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Ten Tips for Buying Investment Property

Andrea Kerr - Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Ten tips when buying an investment property 1. What do you want to achieve? Understanding your objectives is key to finding the right investment property. The actual property itself is never the end goal when it comes to investment  (Read More)

Do you need Lenders Mortgage Insurance

Andrea Kerr - Thursday, July 30, 2015

How to buy without a 20% deposit When you consider that a small flat in Sydney could set you back half a million dollars at the moment, saving a 20% deposit to buy that flat – $100,000 – can seem an insurmountable task. That’s w  (Read More)

How to Increase your Borrowing Capacity

Andrea Kerr - Saturday, July 25, 2015

Maximising the amount a lender will hand over to you isn’t about trying to take on unmanageable levels of debt. It’s a matter of taking a few simple but smart steps that could mean the difference between toiling in that ‘fi  (Read More)

What to look for at an Open House

Andrea Kerr - Saturday, July 25, 2015

There’s an old saying that you should never judge a book by its cover, and this is true for houses – after all, who would buy one having never seen more than the front door? Open inspections are opportunities to really flick through the p  (Read More)

The Supposed Death of my Coffee Machine.....

Andrea Kerr - Wednesday, January 28, 2015

How many of us start the morning with the must have coffee. Well me for one, and oh no catastrophe this morning when hubby told me the coffee machine made a crackling noise and then would not turn on hence DEAD.  (Read More)

Finance Studio App

Andrea Kerr - Sunday, January 11, 2015

Introducing our new APP Over the last few months Finance Studio has been working hard creating an APP (free) that will assist both existing and new clients. We have several features within our APP that we are sure you will find handy as   (Read More)

Christmas Day and Boxing Day Spending Blues

Andrea Kerr - Saturday, January 03, 2015

I just love Christmas and Boxing Day spending the day with my husband and children, seeing their faces light up and jumping into bed to tell us Santa has arrived. Then there is the opening of presents, and searching for batteries (w  (Read More)

Preparing for a Mortgage

Andrea Kerr - Sunday, November 23, 2014

Are you prepared for a Mortgage? I speak with a lot of people wanting to purchase a home asap. Unfortunately not all the people I speak to are in the position to apply for a mortgage quite yet which is why I decided to put together a guide to gi  (Read More)

What is a Mortgage Broker?

Andrea Kerr - Friday, November 07, 2014

I GET ASKED THIS QUESTION FROM TIME TO TIME - WHAT DOES A MORTGAGE BROKER DO? The simple answer is - we work on your behalf to find the right lending solutions to suit your needs now and into the future. Back in my day yo  (Read More)

What is a Credit Report?

Andrea Kerr - Monday, September 01, 2014

A Credit Report is created when you first apply for any form of Credit in Australia, you must be a minimum age of 18 years old before applying for credit. Each person has or should have only one Credit Report dedicated to them and is identified   (Read More)

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