Top Stories in Australian Home Ownership September 3, 2016

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

  • Apartment of the week: Luxurious apartment with city and harbour views
    Last year, a study by McCrindle and Urban Taskforce Australia placed Crows Nest in first place on an index of Sydneys most liveable suburbs, alongside Surry Hills. The study considered factors such as affordability, community, walkability and access to public transport….
  • Rebuilt Newtown terrace more like a work of art
    When real estate photography is at its glamorous best, its a rare treat to find a property thatis not only as good as it looks in the pictures, but in fact exceeds expectations.
    The owner ofthis uber-cool terrace set in a popular street close to the Erskineville border is an interiordesigner. Ling Moore runs Moore Oz Properties and together with her architect husband hascreated a home that will restore faith in Newtowns hipfactor.
  • Growth spurt puts Mudgee on the map for Sydneysiders
    Before, we were the classic story of the mortgage belt. Nearly all our pay was going on the mortgage, our life looked good on paper, we had the…
  • A stylish life with Erin Maxwell from Love Shop Share
    The first few years of married life for Erin Maxwell were focusedon husband Nick Maxwells career as the former Collingwood Football Club captain and premiership player. During this time, Erin discovered her calling as the go-to person among her friends and family for styling and shopping advice. While pregnantwith their first child, Erin craved a creative outlet, so fashion and lifestyle site Love Shop Share was born….
  • Everyday Olympians
    Is it possible to support a mortgage of this scale on one average salary? And does a family living in a capital city today require two cars? How much…
  • Cancer victim battles CBA for mortgage relief
    Cancer victim battles CBA for mortgage relief … BankWest, owned by the Commonwealth Bank, for hardship assistance with their home loan. … “Receiving threats from your bank to foreclose on your mortgage and sell your family…
  • Omniwealth acquires mortgage broker
    Advisory group Omniwealth has acquired a mortgage broker to meet the firm’s future demand in property and finance, as well as add more expertise to…
  • Comparison rate ignorance holding borrowers back
    Low levels of financial literacy could be costing unsuspecting homebuyers, particularly when it comes to spotting hidden fees and charges on their home loan
  • Appointment of the new Deputy Governor
    Media Release Number 2016-22: The incoming Governor, Philip Lowe, today welcomed the appointment by the Treasurer of Dr Guy Debelle to the position of Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia and as a member of the Reserve Bank Board.
  • MFAA hunts for alleged unethical broker
    The MFAA has instigated a search to uncover the name of a mortgage broker accused of unethical conduct in a News Ltd report yesterday.
  • ASX-listed brokerage makes real estate acquisition
    An ASX-listed mortgage broker has acquired a Sydney-based real estate business four months after it unveiled the launch of its own real estate arm
  • Investors make a come back as growth in outstanding mortgages slows
    Annual growth in the value of outstanding mortgages hit a two year low over the June quarter according to analysis of APRA data