RBA keeps cash rate unchanged at 1.50%

The Reserve Bank of Australia has today left the official cash rate on hold at 1.50%, marking the 30th month of no change in a row.

Checklist for buying a house

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

How to consolidate your debts with a home loan

Consolidating other debts such as a car loan or a large credit card bill into a mortgage is one of the most common reasons for home loan refinancing in Australia. We look at how this works and whether or not it’s a good idea.

Has negative gearing had its day?

Amid a slowing property market and the threat of policy reforms, is negative gearing still a valid investment strategy?