2015

THERE is virtually no bigger decision in life than investing your hard-earned coin on a patch of dirt and some bricks and...

Costbusters, Home Owner, Insurance, Mortgage, Property Market, Renting

Buy an iconic 1879 school and 3 bedroom home for $230,000

Story Published: 23 May 2016

A UNIQUE piece of Raglan’s history is on the market – the original Raglan Heritage School, built in 1879.

Education, Heritage, History, Property Market, Raglan, School

The problems with relying on the bank of mum and dad

Story Published: 6 Apr 2015

ASK a parent how far they would go to support the financial aspirations of their children.

Banking, Finance, First Home Buyer, Housing, Loans, Parenting, Property Market, Real Estate

The Block Glasshouse: were the reserves too high?

Story Published: 13 Oct 2014

WERE the reserve prices on the Block Glasshouse set too high or did the real estate agents involved fail to rustle up...

Melbourne, Property Market, Real Estate, Reserves, The Block Glasshouse

Property market takes dip with fall in capital city prices

Story Published: 1 Nov 2012

PROPERTY prices in Australia's capital cities fell in October, interrupting a four-month run of recovery.

Economy, Homes, Property, Property Market, Real Estate, Rp Data

RBA warns banks, investors over taking property risks

Story Published: 26 Mar 2014

THE Reserve Bank has warned Australian banks not to fuel real estate speculation by weakening their lending practices.

Editors Picks, Financial Stability, Property Market, Real Estate, Reserve Bank Of Australia

Lower rates encourage buyers

Story Published: 15 Jun 2012

CONSUMERS are being encouraged by a lower interest rate environment to invest in the property market, a national survey has...

Interest Rates, Investment, Loan Market, Poll, Property Market, Property Prices

How to make your deposit grow faster

Story Published: 7 Mar 2015

WITH home loan interest rates currently at a low, many Australians feel now is a great time to consider entering the...

Bank, Home Deposit, Home Loan, Property Market