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Property owners worried about valuations and rate rises after South Australian floods
In the wake of devastating floods that impacted South Australia’s Mid Murray region, property owners find themselves facing a new set of challenges. While trying to recover and rebuild, they now worry about the potential increase in property valuations and subsequent rises in council rates. Despite their homes being rendered uninhabitable, the booming real estate […]
Victoria’s controversial tax reforms: Shaking up property investors and big businesses
In a bold move to tackle its mounting COVID-19 debt, the Victorian government recently unveiled a 10-year fiscal repair plan as part of the 2023-24 Victorian Budget. However, the proposed tax reforms have left property investors and big businesses seething with fury. With the introduction of a COVID-19 debt levy and significant changes to land […]
Housing affordability in Australia: A challenge for migrants rising through the years
Housing affordability in Australia has become an increasingly pressing issue, with rising interest rates, soaring property prices, and a challenging home buying process. It can be a daunting task for anyone, but for migrants, it can present a unique set of challenges. Imagine a scenario where a newly arrived migrant is unfamiliar with the local […]
Why homeowners in Australia shouldn’t worry about interest rate increases & housing prices.
Are you a homeowner feeling the pinch of recent interest rate increases? Do you worry about being forced to sell your property? According to experts, most homeowners will weather the storm, and those who do sell may still get a good price in the current market. Keep reading to find out why. Homeowners manage […]
7 Essential tips for a smooth interstate move in Australia
Moving to a new state in Australia can be an exciting adventure, but it can also be a daunting task. There are many things to consider before making the move, and careful planning is essential to ensure a successful transition. In this blog post, we’ll discuss some tips and considerations for interstate migrating to […]
5 Tips for immigrant home buyers in Australia
Are you an immigrant looking to buy a home in Australia but worried about your lack of credit history? This can be a common concern for many people who are new to the country, but it doesn’t have to be a barrier to achieving your homeownership dreams. Here are some tips to help you […]
Maximize your returns through data.
Want to make informed investment decisions and maximize your returns? The secret is in the data! In today’s fast-paced world, making the right investment decisions can be challenging. However, the secret to successful property investment lies in data analysis. By analyzing market trends and historical data, investors can gain valuable insights into the potential profitability […]
Refinancing your Mortgage: Save Thousands of Dollars and Achieve your Financial Goals
Refinancing a Mortgage in Australia Are you considering refinancing your mortgage in Australia? Now is the perfect time to refinance and save thousands of dollars. Refinancing your mortgage can be a complicated process, but it doesn’t have to be. Refinancing a mortgage in Australia is the process of replacing an existing mortgage loan with a […]
10 Home Improvement Ideas to Increase Your Property Value
Home improvement is one of the best ways to increase your property value in Australia. Whether you’re looking to sell or just wanting to upgrade your home, there are plenty of home improvement ideas that can help boost your property value. From upgrading your kitchen to installing energy-efficient features, these 10 home improvement ideas are […]
The Benefits of Hiring a Quantity Surveyor for Your Building Project
Are you considering embarking on a building project? If so, you may be wondering if you need to hire a quantity surveyor. A quantity surveyor is an essential part of any building project, and their expertise and knowledge can help ensure that your project is completed on time and within budget. Here are just a […]