Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership November 19, 2016

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

  • Apartment of the Week: Boutique block of units that look like a house
    This property is deceitful, duplicitous, downright two-faced but in an entirely positive way….
  • The Toorak home with designer pedigree
    Curve your way by the Yarra River via Alexandra Avenue, past evergreen Como Park and almost to popular coffee spot Kanteen, then stop.
    Look over the row of tennis courts at Royal South Yarra Lawn Tennis Club and there it is: the distinctive bell-shaped slate roof; windows encased by dark, functional shutters; the Georgian squares of a classic architect-designed Rosenthal home.
    You may see a flag on the pole that juts out: during the footy season St Kildas red, white and b…
  • Payments System Board Update: November 2016 Meeting
    Media Release Number 2016-28: At its meeting today the Payments System Board discussed strategic priorities for the Bank’s payments policy work, including some issues relating to technology, competition and efficiency.
  • Non-major boasts 60% of loans from third party
    The bank has also revealed another year of growth for both the total loan book and the number of home loan approvals
  • Tighter foreign lending “not healthy”
    An international property developer has predicted a reversal on the presently stricter borrowing guidelines for foreigners