Archive for December, 2017

What an incredible week it’s been! Like the rest of the world, it’s been crazy busy and whilst most people are on the home straight finishing up work for a well-deserved rest, we ourselves feel a bit like Santa about to hit the skies to try to look after everyone for their holidays. As it goes in our ‘holiday’ business a house fully booked with back to back bookings until … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Anglesea

It’s hard to imagine that only 40 years ago it was very difficult for a woman to secure a loan to buy a house, near impossible for a single mother to be approved based on her circumstances. They were judged similarly for rental too, which meant prior to the 70’s women in unstable family situations had no choice but to stay.

With incredible strength and determination, a woman that found herself … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Anglesea

Great news again for new home buyers with the option for people to save for a deposit using their superannuation fund. This was introduced from July 1 this year, however there has been talk of making further changes again making it more appealing.

The idea is for buyers to put savings into their super fund via their payroll, so salary sacrifice which will minimize overall tax. Currently it’s been up to … Continue Reading »