Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.
- The couple who built their eco-friendly, dream home in the Byron Bay hinterland
Grant and Susanna Evington describe building their homeas both a labour of love and an obsession.
It was a long-held dream to build something from the ground up and incorporate our ideas in the architecture, saysartist Susanna.
Their idealsincluded sustainable, environmentally-friendly and non-toxic living, in a home encapsulating the Australian vernacular, rather than the Balinese theme common in th…
- Major banks "lack transparency" in discounting rates – competition regulator
“We do not often see the big four banks vying to offer borrowers the lowest interest rates,” says ACCC official
- ASIC outlines major banks' changes to small business loan contracts
One change frees borrowers from covering losses due to the lender’s negligence or fraud
- Experts warn Brisbane homeowners about renting out granny flats
Some property vendors exploit the idea of having a granny flat that owners can rent out as a selling point