Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership August 31, 2016

Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.

  • First home buyers stressed, not sleeping over property market
    First home buyers desperate to get a foot in the door of the property market are suffering unprecedented levels of stress, with disturbed sleep and their productivity at work being hit, new research has revealed.
    Their relationship with their partners is also deteriorating as a result, and they often miss out on seeing friends and family as they become so caught up in the endless hunt for an affordable home.
    The study, commissioned by St George Bank, surveyed 1000 first home buy…
  • Hot Property
    Toorak
    MELBOURNE 10 STRUAN STREET
    $14 million
    A glamorous 1930s home restored and enhanced under the watchful eye of designer David Hicks, this three-level property impresses from the moment you enter via the distinctive curved portico. As soon as you walk in, the home has a beautiful feel, says agent Phillip French. Its beautifully renovated and it has got everything a family would need for entertaining, including a tennis court and pool. I re…
  • Transitions: Hamilton home promises fun and relaxation
    50 HILLSIDE CRESCENT
    HAMILTON QLD 4007
    PRICE GUIDE $8 million plus
    METHOD OF SALE: FOR SALE
    JULIE VINES and TYSON CLARKE; QUEENSLAND SOTHEBYS INTERNATIONAL REALTY; 0407 606 186/ 0407 034 803
    SEE MORE AT DOMAIN.COM.AU/2013002292
    5 BEDROOMS 5 BATHROOMS 4 CARSPACES 1 POOL
    TITLE OF COUPLE: THE GOLFERS
    WHY WE ARE MOVING
    Its a big decision but were downsizing. Theres just the two of us now. Our son Ryan…
  • APRA reluctant to tighten investor lending caps
    … caps limiting the growth of bank lending to residential property investors but … cent to 5.6 million, the average balance of a home loan rising 4.6 per cent to … At the same event, National Australia Bank’s global head of research Peter Jolly said residential house prices had been driven by low mortgage…
  • Embrace the new lending landscape as innovation helps borrowers
    Joust is an online lending platform that turns the tables on lenders by forcing them to bid in real time for your home loan. These live mortgage auctions…
  • More Aussies moving in with parents to save property deposit
    A new survey has confirmed that young Australians are still having trouble leaving the nest, preferring to stay at home in an effort to save money to buy…
  • More lender rate cuts announced
    By Your Mortgage | 29 Aug 2016 … The variable rate for a basic home loan with a $10 monthly fee is now 4.28 per cent, lower than the 4.38 per cent…

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