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  • Seven Steps To Reduce Mortgage Stress

    The federal government and banking sector have thrown everything they can at home owners during the pandemic to prevent widespread mortgage stress across the community. But when the music stops after six-month home loan holidays end, it’s likely some borrowers whose livelihoods have been affected by the pandemic economic shutdown still … Read more

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  • Drummoyne ferry master’s 1912 home on the market

    BUYERS now have the chance to own a slice of Sydney maritime history with the auction of 20 Market St built by 1910s Drummoyne ferry master Captain George Gerdes. Captain Gerdes and his wife Emma built the house around 1912 for their …

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  • White Paper – June 2020

    In the middle of winter, at a time when many communities were still facing restrictions and many of our customers were concerned about the property market, our sales results for June make for compelling reading. Our residential Australian sales in …

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  • July kicks off with exciting auction momentum

    THE FIRST full week of the new financial year saw auction numbers and clearance rates smash figures from this time last year. Ray White sellers who decided not to wait till spring were rewarded last week after the leading real …

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  • Felsch family takes reins at Ray White Rural Dalby

    No strangers to Ray White or the Western Downs livestock community, David and Amy Felsch have officially opened the doors of their new Ray White business and are set to take their hometown of Dalby to new heights. “When the opportunity arose …

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  • 6 Myths You May Have Been Told About Home Loans

    If you’re buying a home, chances are you’ve been given advice from family and friends on how to get the best result from your home loan. Being a mammoth financial decision with many nuances, chances are you’ve encountered a myth or two. Here are some of the most common misconceptions … Read more

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  • Expert Money Tips On How To Tighten The Belt At Home

    When you think about saving money, the first tips that probably spring to mind are eating out less and avoiding Friday night drinks. And when the coronavirus crisis took away those options, you might have assumed that you’d be saving more money than usual. While many people did find themselves … Read more

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  • Can Couples Still Get A Mortgage If One Partner Has Lost Their Job?

    The jobs situation is as dire as it’s been this century. In April, the unemployment rate tipped 6.2 per cent, the highest it’s been since September 2015. Worse, the participation rate, the percentage of people of employment age who have a job, is sitting at just 63.5 per cent, a … Read more

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  • How To Resume Home Loan Repayments If You’ve Frozen Your Mortgage

    Banks have deferred the mortgage repayments of well over 400,000 borrowers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, equating to one in 14 of all home loans, according to the Australian Banking Association. From owner-occupiers fearful of how long the pandemic could last to investors anticipating a rent shortfall, borrowers across … Read more

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  • Sellers Return To Market As Restrictions Ease, New Listings Data Shows

    The number of homes hitting the property market is on the rise, with new data showing an increase in listings as social distancing restrictions have been eased. Selling activity has been ramping back up across Australia, after bans on public auctions and open homes – implemented in March to curb … Read more

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  • How To Reduce Your Biggest Household Expenses

    More than a quarter of the Australian workforce is unemployed or underemployed, and many are searching for ways to trim the fat from household expenses. But what do you do when you’ve already cut discretionary spending and are living close to the bone? Reduce your mortgage repayments If you’ve lost … Read more

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  • What Banks Look For When Approving Loans Amid COVID19

    If you were counting on a pre-approval to secure your new property, looking to refinance, or shopping for a home loan, things have changed in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. Lenders are revising their lending criteria, with a focus on borrowers considered to be in high-risk industries. “Generally where … Read more

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