RBA No Change till 2020

According to AMP Capital chief economist Shane Oliver, The Reserve Bank won’t lift the official interest rate until 2020. So that’s great news for homeowners and investors. And he’s not the only one to share this prediction, with the cash rate at its current record low of 1.5%, most industry experts agree that there will […]

Can’t afford to buy where you want to live? Rentvesting could be for you.


With property prices on the rise, more and more first home buyers can’t afford to buy the homes they want. But it’s not all bad news; You can still buy property that will go up in value, while someone else pays your mortgage. It’s called Rentvesting and more and more people are using it to […]

Property Investment: The #1 Thing You Want To Get Right

Selecting the right property for YOU is the most important thing when it comes to property investment. You want to get this right. This is also one of the trickiest things to get right when investing in real estate. Many people think there’s a right answer to basic property questions like: Where’s the best place […]

Ballarat Ready To Ride The Property Boom in 2021


Ballarat Is Enjoying The Spoils Of Regional Relocation The shift towards regional suburbs has been the common theme in Australia since last year. The pandemic and its lockdowns only strengthened the resolve of former big city dwellers to make this move. Current data shared by CoreLogic shows the extent to which regional Australia has been outperforming […]

Geelong Enters The Property Market Game Strong


The Gentrification of Geelong It’s All About Regional Relocation The year the coronavirus pandemic hit is also the year that saw many Australians move cities from the crowded CBDs to the regional suburbs. It’s a trend sweeping Australia with outer suburbs appealing to buyers’ minds with the promise of a better, more affordable lifestyle. The previous […]

This Week In Real Estate: Price Rises Out-stripping Wages

This Week in Real Estate: Property news that you can trust Price Rises Out-stripping Wages House prices are predicted to rise ten times faster than wages this year. Since the pandemic recession, Australia’s job market has significantly improved with the unemployment rate dropping 0.2% to 5.5% in April. The figures released by ABS show wages rising […]

Family Home Guarantee For Single Parents


What is the Family Home Guarantee? The Family Home Guarantee is an Australian Government initiative that aims to support eligible single parents with dependants in purchasing a family home. From 1 July 2021, 10,000 Family Home Guarantees will be made available over four financial years to eligible single parents with dependants, subject to their ability […]

This Week In Real Estate: Investor Optimism On The Rise

This Week in Real Estate: Property news that you can trust Investor Optimism On The Rise ME Bank’s latest Quarterly Property Sentiment Report shares an improvement in investor sentiment, with falling confidence among home-buyers. According to the report, the second quarter of 2021 saw residential property market decline to 42% from its previous 49%, a […]