Getting a foot in the door of your dream home might be getting harder, but talking to a mortgage broker could get you the keys more quickly. Purchasing a property in today’s housing market is not for the faint-hearted. Would-be homebuyers have only to turn on their TV – or check Facebook or Twitter – for the latest… Read more about Why brokers hold the keys to getting your foot in the property door
The real estate market can be tough for young adults, but as a parent you may be able to lend a helping hand. We tell you how. 1. Parent-to-child loan A parent-to-child loan is when a parent lends their child money. This is a formal, legally binding arrangement, administered by an independent third party. At… Read more about Want to help your kids buy property? Here’s how.
If you are thinking of purchasing your first property, there are a number of things to consider, including your financial status and personal circumstances. (1) Think about why you want to buy a home Are you buying a place to live in or will it be an investment property? The answer to this question can… Read more about 5 things first-home buyers need to know
Whether it is your first home or third property, it is an emotional journey and it’s easy to get carried away with the fun part of looking at houses. This should not distract from the less exciting, but equally important task of arranging finance as it will likely strengthen your negotiating position on both the… Read more about Should I organise a loan before buying a property?