Buying Your Property

Auction tips

An insider’s look at buying at auction

Do you have your eyes on a property that’s going to auction? Read on to get some auction insight. Buying at auction is increasing in popularity in many capital cities around the country. If, like me, you’ve never had to bid at an auction it can be hard to work out what’s the best auction … [Read More...]

Maintaining Your Property

renovation apps

Smart phone apps to revolutionise your renovation

We’ve done a roundup of some awesome apps to make home improvements oh so easy. Forget the drills, hammers and grinders – for just a couple of bucks a great app can be your best renovation tool. We look at 10 of the best. ColourMatch – this clever app lets you match a colour you’ve seen … [Read More...]

Money Smarts

Tax tips

Top 5 tax tips for investors

Are you ready for tax season? Read our tax tips to find out. Tax may be one of life's certainties but there is plenty you can do to quite legitimately minimise your tax bill, or increase your return! I don’t know about you, but every dollar I can earn back on my tax return is money that I can … [Read More...]

Mortgage Broking

home loan only loan

Could your home loan be your only loan?

Today’s low interest  rates can make debt consolidation a smart idea worth considering. It’s amazing to think that the official cash rate is at its lowest level in 60 years. Who would have thought a few decades ago that home loan interest rates of less than 5% would be common, with some even now … [Read More...]