Final touches on $25,000 HomeBuilder scheme announced

June 25, 2020 Finance

The “crucial final touches” on the federal government’s $25,000 HomeBuilder scheme have been revealed. Will your build be eligible?

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Are you confused by the recent government home grant announcements? Let us break this down for you.

June 11, 2020 Finance

You’ve probably heard the federal government is giving $25,000 grants to eligible Australians looking to build or substantially renovate their homes. Today we’ll look at what that means for first home buyers when combined with state and territory schemes.

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So, who’s eligible for the $25,000 HomeBuilder scheme?

June 4, 2020 Finance

You might have heard that the federal government will give eligible Australians $25,000 to build or substantially renovate homes as part of the new HomeBuilder scheme. Today we’ll look at who exactly can qualify for the initiative.

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4 important upcoming business deadlines

May 28, 2020 Finance

Interested in a $10,000 business grant? How about buying a much-needed asset and immediately writing off the cost? Here are four looming deadlines your business may need to start moving on ASAP.

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Goodbye stamp duty?

May 21, 2020 Finance

The dreaded and controversial stamp duty tax could soon be a thing of the past, with calls for it to be abolished gaining momentum.

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Cash rate to remain at record-low level until 2023: experts

May 14, 2020 Finance

Here’s a bit of welcome news for mortgage holders: Australia’s record-low cash rate is likely to remain in place until 2023, according to leading economic and property experts.

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Is now a good time to lock in a fixed rate?

April 23, 2020 Finance

With interest rates at record low levels, today we’ll look at a question that many are asking: should I lock in a fixed rate home loan?

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Making the most of the instant asset write-off before the EOFY deadline

April 30, 2020 Finance

Two months and counting (down). That’s how long your business has to make use of the $150,000 instant asset write off before the end-of-financial-year June 30 deadline.

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Bank loyalty can cost existing borrowers: ACCC report

April 30, 2020 Finance

Loyalty is an admiral trait when it comes to our friends, family and loved ones. But if you’re extending that virtue to the banks, then there’s a good chance it’s costing you thousands of dollars.

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The big questions we’re receiving from first home buyers

April 16, 2020 Finance

It’s fair to say it’s an unusual time to be a first home buyer. But there are still opportunities out there for those whose jobs haven’t been affected by COVID-19. 

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