With houses in Sydney hitting the two million mark, property investors are eyeing more affordable investments in up-and-coming Newcastle
Buyers agents charge between 1.5% and 2% of the purchase price of the property if they find the seller’s home and negotiate the deal or secure the property at auction. This “means the fee that they charge is linked to th ...
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Switching loans? Paying $700 in exit fees is nothing compared to the cost of lenders mortgage insurance, which runs into the thousands.
Australia is in the midst of a fixed-rate frenzy. Uncertainty over RBA movements combined with some aggressive marketing by the banks spurred a dramatic increase in fixed rate products in late 2010 - a trend that has continued into 2011.
The federal government's proposal to scrap exit fees is a double-edged sword for consumers.
Building activity saw a decrease during the December 2010 quarter, according to the latest figures from the ABS, with residential construction work falling by 1.1%.
Smart property investors know the value of a good tenant.
St. George has notifed its broker network that it will increase its maximum LMI LVR from 90% to 95% for new to bank customers, as it seeks to stimulate growth in in third party originated loans.
Investing in a waterfront villa in the stunning South Pacific may sound like a pipe dream, but buying property in paradise is more feasible than you think. Sarah Megginson reports.
Go to www.yourinvestmentpropertymag.com.au/forum NOW! Conversations overheard on the Your Investment Property forum: $10k deposit; Is renovating my home a waste of money?
Housing affordability has hit a new low, making it even harder for renters to jump onto the property ladder.
The Federal Government has spared the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) from drastic cuts following negotiations with the Green Party.
The number of Australians borrowing to buy a home plunges to its lowest level in 10 years, casting a shadow on the recovery of the property market according to a new report.
Recently released figures from the ABS show that the month on month level of housing finance commitments increased slightly in December.
If you've ever been to an open house for rental properties particularly in capital cities, you'll know that it’s quite normal to see several dozen prospective tenants browsing one property.
If you are like a lot of investors in Australia, and you have bought a property that is costing you more than you thought, well you've got three options: you can either do nothing and watch your money go down the drain, you can sell, or you can increase your cash flow.
Property valuers spend years acquiring the skills necessary to accurately assess value in their area of expertise, but there are a few simple principles they employ that can assist anyone in assessing what their next investment might be worth.
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