Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership July 24, 2016

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

  • Melbourne homebuyers on budget have fewer suburbs to choose from
    … suburbs to choose from, with just 23 postcodes still offering affordable median house prices. … Weekly mortgage repayments on a $360,000 loan would be about $465, according to the Commonwealth Bank home loan calculator.
  • Luke Ricketson lists his Randwick investment amid plans to trade up
    Former Roosters captain Luke Ricketson and his wife Kate Waterhouse look like theyre preparing for the arrival of baby number two with a reshuffle of their real estate.
    The Randwick Federation semi with a north-facing rear garden that Ricketson purchased in 2003 for $940,000 as an investment hit the market on Friday amid talk the couple have been scouting family homes in Mosman as an upgrade from their current Balmoral Beach apartment.
    The couple announced via Instagram i…
  • Stars on Sunday
    Natalie Imbruglia was out and about in Byron Bay recently amid rumours she has just bought her own $1.3 million stake in the star-studded holiday spot.
    The two-hectare property in the Coorabell hinterland in question boasts a three-bedroom shack with sensational ocean, but is expected to be a home building project for the London-based singer once the purchase settles.
    Records show the property was listed with a $1.3 million asking price in April through Glen Ir…
  • Sydney’s coast rules in the next wave of prestige suburbs
    If youre looking for the next big thing in prestige property in Sydney, head to the coast.
    The eastern beachsidesuburb of Brontehas come out as one of the strongest performers inthe Domain Group House Report for June.
    With a median house value of $3.49 million it debutedin Sydneys small and exclusive$3-million club.
    If you look atthe nextstrata of 10 suburbs, that have amedian house price of $2.5 million …
  • Darkside of the boom: four reasons lower home ownership is a big worry
    Darkside of the boom: four reasons lower home ownership is a big worry … means more people will reach retirement age with an outstanding home loan. … of their superannuation savings to pay off the mortgage, potentially leaving…
  • House prices surge in Sydney and Melbourne
    Median house prices in Sydney have jumped by 2.4 percent, Domain … east of Melbourne’s CBD, where house prices sharply increased by nearly 50…