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RECENT NEWS STORY: Despite having a successful electrical-solar contracting business, self-employed electrician Brad Teasdale was struggling to find a lender. With the help of his broker, Martin Bennett​, and Bluestone, this recent customer boosted cash flow by $8000 a month - an outcome he says has been 'life-changing'....

New research has revealed that 30% of Australians have a Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) account. That’s nearly 5.8 million of us that are using digital layby through the likes of Afterpay, zipMoney and Openpay....

You buy a large block of land, split it into two or three blocks and then sell it for a massive profit. Subdivision sounds pretty simple, right? Of course, the reality is far more complicated....

Buying your first home is an exciting time! But like any first-timer, it is also easy to make mistakes. As mortgage brokers, we're dedicated to helping you have a smooth, and even enjoyable, time throughout the home buying and settlement process. Here are 4 common traps that you should look...

If you think downsizing is a step backwards, think again. There are many reasons why downsizing has become a popular choice for homeowners, especially retirees. Let’s take a look....

Buying property at auction can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. But careful planning can make the process a whole lot easier. Here are our top tips for nailing the bidding experience and maximising your chances of success on the day....

Spring is generally the busiest time of year in the Australian property market, and this season could be a ripper. In recent months, we’ve seen ongoing signs of improving market conditions, driven by a Coalition federal election win, interest rate cuts and a softening of lending restrictions. And it’s clear that...

Asking prices give buyers a guide as to what they can expect to pay for a property at auction. But if you’re a strong negotiator, and depending on the vendor, you could wipe a healthy sum off that number.   Negotiating isn’t that dissimilar from playing a game – it involves reading...