Buying a House

It’s the million-dollar question (well, in some parts of Sydney, more like the multi-million-dollar question): how on earth do I buy a house? Perhaps you’ve gone along to a few local auctions for a sticky beak or popped some bubbly with friends at their housewarming,...

When selling one property and purchasing another simultaneously, the funds from the sale may not be available in time to use for the purchase deposit.  There are typically two options in this scenario: a bridging loan and a deposit bond.   Bridging loan   A bridging loan is a...

If you’re looking for a creative way to overcome being locked out of the property market by rising prices, buying a house with a group of friends may be a solution. It can also be a minefield though, so here’s how to avoid a blast. While...