Questions to ask at open homes
Attending open homes is more than just an opportunity to check out a property to see if you like it or not.
Does buying a home take a long time?
Buying your first home is exciting, but don’t be dismayed if it doesn’t happen quickly.
How to avoid getting gazumped
You’ve been told your offer has been accepted on a home and after months spent searching for a place to buy, you breathe…
Why there's no housing bubble to burst
Is there a housing bubble? Some economists and market commentators believe Australia is in the midst of a housing bubble…
Property outlook for 2018
What does the New Year have in store for you?
When is the right time to buy?
At Mortgage Choice, one of the questions we get asked a lot is: “When is the right time to buy property?” Unfortunately…
Preparing your home for a summer sale
If you’re thinking of selling your home, summer is the perfect time to do so. Australia’s long, light-filled summer days…
The best time to sell your home
We all want to secure a good price for our home – and timing can play a key role.
What happens during settlement
You’ve found your dream home. Your loan is approved. What happens next? We shine a light on the settlement process and h…
Will you be renting for the rest of your life?
Rising property prices across many parts of Australia have left many first home buyers doubting whether they will ever r…
Tips for negotiating the purchase of a property
Have you finally found your dream home after months of searching for the perfect one? If the answer is yes, then congra…
Property valuation vs appraisal
Are you in the process of selling your home? Perhaps you are looking to buy a property?
What if the property prices drop after I buy?
A common question asked by prospective and existing home owners is: what if property prices drop?