Getting your foot into the door isn’t cheap, but sometimes it’s where the money is spent that comes as a shock to first-home buyers.
A small Paddington studio has sold for $24,000 per square metre, setting a new record for a block of apartments on Oxford St.
Bidding at auction can be stressful, but buyers can use clever strategies to help keep the price low.
Fixed-rate loans are proving popular for young people, with first-home buyers looking to lock in rates ahead of RBA hikes on the horizon.
Vendors may be more likely to entertain offers they have previously dismissed.
Houses in the capital are rising at more than double the rate of units, the report shows.
Experts discuss if it’s worth stretching the budget for that extra bedroom.
To achieve your property goals this year, you may need to change your tactics.
Use these simple solutions to increase backyard privacy and prevent neighbours from peering in.
Rising damp, termites and asbestos can turn off any potential buyer, but are these problems really deal breakers, and what does it cost to fix them?