Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership January 14, 2017

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

  • Raid Studio creates a unique Myrtleford property subservient to natural grandeur
    Its slightly surprising to hear an architect claim that one of the best achievements of a new build in country Victoria is that when you see it from miles away, the house is just a speck on the landscape; just another farm-type structure.
    In a landscape like the surrounds of Myrtleford, in the states north-east, competing with the natural visuals of the broad, productive valley and the dramatic mountainscapes would be ludicrous anyway.
    So instead, whe…
  • A 320-home sustainable village slated for Watson
    A sustainable local village of 320 homes is on the cards for Watsons north.
    A development application has been lodged for the 4.4-hectare site, currently occupied by Southern Cross Ten Austereo.
    It is positioned on the corner of Aspinall Street and Negus Crescent and next to the Canberra Carotel Motel and Caravan Park.
    If approved, the site will house a mix of townhouses and apartments, as well as a childcare centre and commercial units.
    The de…
  • Lenders take home loan holiday
    Home Loan Experts managing director Otto Dargan said now was the perfect time for borrowers to pounce on good loan deals before potentially future…
  • Low-rate love affair on the rocks
    Home buyers and property investors have enjoyed six blissful years of falling mortgage interest rates, but a growing group of forecasters believe the…
  • Perth property: What to see this weekend
    Kick off a new year of home hunting by checking out an array of properties this weekend from a beachfront apartment to the perfect home for a fitness enthusiast.
    2/11PerlinteView, North Coogee

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  • Sydney property investors set for a lucrative year ahead
    Only borrow what you can afford to make in mortgage repayments yourself, excluding rent from tenants. You don’t want to risk defaulting on your loan…
  • Confidence in property industry hits two year high
    A new survey of over 1,500 property industry professionals shows higher levels of optimism for the first quarter of 2017
  • Foreign investors flock to commercial property
    Despite stricter regulations, foreign investment in commercial property remains strong, hitting a record $10 billion in 2016