Today’s trending stories in Australian home ownership and Home Loans.
- Rag trader Susie Kelly sells Vaucluse beachfront house for more than $30 million
Rag trader Susie Kelly has made good on the late high-end sales rush of 2019, selling her beachfront house in Vaucluse for more than $30 million.
Despite no comment from Ben Collier of The Agency, sources say he was offering the Kutti Beach residence on the quiet to buyers for no less than $30 million, and the 1200 square metre property is expected to settle at well above that.
One of seven on the exclusive beach, it was built in 2005 to a design by architect Graham Jahn who was…
- A hollowed-out Victorian house in Brunswick sold at auction for $750,000
A rare, hollowed-out Victorian terrace sold in Brunswick last weekend for the (comparatively) low price of $750,000.
From the outside, the red-brick facade and ornate roofline looked like they were a taste of something special inside but open the door and buyers were in for a different surprise.
Bare, unfinished floors, exposed and cracking brick walls and visible rafters overhead awaited those looking to snag a piece of dilapi…
- From natural to circular: These are the hottest pool trends for 2020
In summer its best to follow three simple rules: keep hydrated, wear sunscreen and find a friend with a pool. Or alternatively, you might be the friend with the pool, in which case be prepared for a swarm of incoming out-of-the-blue texts on sunny days.
Theres no denying Australias relationship with the pool runs deep. Roy Morgans 2018 data indicates 2.7 million Australians live in a home with a private pool.
Given our climate and proximity to …
- The Design Files: Inside the restoration of Fender House
Who: Katie Brannaghan and husband Ian, a dentist in Melbourne, and their daughters Milla (12) and Yvie (9)
What: A lovingly restored mid-century marvel
Where: Mount Martha, Victoria
When Katie Brannaghan and husband Ian purchased this home in April 2017, they were met with slight shock at how much work needed to be done.
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- OECD tips weaker economic growth for Australia
“Macroprudential policies may need to be tightened if lower interest rates fuel house prices, which would create imbalances and expose the economy…
- How property investors can take advantage of 'dicey' conditions
Property investors who focus on fundamentals can take advantage of property markets regardless of conditions and perceived reputations of an area,…
- Property bubble risks grow in Munich, Amsterdam and Paris
Overall, the effect of lower mortgage rates will be diluted by stretched … In Moscow, house prices have come under strong pressure after reaching…
- Payments System Board Update: November 2019 Meeting
Today’s Payments System Board meeting discussed the upcoming review of retail payments regulation, the annual assessment of SwapClear and retail operational outages