How I lost 30kg while saving for and buying a home

When I put down my deposit on an apartment at Sydney Olympic Park two years ago, it was a step towards owning my very first home. What I hadn’t counted on was that gaining a home would lead to me losing nearly 30kg.

How to get a home loan for an apartment

Most people dream of buying their own home one day on a big block of land. But as property prices and the demand for inner-city housing rise, more people are choosing the apartment life, which raises the question: is it harder to get a mortgage for an apartment than a house?

Checklist for buying a house

Read our comprehensive, step-by-step home buying guide if you’re ready to make your move.

Is it better to rent or buy property?

Answering this question is anything but simple, especially when you consider the multitude of factors at play.