Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership December 2, 2017

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

  • Neighbourhoods: Keeping it practical in Middle Park
    Its a prosaic name with a practical purpose. Middle Park was named not for an early pastoralist; nor is it an Indigenous word meaning valuable real estate. The simple explanation is its railway station, opened in the 1880s, was midway along the boundary of Albert Park Reserve….
  • Juanita Phillips buys Avalon Beach house for $2.7 million
    ABC star news presenter Juanita Phillips and her partner, former union boss and ex-Labor minister Greg Combet,are set to becomeNorthern Beaches locals after they bought an Avalon Beach house for almost $2.7 million….
  • Market surge in suburbs
    According to CoreLogic figures, 25 suburbs recorded an increase in median house prices in the three months to August 2017. Rosslea recorded the biggest increase at 28.9 per cent, followed by Balgal Beach (25.3 per cent) and Nelly Bay (11.1 per cent). All three suburbs have also had a rise in median…
  • Non-bank property lenders emerge from the shadows with new, cheaper offers
    For example, Better Choice, a non-bank lender, is offering mortgage brokers 50 basis point commission on loans to foreigners seeking to buy…
  • A home loan for Christmas?
    1st December 2017- Can’t think of the right present to get yourself? This Christmas don’t worry about the small stuff- treat yourself to a cheaper home…
  • NAB hikes fixed-rate home loans by 30 basis points
    Property investors with National Australia Bank fixed-rate mortgages will be slugged with a new round of interest rate rises. Principal and interest…