MLS Article & Updates

5 Tools Everyone In The Real Estate Investing Industry Should Be Using

Read time: 4 minutes, 25 seconds. “90% of all millionaires become so through owning real estate.”  - Russel Sage, Financier Property investing is not something that you should jump into blindly. Before the down payment, do thorough research. Take a deeper look into the property and how you’re financing it. Get an expert to critically analyse the property title with you before making your final decision. It is no fun being house-poor. Or even worse, it is a nightmare to take on a...

You’ve got your first investment property, great! What’s next?

Read time: 4 minutes, 39 seconds. So, you've taken the leap and gotten your first investment property under your belt. I applaud you! Everyone who invests in real estate feels a sense of achievement after they make their first purchase. But, when it comes to your investment, don't stop there. There are still some things that you need to take care of before you can start to sit back, relax, and enjoy the benefits. If you're new to the industry, it can sometimes feel overwhelming or...

How To Save Money When Investing In Property

Saving money. For any smart property investor, this is something that has probably made your resolutions list every year. Still, many people find it hard to tuck away the proverbial dollar a day. Especially today when everybody is nervous about income security, you want to be assured that you can still save while investing in real estate. A lot of the time it can feel like your investment is just taking and not giving. However, it is up to you to assess your assets and take the first...

New Hybrid Working Arrangements – What That Means For The Office Buildings

Read time: 4 minutes, 27 seconds. We’ve been saying for years that we spend too much time in the office. Then when the pandemic hit in 2020, we were forced to try and do more from home including our office work. Many people and companies took a while to get adjusted to the new situation but in time, the raving reviews started to roll in. In a few months, both companies and employees started to see the benefits of working remotely. You don’t have to wake up so early. You have zero...

What Will The Average Mortgage Look Like In The Next 5-10 Years

Read time: 5 minutes, 39 seconds. The average mortgage in Australia is a sum that will continue to rise as the years go by. It is a figure that covers a wide range of different mortgage types and loan products available on the market today. That being said, some factors could potentially affect the average mortgage over the next decade. The Australian mortgage market is expected to grow. CBA, the nation’s largest bank, estimates that it will increase by 3% to 5% by the end of 2021....

The office isn’t dead. It’s hibernating.

Read time: 5 minutes, 39 seconds. Chances are right now you’re sitting in your home office – especially if you’re in Sydney. While that may be great for your new morning routine (no commuting), it’s not ideal if you’re looking to invest in commercial office space. And in fact, commercial properties in the office space are under threat right now - so investors should move carefully. Luckily, when one door closes, another door opens. The savvy investor, as I know you are, will take...

6 Ways First Home Buyers Could Buy Sooner

Read time: 4 minutes, 25 seconds. The dream of homeownership is a tough one for many Australians to fulfil. After all, Australia is one of the most expensive countries to live in. But it’s not just the cost of living and property pricing that delays our property buying. The road to homeownership can be a long and winding one for most. Considering the affordability of repayments, the location and lifestyle balance of the property, saving up the baseline entry-level 20% deposit (if...

Where to Look for your Next Property Investment Purchase

Read time: 4 minutes, 50 seconds. The Australian property market has always been shrouded in mystery and appeal. Many of us are still waiting for the forecasted "popping of the bubble" that many people predicted over the years.  Even now, as we recover from a pandemic, there’s an obvious imbalance between supply and demand. There are more buyers out there looking for properties than there is property available to sell. To put it plainly, we are experiencing a post-pandemic property...

Changes In Lender Rates and What That Could Mean For You

Read time: 4 minutes, 25 seconds. In 2020, when the coronavirus pandemic started to hit hard, the Reserve Bank injected $200 billion into the country’s banks. This term funding meant that banks didn’t need to use asset-backed security to raise funds for now.  Presently, this $200 billion bail-out is geared towards 3-year funding at a 0.1% fixed interest rate. Historically, 0.1% is the lowest that we have ever seen rates drop. The closest being 1.0% in July 2019. So how long will this...

Renovation Improvements That Significantly Increase Property Value

Read time: 4 minutes, 20 seconds. Are you thinking of renovating your home? Whether you’re looking to sell or you simply want to change up the scenery for yourself, renovating your home is a great way to add value to your property. You might be thinking that renovations take a lot of money but to be honest, it doesn’t have to. There are many small improvements and accents that you can add to your property and it doesn’t have to break the bank. Speaking of renovation costs, the...

Fear Of Paying Too Much At Auctions Rise

Read time: 4 minutes, 25 seconds. First home buyer loans have experienced a year-over-year increase of 66% since March 2021. That sets the total loan amount disbursed since then at $7 billion. House prices have gone up a lot in the past year. As a result, sales values for all capital cities have also increased, with Brisbane, Adelaide, and Perth coming out on top. For these three capital cities, sales values increased by 107%, 86%, and 76%, respectively. Despite this, according to...

New Hybrid Working Arrangements – What That Means For The Office Buildings

Read time: 4 minutes, 27 seconds. We’ve been saying for years that we spend too much time in the office. Then when the pandemic hit in 2020, we were forced to try and do more from home including our office work. Many people and companies took a while to get adjusted...

read more

Changes In Lender Rates and What That Could Mean For You

Read time: 4 minutes, 25 seconds. In 2020, when the coronavirus pandemic started to hit hard, the Reserve Bank injected $200 billion into the country’s banks. This term funding meant that banks didn’t need to use asset-backed security to raise funds for now. ...

read more

MLS Top Categories

Property Investment

Property Purchase

First Home Buyers

Commercial Investment

Refinancing

General

Property Investment

How To Save Money When Investing In Property

How To Save Money When Investing In Property

Saving money. For any smart property investor, this is something that has probably made your resolutions list every year. Still, many people find it hard to tuck away the proverbial dollar a day. Especially today when everybody is nervous about income security, you...

read more
6 Ways First Home Buyers Could Buy Sooner

6 Ways First Home Buyers Could Buy Sooner

Read time: 4 minutes, 25 seconds. The dream of homeownership is a tough one for many Australians to fulfil. After all, Australia is one of the most expensive countries to live in. But it’s not just the cost of living and property pricing that delays our property...

read more
Where to Look for your Next Property Investment Purchase

Where to Look for your Next Property Investment Purchase

Read time: 4 minutes, 50 seconds. The Australian property market has always been shrouded in mystery and appeal. Many of us are still waiting for the forecasted "popping of the bubble" that many people predicted over the years.  Even now, as we recover from a...

read more

General Finance

All Categories

Property Investment

Property Purchase

General Finance

Refinancing

B2B

Commerical Investment

Lending

MLS Market Mondays

MLS Minutes

SMSF

Buyer’s Agents

Real Estate

Stay Up to Date With The Latest Articles, News & Updates

Follow Us

Follow us on our socials. We’re active with weekly content. Engage with our activity to get the most out of the posts. We’ll love to have you part of the MLS Family!

P: 02 9635 1888
M: 0424 969 595
Suite 3, Level 2
460 Church Street, Parramatta NSW 2150

LICENCE DETAILS 

Australian Credit Licence Number:
617 251 037
CRN Number: 445485
ABN: 24 617 251 037

AGGREGATOR DETAILS 

Vow Financial Pty Ltd
Licence Number: 390261
ABN: 66 138 789 161
Date Commenced: 21/12/2010