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Investment
During 2019 we have seen multiple interest rate cuts bringing the cash rate to a record low 0.75%. We have low unemployment and the government is spending massively on infrastructure projects nationwide, yet the economy refuses to grow. This is not normal. Under normal circumstances, these factors combine to spur on growth in our economy....
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There is no doubt that the Australian economy is at an interesting point. With ongoing trade wars, ever-improving technology and an ageing world population; just how will Australia navigate into the future?   Challenges facing Australia: An ageing population Since the Sixties, life expectancy has increased by around 30%, placing great strain on the economy...
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Dollars With Sense has been airing its’ television show every Monday at 6:30 pm on C31 for over 10 years. Each week we discuss important topics to help our viewers make smarter, more informed financial decisions. On this weeks’ show our hosts Dallas Brooks and James Lynch discussed when and where to buy property. James...
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Starting on January 1 next year, Australian First Home Buyers will be able to take advantage of the $500million First Home Loan Deposit scheme which will allow for the purchase of a home with just a 5% deposit, without incurring the cost of lenders mortgage insurance.   Buyers stand to save thousands of dollars by...
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Refinancing involves switching to a different home loan, usually with better features and a lower interest rate.    Borrowers who are unhappy with their lenders commonly refinance.   So why do people put up with getting overcharged by greedy lenders?   First, there is a common misconception that refinancing is complex and stressful, but this...
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Real Estate ownership in Australia still remains the dream for most people. And for many that extends to owning their own investment property. Many people read online articles, reports, books and keep track of interest rate changes. But when it comes to taking that first step are still unsure how to proceed. If this sounds...
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Our ever-changing finance industry can make things challenging for Australian property home buyers and investors. In the past, we could access home loans with as little as a 5% deposit. Sometimes, you could borrow the entirety of the property’s value — and in some cases, loans as high as 105% were available. Nowadays, lending criteria...
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The finance market is always changing with lenders competing for your business. With recent reductions by Reserve Bank and predictions that rates may decrease again, lenders are sharpening their pencils. Below are some recent competitive interest rates that have come across our table at Dollars with Sense. Owner Occupied (new business)  Product       ...
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With Interest Rates at an all time low and with predictions they may go even lower, members of Dollars with Sense are asking are Interest Only loans still worth it? Interest-only home loans is where you only have to make payments of the interest on the loan for a set period of time. You don’t...
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The great Australian dream is home ownership and from there growing a profitable property portfolio. However, some may say with most Australians finding it harder to get into the property market, does this mean the dream of a profitable property portfolio is harder to achieve also? Fortunately, there are still numerous ways for achieving our...
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