Guides

Our in-depth guides will empower you with the knowledge you need to become a smarter borrower through every step of the home loan journey.

Guru Guide: Investment property rules to live by

Despite what you might think, saving for the deposit is not necessarily the hardest part of property investment. Your guide to the rules of ...

Understanding the Contract of Sale when purchasing a property

Not all of us have a law background, so to save you the stress and confusion, here's everything you need to know *before* signing your Contr...

Everything you need to know about home and contents insurance

Reportedly, 66% of Australians don't have home and contents insurance, but when disaster strikes, those uncovered are left largely out-of-po...

What are the costs involved in buying a home? the upfront and hidden fees

Before buying a home, it's vital to understand the costs involved, both upfront and ongoing. Knowing your financial obligations will enable ...

First Home Buyers Grant: Everything you need to know

First introduced by the government in 2000 but notorious for chaning its conditions, here is everything you need to know about the first hom...

Your guide to a complete home renovation

Your style-guide to renovating every room of your house to the stylish oasis of your dreams. Renovation tips for the kitchen, bathroom, spar...

Your guide to Adelaide’s property market and its house prices

Adelaide is one of the fastest growing property markets in Australia and it's not hard to see why.

Your guide to the Brisbane property market and house prices

The golden child of the Australian property market, Brisbane has all the creature comforts of a capital city with a little more space.

Melbourne’s most popular family suburbs

Looking to raise your family in the cultural capital of Australia but don't know where to buy? Look no further; your complete guide to Melbo...

Your guide to the Melbourne property market and house prices

When it comes to liveable Australian cities, it's hard to beat Melbourne. With some of the best coffee, bars, food and art, it's a cultural ...

Your guide to the Sydney property market and house prices

Whether it's a terrace in Surry Hills, an apartment in the Northern Beaches or a home in the Western suburbs, there are plenty of opportunit...

How to find your bank statements for your mortgage application

Technology can get the best of all of us at times, so we've put together this handy guide for finding your bank statements for your mortgage...