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WHY RATES INCREASED IN 2017 // WHAT'S HAPPENING NOW // HOW THE BANKS MAY DETERMINE RATES IN THE FUTURE

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I’m a first home buyer – are there any benefits or discounts available?

Getting into the property market as a first home-buyer is tough – there’s no denying it. So what is the government doing to help?

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Insurance Claims & The Media - What you need to know

Unpaid insurance claims have been big news recently, highlighting why it's so important to have your personal policies reviewed by a licenced adviser regularly...

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How To Prepare For A Property Sale

Should You Renovate Before Selling? When's the Best Time Of Year To Sell? What Should You Look For In An Agent? Auction or Private Sale? Director of Marshall White Brighton, Kate Strickland gives her expert opinions.

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How spending affects borrowing

There is a common misconception that your borrowing capability is related solely to your income, however most people’s outgoings quickly follow their increasing pay-packets. In a time where many people’s lifestyles revolve around instant gratification, lenders are now taking a more responsible approach to lending and investigate genuine spending habits as well as factoring in possible future interest rate rises.

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Federal Budget Summary - 2018

James Taylor & Hamish Clark give their 2 Minute overview of the proposed changed in the 2018 Federal Budget.

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Things just got interesting...

Yesterday the Reserve Bank dropped interest rates by 0.25% to a record low 1.75%, but what's next? James Taylor gives us his view here...

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10 Things To Consider When Developing

As he nears completion of his second project, Mortgage Broker, Dan Corran, shares his experiences and insight on home builds and small development projects.

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Three Men Walk Into A Bar...

But inflation is no joke! The new $10 note will enter circulation tomorrow. Love it or hate it, the launch got us thinking… What can you get for $10 now compared to the last issue of the note?

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Investment Market Update

The last quarter (Apr-Jun '18) was interesting to watch with a mixed bag of results across the major investment markets. Here is an overview of the main points to note and our thoughts on what lies ahead for the start of this financial year.

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What should I be aware of before buying an apartment vs a house?

Before you decide whether you want to live in an apartment or a house do your research first.

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What To Buy In 2018

Buyers Advocate Amy Mylius from Cate Bakos Property explains why First Home Buyers, Next Home Buyers & Investors alike should be looking for "Owner Occupier Appeal".

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