While a 20% deposit allows you to avoid paying mortgage insurance or other premium fees, there are still ways to buy your first home with little or no deposit.
High property values may be pricing some buyers out of the market but keeping it in the family by pooling resources with parents and siblings can offer a quick path to home ownership.
How do you identify the next ‘it’ suburbs before the crowds do? While there is no magic formula, here are five top tips.
Shopping around for a home loan can be time-consuming and stressful – so many lenders, so many loan features, so many rules. But what difference does a broker make?
From property values to interest rates, we look at where we’ve been and where we’re headed with insight and analysis from industry experts and forecasters.
More and more Aussies are moving in search of affordability. But what does affordability mean, and is it all it’s cracked up to be? Aussie investigates what makes three of the top regional cities affordable, and asks what else you should consider before you start to pack.
Tasmania, the ‘Apple Isle’, is proving to be a popular pick among property investors due to the reversal of long-term trends maximising investment opportunities.
More than two thirds of Aussies aspire to own their dream home. But what do you do if you’re ready to buy and you can’t quite afford the dream?
Should you be keenly saving for a deposit or buying a home now? We explore the data and industry expertise to determine the best season to buy.
House hunting can be an emotionally and physically draining. So what’s the secret to keeping your cool and coming out on top?