Real Estate

Tue 24 Apr 2018

REVEALED: 22 per cent of home buyers blow their budgets

REVEALED: 22 per cent of home buyers blow their budgets

SOME people spent $150,000 more than they planned, with many saying they just fell in love with a particular property or underestimated the costs.

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Sex for rent: Seedy landlords exploit housing crisis

Sex for rent: Seedy landlords exploit housing crisis

A WOMAN was told she could live in this man's North Coast townhouse for free. But there was a major catch.

Tue 17 Apr 2018

13 sneaky ways real estate agents lie to you

13 sneaky ways real estate agents lie to you

EVERYONE knows estate agents use creative flair to talk up their listings. But don’t be fooled by these tricky words and phrases.

Sat 14 Apr 2018

OUT OF CONTROL: Secret forces behind high house prices

OUT OF CONTROL: Secret forces behind high house prices

WHILE we’ve been calling on the government to do something about out-of-control house prices, more powerful forces are pulling the strings.

Thu 12 Apr 2018

What to think about before going guarantor

What to think about before going guarantor

IT MIGHT seem like the right thing to do, but being guarantor on a loan for a loved one can ruin finances and families.

Wed 11 Apr 2018

Urgent hearing to resolve 'foghorn' tenant case

Urgent hearing to resolve 'foghorn' tenant case

AN ELDERLY woman's tenancy is on the line after neighbours complained about her "unusually” loud voice.

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