Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership October 20, 2016

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

  • Applecross tops home loan arrears
    In the past 12 months, the number of Applecross residents falling behind on their home loan repayments has trebled. Only one other part of the country…
  • Moving house: two simple words that fill me with dread
    I was once the master of the quick move. Fond memories of fleeing include absconding from a shared flat in a flash before midnight, with the aid of a girlfriend and her mums 4WD. We were fast and furious. Another time: removing the last of my belongings with one hand while unfriending the ex-housemates on Facebook with the other….
  • One in four Australian workers feel financially stressed
    Home loan and supporting the family are also causing stress. … Gail bought and renovated a house in Sydney’s inner west and have a big mortgage.
  • Record numbers falling behind on mortgage payments
    The number of Australians falling behind on their mortgage repayments has hit the highest level in three years and is … and the Northern Territory are at the highest rates since Moody’s began collecting home-loan data in 2005.
  • The best apartments for sale in south-east Queensland
    In Australia, the great home-ownership dream has often been marketed as the white picket fence and quarter-acre backyard.
    But not everyones dream is the same; these days, more and more buyers are after the low-maintenance lifestyle that high-rise living can offer.
    The market and developers are responding in kind, as the size and scale of apartments continues to grow. Often steeped in luxury and rivalling the size of palatial freestanding houses, …
  • Fintech platform launches new digital loan push
    The self-proclaimed digital mortgage service has launched a new campaign to try and attract one key consumer segment