3 Efforts To Build Financial Equity For Your First Home

22 March 2017
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Buying a home is a dream many young people share, but it can be hard in a country like Australia where the median price hovers around the whopping the $658,608 mark. Borrowers are typically expected to put down a deposit of between 5 and 20 percent of the purchase price in regular circumstances. At the median home price, a minimum deposit of 5 percent will still cost you around $33,000, which is separate from fees like stamp duty, solicitor fees, agent fees, inspection fees and bank loan fees. Read More 

4 Preparatory Actions To Ensure a Smooth Run On Settlement Day

16 March 2017
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Your property settlement day is just as stressful as the process of actually buying the house because you're finally handing over your life savings and willing to put yourself in debt for the dream of owning a home. But some preparatory actions ahead of settlement can actually make things run a lot more smoothly. Follow them and reduce your stress. Get Your Loan Contract In Order With Your Lender Read More 

Which type of property ownership is good for you?

9 March 2017
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Do you want to invest in a particular property? If yes, what form of proprietorship is it under? In most cases, potential buyers don't have a clue of the type of arrangement pertaining to property ownership. However, a professional conveyancer can assist a property buyer understand the kind of property he or she intends to acquire. This article explains the various classifications of property ownership that buyers are subject to when they buy properties. Read More 

To Buy Or Not To Buy? The Pros And Cons Of Purchasing A Beachfront Property

23 June 2016
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One of the best things about living on an island the size of Australia is that there is a very long coastline bordering the ocean. Beachfront properties are aplenty as people seek to make the most of a water view, and as someone who can finally afford to buy one of these properties, you are no doubt chomping at the bit to start the hunt with your real estate agent. However, before you get too swept away with the romantic notion of having an ocean view, beachfront properties have both pros and cons about them. Read More