Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership June 4, 2016

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

  • Gen Y women turn tables on men
    But nationally gen Y was increasing its share of the home loan segment, … The number of gen Y customers with mortgage settlements has grown by…
  • Eileen Bond ‘sells’ Double Bay pad to son John Bond
    Eileen Big Red Bond is likely hoping to see a little more of her Perth-based property investor son John Bond in Sydney given shes just sold him her Double Bay apartment for $2.8 million.
    At that price, its the sort of exchange only a mother would accept from her eldest son, according to agents familiar with the grand art deco block, even when that son is the founding director of WestAustralian property giant Primewest.
    The P…
  • A home in the Byron hinterland with ocean views
    On a ridgefive minutes outside Byron Bay, this two-storey house captures views across bushland to Lennox andBroken heads.
    The upper level is the main floor and features high, raked ceilingsand wide decks, perfect for entertaining.
    The main bedroom has two balconies, a walk-in wardrobe and en suite.
    A rumpus room adjoins the garage downstairs and theres a 12-metre saltwater pool to luxuriously soak in while you enjoy theviews.
    The prop…
  • Gen Y still buying property
    The number of gen Y customers with mortgage settlements in the past … Melbourne house prices may have increased by 11.1 per cent in the past year…
  • Housing bubble at risk of popping
    In Sydney, house prices are up 57 per cent in the past four years which, … urging our retail banks to tighten up lending criteria for property investors,…
  • Extra taxes on foreign buyers will hurt first home buyers
    Higher taxes on foreign investors purchasing property in NSW will make it more difficult for first home buyers and will harm the state’s economy