Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership November 25, 2017

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

  • Many Australians do not understand the basic features of a home loan
    MANY confused consumers could end up paying thousands of dollars extra on their home loan because they do not understand basic mortgage … When you are searching for a home loan search on the comparison rate so you don’t get lured by some marketing promotion such as honeymoon rates..
  • Many Australians do not understand the basic features of a home loan
    MANY confused consumers could end up paying thousands of dollars extra on their home loan because they do not understand basic mortgage … Credit Union’s chief executive officer Paul Thomas said being able to service a loan is the most important thing to know before taking out a mortgage.
  • ‘We are still in the dark ages:’ Melbourne twins’ bold new proposal for middle-ring suburbs
    Two young architects hope to shake up Melbournes outdated and inadequate planning agenda, and introduce a new model of low-rise housing in middle-ring suburbs.
    TwinsLisa and Lauren Garner, 26, are behind a bold suburban development proposal, which would in effect give property owners a pre-approved blueprint to redevelop a block of land into multiple three-storey townhouses.
    The pair say Melbournes development, primarily made …
  • Queensland's property tax hit means some investors might have to sell
    The Property Council of Australia’s Chris Mountford said the government “was playing a dangerous game by upping taxes on property investors”. Even tax experts are wary of the changes. Steve Douglas, a fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia and co-founder and managing director of Australasian…
  • Offspring star Asher Keddie and husband Vincent Fantauzzo put Woodend estate up for sale
    Offspring star Asher Keddie and artist Vincent Fantauzzohave listed their 100-acre country Victorian property on the market.
    The couple bought Ravenswood, asprawlingfarm in Hesket, about 80 kilometres north-west of Melbourne, in late 2014, just a few months after they wed in Fiji.
    Located on the north side of Mount Macedon, 849 Romsey Roa…

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