camyperthWhat to do with our house: new way of looking at this
29 January 2010
Yes,this is certainly right - any income you earn from rentals is definetely subject to tax. On the other hand all expenses such as agents fees, rates, maitenance,…
jb_moneyGetting a thankyou gift for a mortgage broker?
11 February 2010
The best gift you can give to a good broker is to actively recommend him to your friends and family when they need a loan. Brokers are small business owners and really…
Trent DavidsonLVR on project home building costs
17 February 2010
The property is initiallialy security for the loan. So in effect removing the improvement takes away the habitability of the property. Dropping it into the vacant land…
Westpac's Variable Rate Increase; Will others follow?
When I was searching I noticed that many of the lenders who provided much lower standard rates did so in introductory offers, or did not provide…
Jodie80Who does the final inspection? or builder? or a 3rd a party?
4 March 2010
I believe its your Site Supervisor and yourself who would do the final inspection? Unless you have arranged for an independent building inspector as well. At my place, my…
Pepto471Bank Valuation Short!!!! what to do??
5 March 2010
can someone help me with these questions i have a loan approved with CBA, i have signed documents etc and my loan account now appears on my netbank. what is the maximum…
zoe's mamaChallenging bank valuation in established suburb (WA)
15 March 2010
I managed to get evidence that our valuation was ~30k short. Still didn't help though. I tried my best to negotiate, now I just have to suck it up and move on
AnnietomWill we have our valuation/bank cheque by settlement?
18 March 2010
oh I feel for you Roar, we had a tight timeframe too, a lot of people do, some have to vacate rental places etc... it's a bit stressful to say the least. do you have a…
Trent DavidsonNeed advice with loan rejection (good news!)
29 March 2010
Pepto you need to check your docs. If you have signed them already, you have a binding contract.. there would be fees to break this. Bankwest and CBA are different…
dreamzConfused about using Land Equity on a Construction Loan?
13 April 2010
glenglenWat is the common method for investment?
15 April 2010
First time, You seem to be doing everything correct in regards to investing, that is getting the information you need to make a decision. 3 people you need around you…
Help with bridging finance - any other options
$22k for bridging finance for 5 weeks? Either you are borrowing a very large sum of money or something isn't right there. The 10k break fee I can understand, that is…