How to find an ‘up-and-coming’ suburb

We all have that one dream suburb we’d love to buy in. Perhaps it’s close to the city and all the action. Or maybe by the river or ocean is more your style.However for many people, especially first homebuyers, the dream suburb is well beyond their budget. But all is not lost as there... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 24 Oct 2019 0

The truth about the banks & interest rates

With the cash rate at an all time low and banks being ‘bashed’ for “profiteering” by federal politicians and the media for not passing on the latest rate cut in full, are you wondering where the truth actually lies in all the rhetoric?To understand the truth you have to... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 17 Oct 2019 0

Buying a property? Procrastination could cost you!

Unfortunately, it happens all the time and disappointment is the result. Buyers losing the property they love because they want to think it over or keep looking in case something better comes along is the adult version of letting go of a balloon – you’re never going to get it back.Think about... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 11 Oct 2019 0

Nearing retirement with a mortgage? Follow these tips …

Are you approaching retirement but concerned that you still have a mortgage? If the answer is yes, you are not alone. There are many reasons why more Australians today are still paying off a mortgage later in life ranging from getting into the market later and going through a divorce to changed... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 03 Oct 2019 0