In 2015, Sharon and Mark called Aussie for help to buy their next home. Mere weeks later, Sharon was sitting in Aussie’s state office completing broker training. This is her story.
Before signing on the dotted line for a strata property you’ve fallen for, here are ten big questions to ask.
We open our interview with the big question on many Australians’ lips, particularly in Sydney and Melbourne markets where growth remains at record highs:
If you’re in the market for a new home, the October long weekend could be just the break you’ve been looking for to get ahead of the competition.
Flying in or out of most Australian capitals on a sunny day, you can’t help but notice the suburban landscapes punctuated by the shimmering blue of backyard pools. But are swimming pools as popular as they appear to be? Will adding a pool add value to your home? Before you ‘take the plunge’ and invest in a pool, Aussie explores some important things to consider.
Anyone who’s been on the journey to home ownership will tell you it isn’t just about getting the right home loan. Even for experienced buyers, the services and guidance of qualified experts is all part of the process.
Whether it’s sale by auction, treaty or tender, getting a good price for your home means picking the option that works for you. Aussie investigates the pros and cons of each.
Buying a home can be emotional enough as it is, even before you undergo the highs and lows of bidding at an auction. While we may not be able to eliminate the stress altogether, we can help minimise it by making sure you know what to expect before you walk into an auction.
We know the role of the banker in the home buying process, but many people probably aren’t aware of how useful a broker can be in smoothing the way to their dream home or first investment property.
Thinking of adding value to your home with a new solar energy system? We take a look at how solar panels measure up against other home energy saving ideas.