The Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme (NatHERS) is a star rating system based on the estimated energy use of a home. Constructing a 10-star NatHERS home is a tough task for house architects and builders especially in the harsh Australian climate. Houses must be carefully designed to meet exacting criteria.
When you’re already deciding for big expenses in the house buying process, the last thing you want to have to worry about is paying an additional fee for Lenders Mortgage Insurance. There are some ways to avoid Lenders Mortgage Insurance.
The declining Australian house prices proved to be a challenge for many homeowners seeking to refinance, especially for those who suddenly didn’t have as much equity as they thought they would. So, what happens when house prices fall? In this article, we’ll walk you through the nitty gritty of falling house prices and what you can do about them.