Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.
- Spanish Mission beauty sits on prime harbour view spot
Construction of the Sydney Harbour Bridge would have been nearing completion whenarchitect F. Glynn Gilling got to work on this rather impressive property.
A leading practitionerof the Mediterranean Style, Gilling modelled the home on the Spanish mission designs madepopular in Hollywood in the 1920s and 1930s.
The home is a treasure trove of original features, but first we need to acknowledge the gob-smacking views. A wrap-around terrace on the western corner t…
- Modernist McMahons Point waterfront apartment on a winning curve
Purveyors of real estate tend to toss around the word uniquewithout justcause, but here we have a property worthy of the adjective. Its the gardenapartment in a block of four designed by the modernist architect StanSymonds….
- Sizing down for a simpler life
Does size matter? No say some of our top design gurus. For smallis beautiful, and living small is set to be the next big lifestyle trend to hit Sydney.And thats music to the ears of those trying to buy a home in a city in the throes of amassive affordability crisis and who quite like the idea of living simpler lives with lessclutter and a more streamlined minimalism….
- Sydney property investors still buying with ears back
He is among thousands of buyers forcing Sydney house prices higher as other capital cities pull back, with apartments emerging as the worst…
- Why the election could force higher mortgage rates
Why the election could force higher mortgage rates. James Kirby; The Australian; 4:41PM July 8, 2016; Save; Print. Share on Facebook Share on…
- Ways For Your Uncle To Pay Off The Mortgage Now Greyhound Racing is Banned
Comedin Lucy Valentine comes up with some new ways your uncle can pay off that mortgage now that putting it all on ‘Sheza Ripper’ is no longer an…
- Is it worth fixing your mortgage rate?
So if you’re sitting on a large home loan, should you just go with the ride … Initially on a mortgage of just under $440,000, her variable rate started at…
- Dismay at privatisation of SA’s land titles office
Conveyancers and property professionals are disappointed with the governments announcement to privatise the South Australian Land Titles Office
- Finance woes plague VIC residential developers
Three out of five residential property development companies in Victoria believe finance is becoming increasingly unavailable through traditional lending sources. Is this an opportunity for brokers?
- Rental yields suffer 'sharp compression', sit at record lows
Australias property investors are likely to be better off focusing on capital growth over cash flow for the foreseeable future