Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.
- Australian home prices speed downward
Australian property prices have recorded the steepest fall since 2011, after seeing a 0.6% month-on-month negative growth in July. According to…
- Interest-only borrowers are making the switch
In a report on ABC News, property investor and mortgage broker Terry … of an interest-only loan and the standard home loan has been insignificant,…
- NAB unveils new perks for home loan borrowers
Recently, three of the biggest mortgage providers have slashed honeymoon rates on home loan products to win back borrowers and drive growth in…
- ‘Brisbane will have its time in the sun’: Why slow but steady house prices win the race
This time last year, I wrote of Sydney and Melbournes epic house price booms and howin Brisbanewe watched on from the sidelines somewhat incredulously, shaking our heads in disbelief….
- Gen Y to bolster apartment markets for a decade: BIS Oxford Economics
Gen Y are expected to bolster city apartment markets for the next decade as they increasingly sacrifice space to live in inner-city hotspots, according to a new report.
BIS Oxford Economics Emerging Trends in Residential Market Demandreport hasforecastthe living habits of Millennialscoupled with housing prices willlead to an increased need for high-quality units.
- Surry Hills unit buyer stumped by developer’s letter that cancelled contract
After buying an off-the-plan apartment in Surry Hills, ayoung purchaserreceived a letter from thedeveloper and his lawyer that didnt bear a company name, address or contact number, he told a court on Wednesday.
And although it named a new builder who had been contracted to replace the first,whod gone into administration, it didnt reveal that the developer was also a director of that new building company.
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- Designer Karen Walker shares her number one rule for tackling a renovation
Ive only stayed in one hotel where everything was perfect, with nothing I would change, and that was the Upper House hotel in Hong Kong, says Karen Walker.
Its a big statement, and will likely have a few stylish travellers rushing to book rooms there, but when it comes to design, Walker knows her stuff.
As well as the clothing, eyewear, accessories and jewellery shes best known for, over the years Walker has worked on designing paint colours, m…