Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.
- Inside the 1970s-style family home that functioned as a school in a past life
- North Melbourne: A homage to history with a focus on saving the future
North Melbournes growing density contrasts its settlement, described as an accidental scattering of buildings on the edge of the city grid, featuring a cattle yard. That was the 1840s and 30 years later, a grand town hall with a five-storey clock tower stamped the site with civic pride. The hands of time morphed the surrounding streets from sunless slums into straight-lined tidy terraces. The suburb…
- ‘Lip service’: Green walls in Brisbane’s West End labelled a failure
Angry Brisbane residents have hit out at a developer for failing to deliver on promises to build a green wall on South Brisbane apartment building, Soda.
Pictures attached to a Facebook post by the West End Community Associationshow several plastic-potted plants sitting along an awning, none of which appear to have grown in the 12 months the block has been completed.
For comparison, the association included a render of the building that was used in developer GDL Group&rsqu…
- Lenders announce multiple loan changes
These include the introduction of a new type of loan at one non-bank and several rate changes at one non-major