Deciding Whether to Buy a New Home or Renovate Your Existing Home

Deciding Whether to Buy a New Home or Renovate Your Existing Home is a decision that is rewarding and exciting especially if it is your first home. When you have the need for a larger home, you may be struggling with whether or not to buy a new Australian home or undertake a renovation of your current home. You can easily add a good percentage of square footage simply by renovating, but you may want to look around at the available real estate before deciding what to do. There are a few things you need to research before making the […] Read more »

Qualify for a First Time Homebuyer Loan

Australia Home Financing

When buying your first Australian home, you’ll probably need to borrow a large percentage of the purchase price. Banks know that first time homebuyers need help, especially if they’ve been renting and not living for free with family or friends. Renting makes it harder to save a nest egg for a large down payment, so some banks will offer special deals for first time homebuyers. There are some typical things you can do to make sure you qualify for a home loan as a first time homebuyer. Make sure that you remain actively employed. If you unexpectedly get laid off […] Read more »