Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership September 15, 2019

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

  • Canberra real estate agents recognised at 2019 REIACT awards for excellence
    Real estate agents from across Canberra were celebrated on Saturday night at the annual Real Estate Institute of the ACTs Awards For Excellence.
    Thirty awards were handed out on the night which recognised agents and property managers from across residential and commercial sales.
    Local franchise Independent took home the most awards, winning seven gongs including Large Residential Agency of the Year. Independent managing director John Minns praised the agency for their inn…
  • Sydney’s most enviable property? Vaucluse Lighthouse Keeper’s Cottage for sale
    Its a timeless home in an unbeatable location the Lighthouse Keepers Cottage, built in 1881, on an expansive 2600 square metres on the edge of the Pacific Ocean.
    In the shadow of Vaucluses Macquarie lighthouse you could host the ultimate barbecue with a view, watching the whales frolic from your own backyard.
    But despite the opportunity to live in an immaculately preserved home on the top of the hill with no neighbours to speak of som…
  • Upsizing Sydney buyers face stiff competition, fuelling demand
    Families upgrading to larger properties are fuelling renewed demand in the Sydney property market, jumping on the limited number of new homes up for grabs.
    Agents across the city are reporting a strong push from those keen to take a step up on the property ladder as the market heads towards its next upswing.
    If they see something they like theyre jumping on it, saidNick Rigas&nbs…
  • Property prices on the rise but return to boom times unlikely
    … with its policy of restricting tax breaks for property investors, followed by two … Under the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme, which is due to start on…
  • The Block 2019: Winning apartment from The Block 2015 passes in at auction with no bids
    The winning apartment from 2015s season of The Block passed in at auction with no bidding on Saturday.
    Even the star power of selling agent Jesse Raeburn, real estate partner with The Agency and contestant on this years season of the renovation reality TV show, could not tempt potential buyers to raise their hands.
    The three-bedroom top-floor pad at <a href="https://www.domain.com.au/6-1a-affleck-street-south-yarra-vic-3141-2015529113" target="_blank" rel="noopener…
  • REVEALED: The waterfront Gold Coast suburbs where house prices are climbing
    It’s been revealed the Gold Coast property market is on the rise, with fresh data showing our waterfront suburbs have recorded a generous growth in…
  • Home loan interest rates: The mortgage fine print you need to know
    Australians wanting to get ahead on their home loan repayments have been dealt a blow, with lenders significantly reducing the amount borrowers…