What does a property manager do?

Being a property investor is not easy at the best of times, and it’s not just about simply buying the property. You also need to have tenants living there to return a rental income, which can present a whole new slew of issues.

What are the costs of investing in property?

Property investment is enormous in Australia, with Australian Taxation Office (ATO) statistics showing there are more than 2.15 million property investors throughout the country.

9 things to look for in a mortgage broker

Need to consult a mortgage broker, but unsure who to trust? Michael Brown from Mortgage Broker Sydney sheds light on the ideal broker.

Should you lower your home loan repayments?

Home loan interest rates are at record lows these days. But that doesn’t necessarily mean your mortgage repayments should be lower too.

How does home loan pre-approval work?

Buying a home is an exciting time in one’s life, and why shouldn’t it be? You’re making what’s likely to be the biggest purchase in your entire life, and it’s somewhere you could be living for decades to come.

How to negotiate a lower price on a property

Buying a home is probably the biggest single purchase you’ll ever make in your life, unless you’re buying a mega yacht or two. So is it worth trying to haggle a better price on a home? How do you know what the right price to offer on a property is?

Easy guide to home loan guarantors

Having a guarantor on your home loan application can give you the edge you need to seal the lender’s approval, but there are some things to keep in mind.

Navigating home loan fees

A guide to all the common fees you could encounter when taking out a home loan.