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You Can Get Discounted Rate, if You Know How
Posted on 18/03/2016 

Borrowers are advised to never settle for the advertised interest rate. Discounts and other special deals are available, if you ask.

SE Qld Challenges Melbourne as Leader
Posted on 16/03/2016 

Melbourne is the leading property market among the capital cities, but South-East Queensland now has more suburbs with growing markets than Melbourne does.

Media Fails to Challenge Affordability Rant
Posted on 8/03/2016 

A report which claims to address affordability issues is full of inaccuracies and sweeping statements which are not supported by any research evidence. 

Infrastructure is the Key to Strong Growth
Posted on 7/03/2016 

Investors who are unsure where to buy in a major city can find the solution with this simple rule: follow the infrastructure trail.

Stable Economy Prompts Rates Decision
Posted on 1/03/2016 

No one was surprised when the RBA decided today to leave the official cash rate on hold.

Zero danger of market collapse in Australia
Posted on 29/02/2016 

Recent forecasts of market collapse in Australia are merely the latest in a long line of doomsday predictions, all of which have been proven wrong. The conditions do not exist for major decline in our major real estate markets. 

Combine Loans for a Better Rate Deal
Posted on 19/02/2016 

People seeking an investment loan can get a better interest rate if they offer the lender their home mortgage in a combined loan application.

Brisbane Named Top Investment Location
Posted on 12/02/2016 

Brisbane is the city with the most appeal for property investors, according to an analysis by Performance Property Advisory, a member of the Hotspotting Panel of Partners.

Hobart Challenges Darwin on Yields
Posted on 9/02/2016 

Darwin has long had the highest rental yields among the capital cities, but that is changing as Hobart rises.

Migrants Top Aust-born on Home Ownership
Posted on 4/02/2016 

MIgrants to Australia are more likely to own their homes without mortgages than Australian-born residents, according to a report which analyses home-ownership patterms among those born overseas.