New CoreLogic figures have painted a more stable picture of the Australian housing market but saving for a house deposit can still take up to ten years to achieve.
Alex RitchieAug 14, 2019( 4 min read )
The RBA left the cash rate on hold this month at a record low of 1 per cent, but borrowers can still get a further rate cut if they turn themselves into new customers.
Alex RitchieAug 6, 2019( 2 min read )
Over 70 per cent of Australians still consider property ownership to be the Great Australian Dream, according to new research from Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
Alex RitchieJul 22, 2019( 3 min read )
The humble piggy bank can take a backseat to this new financial tool helping your kids understand and save money.
Alex RitchieJul 17, 2019( 3 min read )
ANZ and NAB have today reduced their savings rates following the Reserve Bank’s 2 July decision to cut the cash rate to 1 per cent.
Alex RitchieJul 12, 2019( 4 min read )
ABS figures out today show first home buyers have continued to gain market share while the rest of the home lending market continues to fall.
Alex RitchieJul 11, 2019( 2 min read )
New research from CoreLogic has found that auction volumes remain lower year-on-year, with the number of homes taken to auction over the first week of July less than that of the same time last year.
Alex RitchieJul 8, 2019( 3 min read )
APRA’s decision today to remove the 7 per cent floor on home loan serviceability assessments will help take the brakes off Australia’s home loan credit crunch.
Alex RitchieJul 5, 2019( 3 min read )
The RBA could cut the cash rate again as early as tomorrow however it’s unlikely the big four banks will pass it on in full.
Alex RitchieJul 1, 2019( 3 min read )
RateCity.com.au data shows that over 47 banks have dropped their savings rates since the RBA cash rate cut on June 4, including ING, AMP, Bank of Queensland, ME, Suncorp and Bendigo, in addition to the big 4 banks.
Alex RitchieJun 26, 2019( 4 min read )
Have articles like this one sent regularly