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Why buying the worst house in the street pays off!

Why buying the worst house in the street pays off!

If you’re looking to enter Perth’s property market, then you certainly have many options on hand. Perth’s real estate market is growing at a healthy rate. However, recent reports suggest that the median price of new homes has just skyrocketed, making the dream of owning a property even harder for some. Nevertheless, there is one very simple tactic you can use to get a property sooner – that is, to buy the worst house in the street. In case you’re…

What to look for when buying your first home

What to look for when buying your first home

If you’re interested in getting into the property market then no doubt you are aware of the First Home Owners Grant. Until 31 December 2017, this grant will be raised from $10,000 to $15,000 for new homes up to the value of $750,000. The threshold is raised even higher, to $1m, for new homes located in the 26th parallel. While this will obviously bring a big boost to first home buyer’s figures, the Housing Affordability Report recently revealed that Western…