How an offset account can help pay your home off faster

Anyone with a mortgage will know that the goal is to pay it off as early as possible in order to pay as little interest as possible.There are many ways you can reduce your debt, including depositing lump sums when you can. One of the best ways however is to open an offset account.What is an... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 22 Feb 2019 0

The pros and cons of ‘rentvesting’

If you have been following our newsletters lately you would probably have noticed the term ‘rentvesting’ in recent newsletters. It’s not a term we made up but a buzzword for an alternative way of getting into the property market and achieving property ownership.So what is... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 16 Feb 2019 0

How to stay cool without blowing out your power bill

As we swelter through another heat wave in Perth, it may be very tempting to crank up the air conditioner or head to the nearest cinema or shopping centre.So when we saw an article on how to keep cool without ramping up your power bill written by an experienced building designer with a Masters... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 08 Feb 2019 0

Chinese New Year facts & what the Year of the Pig represents

With Chinese New Year approaching next week (Feb 5) we thought it would be interesting to share some facts about this festival that marks the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese calendar.In 2019 we farewell the Year of the Dog and enter the Year of the Pig, which is the last in line... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 01 Feb 2019 0