Henry’s Winning Team

Henry Daniell Broker 2, News Leave a Comment

Woof!  Have you missed me? Sorry, I have been quiet recently, but I have been busy herding up the flock as we have receiving awards left, right and centre. While I myself am not that ego-driven, it has given me great pleasure to see the rest of the pack win prizes for their great work. First of all, Doug; the …

What to look for at an Open House Inspection?

Sourav Dey Roy News, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

There’s an old saying that you should never judge a book by its cover, and this is true for houses – after all, who would buy one having never seen more than the front door? Open inspections are opportunities to really flick through the pages, and here’s how to take full advantage.   Really use your senses Sniff, peer, listen …

Why does my broker ask for so much documentation?

Sourav Dey Roy News, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

This is one question which lot of clients think of while dealing with their broker. Hopefully after reading the following you will understand exactly what’s the need of all that paperwork. No one likes paperwork; however, providing your broker with the right documentation will save you time and money.   What information will your broker ask you to provide? When …

Will Property’s Past Haunt its Future?

Graeme Salt Broker 2, News Leave a Comment

“History doesn’t repeat itself – but it rhymes” – Mark Twain. The property market is turning – but what is it turning to?  Are we close to a property collapse? Below I have reviewed comments from some experts who have been through more than one property cycle. Over the past 20 years, nationally, this chart from Corelogic shows the property market …

Who are the different parties involved in purchasing property ??

Sourav Dey Roy News, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

Purchasing a property is a thrilling yet nerve-wracking experience, which is why it can be handy to surround yourself with a network of support and expertise. Here are the different parties who may be involved in your home-buying process and how you can use this valuable knowledge to answer your own questions. • Real estate agent Unless you’re working with …

Getting Business Finance is Easier than You Think

Graeme Salt Broker 2, News Leave a Comment

Did you know that getting finance for business purposes might be easier than getting a home loan? With the amount of scrutiny from regulators such as APRA and ASIC on residential mortgages, the banks are trying to increase their lending to businesses – and with ultra-low rates, business owners are finding commercial loans very competitive. Here are some examples of …

Savvy Borrowers Profit When Interest Rates Go Up

Graeme Salt Broker 2, News Leave a Comment

Two of the major banks are forecasting two rate rises in 2018. How will you cope when that little bit more of your household budget has to go on paying-off the home loan? NAB and ANZ economists are now predicting two rate rises next year, while CBA is predicting one rate rise. It has now been 83 months since the …

Good Mortgage Brokers Go Out of Their Way for Your Property Purchase

Graeme Salt Broker 2, News Leave a Comment

Around 60 per cent of Australians use mortgage brokers to purchase property.  These borrowers are learning that they are often better off getting a mortgage expert to source their loan than just going into any-old bank branch. According to research from Ernst and Young, borrowers who used brokers to arrange their loans did so because they perceived: It is more …

The Ultimate Property Investor Event – Sydney 16th September

Doug Daniell News Leave a Comment

There has been so much talk and noise about the property market recently that most of us are wondering where to go from here for our clients (and ourselves). To try and make sense we have partnered with “Property Buyer “ and several other prominent industry specialists putting together “The Ultimate Property Investor Event!” On Sat 16th September at the …