When it comes to moving homes, there a number of factors that influence our decisions. More often than not it’s just because we’ve outgrown our current dwelling, or the dwelling has outgrown us, creating the inclination, sometimes even the compulsion for a new home. In terms of statistics, it would seem that there is a […]Read More
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We first started looking at interstate migration levels (between QLD and NSW) about 9 years ago because they demonstrated a very important house price relationship. At that point in time, NSW was losing about 30,000 people (net) to QLD every year. The reasons for this exodus centred around house prices and jobs. The QLD economy […]Read More
Have you just moved to Australia and are seeking a loan? Here’s some pointers on borrowing funds when you are new in town.Read More
The humble “upgrader” is the biggest segment of the Australian property buying market. So much of our media attention is focused on first home buyers, investors, renovators and even downgraders. Little attention seems to be paid to those people that aspire to simply owning a better home. A better Australian dream. Anyone who is thinking […]Read More
The time has come for you to pack up all of your things and transfer them from one property to another. It sounds easy enough, right? Unfortunately, what seems like a straightforward process can often turn into a huge hassle, due to unplanned interruptions and a shortage of time. Avoid the moving mayhem by following […]Read More