Interest Rate Rise: What it means for homeowners

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Worried about interest rate rises? You’re not alone. The Reserve Bank’s announcement on 03 May 2022 to increase the cash rate target has most homeowners on edge. When the cash rate rises, unfortunately, home loan interest rates also rise. But what does all this mean? In this post, we’ll explore what an interest rate rise…

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What to check at an open house inspection

What to check at an open house - Blog - O&C

If you’re searching for your first home, you’ll quickly realise how important open house inspections are. As a first-time buyer, weekends will likely feel like an endless effort to coordinate and drive between inspections searching for the ‘the one’. Buying your first or next home is an exciting but daunting time. It’s easy to get…

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7 Steps To Buying a Home

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The first steps to buying a home can be an exciting yet daunting time in your life. It’s one of those big moments that you’ll never forget, and it’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you start thinking about budgets, deposits, mortgages, interest rates, locations, and the list goes on. The good news is that once…

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