Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership September 10, 2019

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

  • Five mortgage strategies that can grow your wealth
    Most borrowers would understand that getting a low interest rate can save you hundreds of thousands of dollars over your lifetime.
    What is not understood is how an effective mortgage strategy can actually makeyou hundreds of thousands of dollars over the same period.
    Borrowers dont need to consult an expert to find a low rate. The only skill required is being able to use a search engine.
    On the other hand, understanding how an effective mortgage strategy can …
  • Famous movie homes the characters could never actually have afforded to live in
    Movie characters have often been featured living in some of the worlds most iconic and expensive locations around the world….
  • The best new developments: The most sought-after lifestyle options in top SE Qld locations
    Never before have buyers had so much flexibility in picking a lifestyle haven.
    Whether luxurious riverside homes in Brisbane central, a beachside address on the Gold Coast, or a master-planned community in a major growth corridor, these new developments offer not just residences, but communities too.
    River Homes
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  • ‘Now’s the time to buy’: Demand for lending bounces back as market recovers
    Buyers are being urged to make the most of Sydney and Melbournes property prices, with the latest ABS figures showing a strong uptick in new lending.
    Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics released on Monday showed total lending to Australian households for dwelling purchases (those excluding refinancing) rose 5.1 per cent over the month of July the highest month-on-month jump in over five years.
    The last time mortgage lendin…
  • Westpac 'wagyu' test case must not go unchallenged
    And to stop these new borrowers going hungry when trying to keep up with mortgage repayments, one big bank is … And when we are offered a home loan or credit card, we trust that the lender must think we can afford repayments.
  • Large jump in mortgage lending suggests property recovery is gaining momentum
    Large jump in mortgage lending suggests property recovery is gaining … lift in home-loan refinancing, and a 4.7 per cent increase in loans to investors. … would therefore have hoped its rate cuts caused house prices to rise slightly…
  • SAP-powered neobank Xinja touts unrestricted license
    … home lending criteria collided with a mortgage application automation drive, causing a conspicuous bleed in mortgage book market share to rivals.