Month: August 2019

Month: August 2019

What is Genuine Savings?
August 27, 2019 Borrowing Tips & Tricks, Your Deposit Nicholas Gohdes

In short, ‘Genuine Savings’ is a term used by most banks to refer to savings you have made yourself over a period of time. This is opposed to savings acquired in a lump sum e.g. receiving a gift or a one off bonus from work. Why do the banks care? By evidencing that you have

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6 Simple Tricks to Secure Your First Investment Property.
August 13, 2019 Investors, Real Estate Investing Nicholas Gohdes

Investing in a rental property is a fantastic way for most Australian’s to grow their wealth. Unlike paper investments like stocks and bonds, property is an asset that you can see, touch and stand on. However, most Aussies just don’t know what the banks look for when deciding how much to lend. Keep reading and

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8 Steps to get Into Your First Home
August 2, 2019 First Home Buyers, Home Buyers Alex Lyall

Saving for a deposit to purchase your first home can seem like a daunting task. However, saving for a house deposit does not have to be a tiring and lengthy ordeal. After all it is the great Australian dream to own your very own home. I can recall a time when I was in a

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