Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership October 4, 2019

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

  • ‘Grand styling of a past era’: Inside the resurrection of Old Souls House
    Residing in the inner-Melbourne suburb of Princes Hill, Old Souls House sits alongside other graceful old dames dating back to the late Victorian era.
    The home hadnt been touched for decades, so its generous proportions and beautiful period features were still intact, says principal designer Christopher Elliott.
    Old Souls House.
  • Four creatives who have turned their gardens into businesses
    We tend to think of our gardens as showpieces adding to the attractiveness, property value and pleasure of our home. For some theyre a stressful reminder of the mowing, weeding and other chores to be done.
    But, your garden could also be earning you hard cash.
    Take a leaf out of the yards of those whove turned their garden-based hobby into a mini business, or even a brand new career.
    Selling plants
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  • Gai Cottee, of cordial and soft drink family, lists Newport beach house for $12m
    Gai Cottee, of the Cottees soft drink and cordial family, has listed her long-held beachfront home in Newport for $12 million.
    Burrangarra was one of the first homes built on the beachfront ridge in 1915 and has been held by the Cottee family since 1971 when it sold for $72,000 by Pymble-based vet Bruce Heffer.
    The four-bedroom house is set on a double block of 1400 square metres on dress…
  • Borrowers with units, holiday homes face mortgage time bomb
    Home loans for secondary dwellings will have higher interest rates, as they are reclassified as investment properties