Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership September 26, 2016

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

  • Celia Pacquola: 33 and still house-sharing
    What is your strongest memory of your childhood home? It was a lovely brick house in Christmas Hills in the Yarra Valley. It had beautiful views over Yarra Glen, the paddocks of which would look like a patchwork quilt when it flooded, and was surrounded by bush. I would fall asleep to the terrifying sound of koalas (look it up) and frogs (louder than youd imagine).A lot of my memories involve animals actually, my mum was and is an avid bird lover…
  • AFG says mortgage brokers add value
    Mortgage broker AFG has defended the role of brokers in selling loans, arguing the broking model is well supported among consumers and delivers…
  • Four ways to boost your curb appeal
    Selling soon or just want to improve your curb appeal? Whether for yourself or a prospective buyer, you can choose between a total transformation or a minor tart up. Of course, the reason for your renovation and the amount of money youre prepared to outlay will determine the level of improvement you can make….
  • Homeowners take on too much debt
    OVERCOMMITTED home loan customers are worried about meeting their repayments despite … Mortgage arrears are up 0.6 per cent year on year.
  • Living and dining room reveals on The Block 2016: one couple appears on the rocks
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    Couples onThe Block this week are at breaking point, as hearts and constitutionscrumble likedusty old factorybricks.
    Like sands through the hourglass, and Brad and Angelina, so are thedays on The Block.
    Stressed out property stylistJulia walked off siteearlier in the week, leaving g…