Deposits

Placing a deposit on a property; what you need to know … – Placing a deposit – How much will I need? – Deposit Bonds Placing a Deposit Placing a Deposit on a property these days is getting harder and harder as property prices keep rising and saving for a deposit is taking longer. About a decade ago, Australia’s property […]

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Adelaide property market to grow in 2018

AFTER years of slow and steady value growth, Adelaide’s property market is set to switch up a gear. According to property analyst Terry Ryder of Hotspotting, 2018 will see house price growths of up to 9 per cent, up 4 per cent to this year, with middle and low-market suburbs the star performers. His claims are based on data published […]

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What costs are involved in buying a home?

Things can add up quickly so it’s helpful to have a clear understanding of the total costs involved in buying a home. The key things to budget for are: Pre-purchase inspections A pre-purchase pest and building inspection will show up any building defects, illegal work or pest issues that could be costly to fix further down the track. If you’re […]

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Selling your home? Here are the first steps to take

There is more to selling your home than putting up a ‘For Sale’ sign on your front lawn. Here are the first things you should check off your list to help you get the largest return from your investment and to ensure the process runs as smoothly as possible. Choose a quality agent Asking family and friends who have purchased […]

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How much deposit do I need?

The amount of your deposit is very important for several reasons: 100% loans typically no longer exist Generally it’s no longer possible to get a loan for the whole of a property’s purchase price. Most lenders will want you to put down at least 5% of the purchase price of the property. The rest – generally up to 95% – […]

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36 suburbs set to surge

If you’re wondering where the next growth spurt is going to occur, read on as the team at onthehouse.com.au present their predictions as to which suburbs are going to grow strongly over the next five to eight years. VICTORIA fastest-growing suburbs NEW SOUTH WALES fastest-growing suburbs QUEENSLAND fastest-growing suburbs To discuss this article or anything to do with your finances, […]

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A Positive outlook for Property Markets in 2015

The Year Ahead – A 2015 Outlook with Tim Lawless The housing market is moving into the 2015 calendar year with some substantial momentum, with dwelling values 8.5% higher compared with a year ago across the combined capitals. The growth comes on a backdrop of slowing conditions though, with the annual rate of capital gain peaking early in the year […]

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36 suburbs set to surge

If you’re wondering where the next growth spurt is going to occur, read on as the team at onthehouse.com.au present their predictions as to which suburbs are going to grow strongly over the next five to eight years. VICTORIA fastest-growing suburbs NEW SOUTH WALES fastest-growing suburbs QUEENSLAND fastest-growing suburbs To discuss this article or anything to do with your finances, […]

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