Posts Tagged ‘home’

When is the right time to buy a house?

It all comes down to personal circumstance. There’s no perfect time to buy a property and no such thing as being too young or old.

1. Income now and in the future
A history of a stable, regular income, with the prospect of the same in the future is a must-have.
Without it, the banks simply won’t lend to you, or (they will, but) at a much higher rate than desirable.

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Furnished rental listings surge 530 per cent in Tasmania in three weeks

A torrent of furnished rental properties is flooding into Hobart and Tasmania’s property market.

But few fit the criteria for affordability.

New data from realestate.com.au shows Australia’s largest listings increase in furnished homes to rent was recorded in Tasmania.

The data revealed a 536 per cent increase when comparing the number of listings available between March 6-12 and March 20-26.

Tasmania’s increase was also nation-leading when comparing furnished rental listings in the three weeks … Read the full post »

How to maximise your search to find your dream home

as seen on realestate.com.au – How to maximise your search to find your dream home

Everyone has that dream home they hope to find one day, which ticks all the boxes in terms of location, amenities and style. But the key question is – does it really exist?
Melbourne-based licensed real estate agent and buyers advocate, Cate Bakos, offers her guidance on how to search for a property and weigh up the … Read the full post »