We’re all looking forward to things eventually getting back to normal, or at least the “new normal”. And while it’s not clear exactly what the “new normal” will look like in the property world, there are some promising early signs.
The federal government will give eligible Australians $25,000 to build or substantially renovate homes as part of the new HomeBuilder scheme. Today we’ll look at who exactly can qualify for the initiative.
Most of us have at one time dreamed of discovering a hidden little gem and renovating it into the most enviable house on the street. With the $25,000 HomeBuilder grant, those dreams are closer to becoming a reality for many. But where to look?
Home prices have recorded their first rise since October 2017, with national dwelling values increasing 0.8% over August, according to the latest CoreLogic report.
Great news for home buyers – housing affordability is the best it’s been since 1999, according to new data released by the nation’s peak housing and building body.
‘Are we there yet?’ That seems to be the million dollar question on everyone’s lips. Let’s look at whether or not the property market is finally starting to stabilise, as well as when we might start seeing some positive changes in the market.
If you’re looking to buy or sell, the Herron Todd White (HTW) Residential Property Report is a great reference tool. Their property clock is a good visual representation of the state of the property market and its cycles. The March national property clocks for houses and units are included below, along with detail on how it works and to best use it.
With house prices high, accumulating enough funds for a deposit can at times seem overwhelming. Though broken down into achievable steps, these tips can help you get into the market and achieve your first property purchase. 1. Set a Clear Goal When setting any goal, it is important to make it achievable. Ensure you start with a realistic budget in …