Car Loans 101 Car Market News Home Loans 101 Property Investment Property Market News
How much is Lender's Mortgage Insurance?

How much is Lender's Mortgage Insurance?

If you can’t scrape together enough for a 20% deposit, chances are you’ll need to pay Lender’s Mortgage Insurance, which can add a hefty chunk to the already daunting price tag on your home. But how much exactly does Lender’s Mortgage Insurance cost?

How to finance a solar power system for your home

How to finance a solar power system for your home

Solar power systems for your home can be a good way to minimise the environmental impact of your household, and could reduce your power bill over time. But how do you finance one?

Building your home office

Building your home office

Like it or not, many of us now have to work from home due to the coronavirus pandemic. Here’s how you can turn your home into a practical office.

How do pay-later schemes affect your home loan application?

How do pay-later schemes affect your home loan application?

Buy now, pay later (BNPL) platforms like Afterpay and Klarna have taken the country. These platforms can provide some benefits - mainly structured, interest-free repayments and budgeting capabilities. But how do they affect your home loan application?

5 signs your roof needs replacing and what it will cost

5 signs your roof needs replacing and what it will cost

Your roof is one of the most fundamental parts of your home. It keeps the rain out so it deserves a closer look, particularly after periods of heavy storms and hail. Read here the five signs of roof damage and how much it costs to replace a roof.

8 Spending habits that will get you to your first home sooner

8 Spending habits that will get you to your first home sooner

If you’re a first home buyer, fear not: here are some handy tips you can employ to cut down on your spending, improve your savings and get your first home sooner.

Market share improves for non-bank lenders

Market share improves for non-bank lenders

Non-bank lenders are snagging a bigger portion of the mortgage market, as more Aussies turn away from the big banks. According to mortgage aggregator FAST, the major banks conceded market share to non-bank, neobank and fintech challengers in 2019.

How much do Australians spend on rent

How much do Australians spend on rent

Australians spend a fair bit on rent. Learn more about the median rent across each capital city in Australia and ways to save up on rent here.

What's the cost of installing a pool?

What's the cost of installing a pool?

Having a pool comes with many benefits. In addition to giving you a spot to cool off on a hot day, it can also potentially add value to your house. Here’s how much it costs.