The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has lifted the national borrowing rate for the first time since 2010, by a whopping 0.35 per cent, in response to the growing inflation levels.
Australia’s booming property market is creating challenges for established and first time buyers alike due to the ongoing competitive conditions. To be a successful buyer in this market requires the right planning and strategy. Australia’s booming property market According to Corelogic, Australia’s property market has increased in value by 18.4% in the year to September […]
The housing market has moved past its peak growth rate in March 2021, when dwelling values increased by approximately 2.8 per cent across the nation. Since then, the monthly increase for dwellings has stabilized around the 1.5 per cent mark. The largest growth in dwelling prices has been found in Hobart and Canberra. On the […]
If you are self-employed or own your own business, you’ll know all about the challenges of keeping your accounts, finances and income flow on track. It is not easy. The last thing you need is a ‘no’ on your home loan application because of the paperwork. But here is some good news. There are alternatives. […]
When is the best time to refinance your home loan? As a homeowner with a home loan, chances are you have heard of the term ‘refinancing’. Refinancing involves reviewing your current mortgage, and potentially swapping your loan to another lender who can better meet your current needs, wants and circumstances. The benefits of Refinancing: It […]
With numerous amounts of finance options offered through multiple lenders across Australia, it can be a challenging exercise to find the best fit for your business. This poses several questions for hopeful small business borrowers, especially those who are time-poor (and who isn’t?): What kind of loan product do I need? How much can I […]
Defying expectations of a correction – the Australian housing market continues to flourish as prices soar and auction clearance rates rise above 80%. No matter where in Australia you may want to live or invest, there are positive indications for continuing future growth. Find out what the driving factors and their results are, both nationally […]