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Downsizers tipped to be a ‘powerful force’ in 2020

Downsizers are tipped to take advantage of ‘the perfect storm’ and get the most out of the property market this year, predicts the national body representing professional buyers’ agents. Read more

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How to avoid underinsuring your home

With Australia currently enduring its worst bushfire season on record, we all want to do our little bit to help out, so today we thought we’d discuss the important topic of underinsurance. Read more

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6 tips to prepare your property for valuation

Looking to refinance your home loan? A valuation is a vital part of the process. So today we’ll look at some ways you can help get your home in tip-top shape. Read more

Don’t Buy the First Property You See (Unless You’ve Already Seen 10 Others)

Don’t Buy the First Property You See (Unless You’ve Already Seen 10 Others)

Buying a property is a process that’s brimming with excitement. Because of this, it’s easy to fall hopelessly in love with the first property you see. You start to believe that it’s perfect for your home, business, or for investment, causing you to rush your decisions.

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What Lender’s Mortgage Insurance is and How It Affects Your Finances

Most Australians need to take out a home loan when purchasing a new property, whether they’re buying their own home or choosing one for investment purposes. Sometimes, however, lenders worry that the borrower won’t be able to repay the loan and, naturally, they want to protect themselves against this possibility. This is where Lender’s Mortgage Insurance (LMI) comes in. 

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