What Effect Will Interest Rates Have on the Property Market?


It may have come as a surprise to many economists, but the recent interest rate increase a wise move – at least I think so.  The market has enjoyed nearly 2 years of steady recovery, and sometimes it’s easy to lose touch with reality. The reality is that many world economies are still in a… Read More What Effect Will Interest Rates Have on the Property Market?

Buyers – Strengthen Your Offer by Getting Pre-Qualified


In the “good old days” the banks were falling over themselves to give buyers home loan finance. A buyer could obtain a “pre-approval” from their bank, which guaranteed finance for the purchaser up to a certain value. When the economy crashed in 2009 / 2010 these pre-approvals quickly disappeared and home finance became hard to… Read More Buyers – Strengthen Your Offer by Getting Pre-Qualified