Ownership

An Easy Guide To The Costs Of Buying A Home

personOtto Dargan access_timeMay 6, 2015

There’s probably a good reason that you’re 30 and still living with your parents but let’s face it, it kind of sucks when all of your friends have moved out and are getting on with their lives. Isn’t it time you moved into a home of your own? Leaving the nest is a big...

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Home Loan With Spouse’s Income

personOtto Dargan access_timeJune 11, 2014

Many couples choose to separate the ownership of assets from the source of income. For example, the husband may have a good income and the wife may buy the family home in her name with a home loan in both names. Unfortunately, many banks don’t like this structure or many of...

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NSW To Restrict Stamp Duty Exemptions

personOtto Dargan access_timeSeptember 13, 2011

From January 1, 2012, New South Wales first home buyers will only be eligible for a stamp duty exemption on newly built and “off the plan” homes. These changes will significantly disadvantage a large majority of first home buyers, as over 80% of homes bought in NSW...

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