I was telling one of my broking buddies about how I wrote a book and it's called "How To Get A Payrise". He reckoned he was a bit surprised, because it wasn't about how to buy an investment property, or get a loan or whatever.
But the truth is this is where it all started for me...
Check out forumite Jane Slack-Smith (a.k.a. Buzz) in this month's Money Magazine!! Very exciting!! Well done, Jane! Great to see a favourite forum strategy getting recognition :D
Mmmm - now if only I could work out how to upload my scans of the article I would post them here...
Has anyone heard the term "Rent Reliant" recently? As in "We won't approve this loan because you are too Rent Reliant" :eek: ?
I haven't heard it in ages and ws wondering if it has dropped out of favour, or maybe we just less "rent reliant" than we once were? :rolleyes...
One of my Body Corporate Managers has just sent me a letter stating that he has joined the Institue of Body Corporate Managers Victoria and has sent a new Body Corporate Management Agreement for us to approve in our next AGM :confused:
The new agreement sets out a list of...
More news about the folks at Westpac......
I've just heard that they're trialling offering loans to company trusts with residential rates, using some of the residential products, and over 30 years. And that the pro pack will apply.
In the past they treated company trusts as...
Westpac have just announced a new 100% loan for new purchases and constructions!
The LMI is a bit stiff at 3.16% for people who have owned a property before.
And, unfortuately, it can't be used for trusts or companies.
Just wondering if anyone has had actual success in claiming the FHOG after purchasing an investment property.
I've done a search and can see that others agree with me that it is possible in theory that if you have an investment property that you've never lived in, you should be...
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