There is a growing speculation that 2017 will be the year that the Reserve Bank of Australia will finally raise the official cash rate. If this happens, it will be the first time the central bank will raise rates since November 2010. Rate hike forecasters claim that the recent cuts have failed to create the […]
Buying a home is likely to be the biggest financial decision you are likely to make so it can be very disappointing to find that your dreams of homeownership are put on hold when your loan application is turned down.
There is no reason to lose hope and you can often find a way to finally […]
In the past few months, I’ve noticed a number of my friends listing rooms in their home or their entire home on Airbnb. Much of this has to do with the fact that we live in the Washington, DC area, and this week, there are a lot of visitors coming in from out of town […]
62% of landlords and letting agencies choose who to rent to based on their financial history
Landlords state someone’s history is more influential than their current salary
39% don’t necessarily tell a tenant applicant if they fail a credit reference check
Renters risk losing out on properties by failing to manage their credit report and score
With as many […]
Two friends of mine are in the process of looking for a new apartment to rent. They’ve been living in a place owned by some family friends, but they’re looking to find a place closer to their respective jobs, so they’re currently hunting for a good apartment that meets all of their needs.
Here are a […]