Posts Tagged ‘saving’

SAVING FOR A HOUSE DEPOSIT

Whether you are wanting to break out of the rent cycle or you are ready to move out of home into your very own place, saving for a house deposit can seem overwhelming and never-ending. But rest assured, there is a light at the end of the tunnel, you just have to stick it out for a while. Here are a few things you can implement to help to save for your first deposit a little bit easier. Whether you are looking to buy in the next 6 months or the next 6 years, we are sure at least one of these tips will be beneficial. GENERAL SAVING TIPS Tackle your Spendings First The very first thing you want to do is go through your monthly budget and look at… Read More »

FIRST HOME BUYERS – GET YOUR $20,000 BEFORE IT’S TOO LATE

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW FROM THE BUDGET 2017     With house prices continually increasing it’s harder than ever for first home buyers to get into the market. A lot of pressure has been put on both state and federal governments to fix this affordability crisis and in the lead up to the announcement of the Federal Budget there has been much debate in what the Government will do. So what’s in it for first home buyers? iThink Property Sales Agent Mark Costello, who has been helping first home buyers secure properties has got the low down on how first home buyers will be impacted by the 2017 Budget. The biggest hurdle for first home buyers is saving for a deposit. With this in mind the 2017 Budget has introduced… Read More »