Farm Succession Planning: Balancing Financial and Emotional Aspects for Generational Transition

28 September

The Challenge Facing Farm Owners  The complexity of farm succession planning extends beyond mere financial transactions. For farm owners, navigating the transition of a generational asset such as a farm is both an economic and emotional endeavour....[Read More]

Spring auction rates heating up, just like the weather

27 September

There’s been a surge in the number of homes going under the hammer compared to the same time last year, as the busy spring selling season gets under way. The warm weather drew buyers to 2550 auctions in capital cities across the country this...[Read More]

Call to check homes for fire risk as heat strikes early

27 September

TIME TO BE BUSHFIRE READY: * The latest NRMA Insurance Wild Weather Tracker reveals that most people are unprepared for bushfire season * Almost half (49 per cent) of Australians are concerned about being impacted by bushfire or grassfire during...[Read More]

Treasury warns rent freezes would reduce housing supply

27 September

Rent controls would negatively affect the quality and supply of homes and increase costs in the long term, Treasury officials warn. Senior department staff spoke about the impacts of rent freezes gathered from international research during a...[Read More]

Activities to try in your 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s and beyond

21 September

Every stage of life offers unique opportunities for personal growth and well-being, both physical and mental. Whether you’re in your 20s or beyond your 50s, there’s always something new to try that can keep you active and mentally stimulated....[Read More]

Towers to be torn down for first housing ‘accelerator’

20 September

Two “uninhabitable” towers in Melbourne’s inner-north will make way for Australia’s first social housing “accelerator” project to boost supply amid the national crisis. Prime Minister Anthony Albanese joined Victorian Premier Daniel...[Read More]

Considerations when preparing your home for sale

14 September

Preparing your home for sale in Australia requires a mix of strategic planning, maintenance, and marketing savvy. The process is a multi-faceted journey that encompasses both practical and aesthetic elements. Taking the time to optimally prepare...[Read More]

Rental properties disappear in property sell-off

13 September

Hundreds of thousands of rentals have disappeared from the national market as nervous investors lead a mass exodus from the real estate sector. Rental dwelling sales surged in the past 12 months, according to a survey of 1724 investors by the...[Read More]

The significance of eco-conscious living

7 September

Adopting an eco-conscious lifestyle has far-reaching implications for not only reducing your individual carbon emissions but also preserving valuable natural assets and contributing to a more liveable planet. Each of us, in our daily activities, has...[Read More]

All you need to know to get a home loan

7 September

When you get to work on the requirements, a mortgage or home loan application may seem to need an infinite amount of paperwork. However, your home loan provider is also required to conduct due diligence before they can approve a mortgage...[Read More]

Clearing the clutter: A 9-step guide to organising your space

31 August

Cleaning up and organising your living area may seem daunting. However, by embracing these nine straightforward principles, you can cultivate an orderly and serene environment.   Seek Inspiration Find your muse in decluttering champions like Marie...[Read More]

Rental crisis supercharges discrimination: top advocate

30 August

The rental crisis is driving a growing number of Australians into homelessness, particularly people from marginalised communities, a parliamentary inquiry has heard. Homelessness Australia CEO Kate Colvin revealed the number of people accessing...[Read More]