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First Home Buyer Loans Rise 12.9%

There’s been a significant increase in first-home buyer activity over the past year, based on the latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.   There were a total of 9,491 owner-occupier first-home buyer mortgages issued across Australia in December 2023, which was 12.9% higher than the year before.   First-home buyer activity rose in […]

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Queensland’s First Homeowners Grant Soars to $30,000

Unlocking The Homeowner’s Dream In a significant move to support aspiring homeowners, the Queensland government recently announced a substantial increase in the First Homeowners Grant (FHOG) (Queensland Government, 2023). This boost, effective from November 20, 2023, is set to empower first-time buyers by doubling the grant to an impressive $30,000. In this blog, we will […]

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Hunting for a new property in 2018?

Looking for property in 2018? Here are a few tips for property hunters this year. First Home Buyers – Like many first home buyers just saving for a deposit is hard work let alone trying to find an affordable property on the Sunshine coast.Remember your first home is not your forever home so don’t think […]

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4 Simple Strategies for First Home Buyers

Buy what you can afford right now As a first-time buyer, it’s important to know what you can afford to purchase right now. Why wait when you could opt for a cheaper entry point into the market and work your way up the property ladder? As your mortgage broker, we’re here to help you work […]

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