The Sydney Property Market Is Back in Growth

Over the past couple of months we have been keeping an eye on some major developments coming through that were set to impact lending and the property market. These are now playing out in the real estate market with Sydney now in growth for the second consecutive...

Here Comes The Money!

Five weeks ago we spoke about three key drivers which are set to impact lending and the property market as a result. These changes are now in effect and we’re set to see them play out with immediate effect. The changes were: Government Policies Reserve Bank...

Important Update – Changes in Lending

No doubt everyone is aware of the massive surprise at the recent federal election, where despite the market assuming labor as an absolute certainty to form government, it didn’t happen. There are a few implications as a result. Further to this, there are a few things...

What does Refinancing actually mean?

If you’re a property owner I’m sure you’ve seen the term “refinancing” in relation to your existing loan, but unless you’ve done it before you may have questions: • What does “refinancing” actually mean? • Why would you do this? • How do you do this? Refinancing is...

Banking Royal Commission Update

I’ve had a host of questions on what the implications of the Royal Commission are so I thought I’d write a post to address this, given there are some important issues that could impact the entire lending market. For those unaware, the results of the Royal Commission...