Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership May 29, 2016

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

  • Busted: Six myths about Chinese property buyers
    Chinese buyers have taken centre stage on Australias property scene following an exponential surge in real estate investment from offshore markets….
  • Melbourne property in the leafy east loses its lead
    Three out of four properties sold at auction on Saturday, but the market is becoming less balanced with sales results in some Melbourne regions pulling ahead of others.
    Sales in the northern and southern suburbs are now outperforming those in the east on a regular basis a turnaround from the situation of the past 10 months when Melbournes market was an evenly performing one.
    A two-speed market is also gaining traction, with houses performing better at auction than…
  • Stars on Sunday: 2GB Drive’s Ben Fordham and Seven News’ Jodie Speers trade up
    Radio 2GB Drive presenter Ben Fordham and his wife, Seven News reporter Jodie Speers have followed the well-worn path from the inner city to the lower north shore, trading up to a $4.55 million home in Cammeray.
    The classic Californian bungalow will offer more space for the couple and their one-year-old son Freddy, given its five bedrooms, four bathrooms, open-plan living area and swimming pool.
    Having settled on their purchase in recent weeks, Fordham has now leased out the Red…
  • Property investors should not be so negative, but look to positively geared property instead
    With the bulk of Australian property investors being city-based residents, most are … order to put the Australian dream of home ownership back within the reach of middle … but don’t have excess income to service extra mortgage repayments. …. Compare home loan rates from as low as 3.74% p.a now…
  • Property investors should not be so negative, but look to positively geared property instead
    With the bulk of Australian property investors being city-based residents, most are tempted to … in order to put the Australian dream of home ownership back within the reach of middle and … investing, but don’t have excess income to service extra mortgage repayments. … Why House Prices Wont Crash.
  • Good times over for the big four
    … probably contributed to strong house prices and rising household debt. … broker-originated mortgages while maintaining faster mortgage growth.
  • Business in WA not just about miners – The West Australian
    The head of the country’s biggest mortgage broker has questioned the State Government’s support for the broader WA business community,…

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