• 22/09/2020

Category: Articles

Social Media: The Power of Why?

There is plenty of buzz in the market about social media and its potential for business. We are told to “connect with our clients” or to “engage with them”, but how and to what purpose?…

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Obtaining Work/Life Balance

Work-life balance is too important to be left in the hands of your employer. Marsh lays out an ideal day balanced between family time, personal time and productivity — and offers some stirring encouragement to…

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Will Australian House Prices Go Up or Down?

Source: http://www.onthehouse.com.au/ Location: http://onthehouse.yahoo.com.au/index.htm?Action=news_article&ArticleId=043 Date: Tuesday 9th June 2009 5 Things to Know There’s passionate dinner party debate about whether Australian house prices will continue to fall or rise. The confusion has befuddled some of…

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Government changes Superannuation laws to boost property market?

What will happen to the property market after the First Home Boost? We are the very first generation of Australians who know that we must fund our own retirements. Already, before the 2009 May Federal…

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Will Australian House Prices Go Up or Down?

Source: http://www.onthehouse.com.au/ Location: http://onthehouse.yahoo.com.au/index.htm?Action=news_article&ArticleId=043 Date: Tuesday 9th June 2009 5 Things to Know There’s passionate dinner party debate about whether Australian house prices will continue to fall or rise. The confusion has befuddled some of…

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Media to Promote Australian Property

Accredited Broker | 19 July, 2011 Several economists have the belief that televised Property shows played a large role in the 2001 to 2003 Australian property boom. Every channel had some sort of “be a…

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Westpac trying to reduce sales through brokers

John Kehoe | AFR | 19 July, 2011 http://afr.com/p/business/financial_services/big_four_and_online_mortgages_threaten_Dhl4mp70EtLv659DfbpfvMING Direct, Australia’s fifth-largest home lender, has delivered a stern wake-up call to mortgage brokers, telling them to lift their game or risk becoming irrelevant. Lisa Claes,…

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What to do if your client is in financial hardship

It was topical a few months ago that borrowers in financial hardship could ask for assistance from their home lender. A lot was in the papers but there was no substance how or what specific…

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Proposed carbon tax weighs on property sector

Benjamin Preiss | SMH | 18 July, 2011 http://www.smh.com.au/business/proposed-carbon-tax-weighs-on-property-sector-20110717-1hk0e.html Uncertainty about a carbon tax, and messy state and federal government relations, are among the greatest problems facing the real estate sector, an industry forum has…

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Home loan rise signals recovery

Home loan rise signals recovery AAP | SMH | 11 July, 2011 http://www.smh.com.au/business/home-loan-rise-signals-recovery-20110711-1h9rz.html A 4.4 per cent rise in home loans in May suggests the housing market is starting to pick up after the slowdown…

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