Is now the right time to buy a property?

I thought I’ll tackle a controversial question that I get asked a lot these days – “is now the right time to buy a property”? Now first of all let me take my broker hat off and put my investor hat on – because if you ask anyone working in real…
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The ins & outs of HomeBuilder grant

As part of the economic response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government’s HomeBuilder program provides eligible owner-occupiers – including first home buyers – with a grant of $25,000 to build a new home or substantially renovate an existing home before the end of 2020. It can pay to check if…
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Historical Low Rates – is now the time to fix your mortgage?

Australia’s cash rate is now the lowest it has been in 23 years, a reaction initially to stunted economic growth and now to the impact of COVID-19 on the local and global economic landscape. As the uncharted negative interest rate zone looms, is it worth fixing your rate? Here’s what to…
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Making the most of your investment property at tax time

Come July 1 the annual tax window opens again. Property investors may have access to a wide range of tax benefits, but tax is a complicated matter. It pays to be across the details. Here’s how you could maximise your return, and what to watch out for. Over two million Australians…
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Concerned about paying your loans?

If you are concerned about servicing your loan, reach out to your mortgage broker for help. As Australians everywhere take a close look at their financial circumstances, mortgage brokers stand ready to lend a helping hand. Whether experiencing financial hardship through job loss, a reduction in work hours, or business disruption,…
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Should you consider taking a “mortgage holiday”?

Taking a short-term break from paying off your mortgage isn’t a new idea, but as the bite of the COVID-19 pandemic grips harder and harder, more Australians are applying to do so. With the RBA’s cash rate held at a record low of 0.25%, what are the implications of pushing pause…
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Pick of the month – 27 Lynstead St, Beckenham WA 6107

A success acquisition in our west coast! Secured by Right Property Group for our mutual client for the price of $365,000, this 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom house sitting on 856sqm block has an excellent potential for the following reasons: Location – Situated in a quite residential neighborhood area and only about…
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