Generation Y is the savviest age group when it comes to their finances and more Australians should follow their lead to save more on financial products, according to Australia’s leading financial comparison website RateCity.com.au Aged between 18 and 34, Gen Y is the most active group of online banking customers, and is more likely [...]
It was the best of times…it was the worst of times. These were the words seem as relevant describing the Melbourne property market today as they were when they were when written by Charles Dickens over 150 years ago in A tale of Two Cities. The latest RPData stats show that overall Melbourne dwelling prices [...]
Many young Australian families are having difficulty getting a foot on the rungs of the property ladder and the common catch cry is “property is unaffordable.” Some blame the high cost of housing on greedy developers while others blame ugly wealthy property investors using tax dodges like negative gearing. But is that really the case?