Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership January 13, 2020

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

  • House price bounce leaves first home buyers behind
    Related Story: House prices finish 2019 on a high, as Sydney and … While lower interest rates are great for those currently paying off a mortgage, they … The First Home Loan Deposit Scheme, which came into existence on … more than the value of the grant and locking others out of home ownership.
  • Mortgage brokers inundated with home loan applications as homebuyers prepare to purchase
    The housing market looks set for a busy start to the year after many Australians spent the Christmas break getting ready to buy a home.
    Mortgage brokers report they have been inundated with inquiries and home loan applications during what would traditionally be a holiday break.
    Most interest has come from owner-occupiers including first-home buyers, while some investors are also keen, according to mortgage brokers.
    It comes as S…
  • Will mortgage rates fall this year?
    Would-be homebuyers were able to enjoy lower mortgage rates last year due to the three rate cuts by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), and some…
  • Bikie widow sells family home after lender sues for $600k
    THE grieving widow of a murdered bikie has quietly sold their palatial riverfront Gold Coast home after she was sued by a Gold Coast mortgage broker…
  • Will mortgage rates fall this year?
    The RBA might decide to lower the cash rate as early as next month