Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership October 21, 2017

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

  • Celebrity accountant Anthony Bell buys his pal Larry Emdur’s Dover Heights house
    Celebrity accountant Anthony Bell has found a new home following his public split from estrangedwife Kelly Landry, buying theluxury clifftop home in Dover Heights of his mate, Morning Show co-host Larry Emdurand his wife,Sylvie.
    Sources say the off-marketdeal was negotiated directly between the two high-profile friends after Bell made an unsolicited offer for the property that wastoo good to refuse.
    Records are yet to re…
  • Shark Tank’s Andrew Banks makes $20-million return to Point Piper
    Los Angeles-based entrepreneur Andrew Banks and his wife Andrea have made a high-end return to Sydneys property market and Point Piper in particular with a house purchase of more than $20 million.
    The star of Channel Tens Shark Tank reality series and his wife are no strangers to Australias most expensive neighbourhood, having made headlines in 2010 for the sale of their waterfront mansion Villa Veneto for a reported $52 million.
  • The farewell to Sydney landmark paves way for $2 billion luxury project
    At a cocktail party at the Museum of Contemporary Art in April, guests were ushered into a room decorated with ornate flower arrangements encased in ice to witness a glittering spectacle.
    To murmurs of surprise from the crowd, fireworks cascaded off Gold Fields House, a 1960s high-rise office tower at 1 Alfred Street, one of Circular Quays premier addresses.
    The event was billed as an evening to fondly farewell Gold Fields House and to celebrate a new benchmark in …
  • Demand rising for bank finance alternatives as credit tightens
    Meanwhile, we have just provided a $13 million loan, secured via a first mortgage, straight after our client’s application for bank finance fell over due to…
  • Who is paying for the big banks' charm offensive? Take a closer look
    Some people say property investors can save money now by switching from interest only to principal and interest loans, but the numbers don’t yet…
  • Who is paying for the big banks' charm offensive? Take a closer look
    There are mixed views as to whether banks will inflict further pain on property investors. If they do, there will come a time where it makes more financial…
  • Same distance, different stories: How five Melbourne suburbs measure up
    If you were to travel 14 kilometres from Melbournes city centre, you could end up in Sunshine or, alternatively, find yourself in Camberwell. Perhaps you would head north to Reservoir, south-east to Bentleigh or south-west to Altona North….