Border Bank Property Tips

Keeping you up to date with the property market

and giving you tips on how to improve your home

Are you buying the home you want or the home you need?

Whether you’re taking out your first home loan or are a seasoned property buyer, it can be exhilarating to suddenly find yourself flush with so much capital. While you hopefully will already have a particular property in mind for your purchase, it might be a good time to start thinking about whether you are really […]

Information is current at date of publication: 9:26am Friday, May 13, 2016

What do you do if your property has an infestation?

Have you spotted a few unwelcome guests in your home? Or perhaps your tenants have let you know that they are suffering from something similar? Either way, pests can be a real drain on your emotions and your resources – here’s how you can deal with them in your own home or in an investment […]

Information is current at date of publication: 11:38am Monday, May 2, 2016

When does it become better to buy rather than rent in New South Wales?

When people first move out of home, they will typically end up renting rather than buying their first property. While some young Aussies do choose to continue living at the parental nest and make their initial purchase an investment instead, the fact is that many of us won’t even consider taking out a home loan […]

Information is current at date of publication: 9:55am Friday, April 29, 2016

Are your saving strategies up to scratch?

We suspect there are very few people in the world who don’t wish they had a little more cash in their bank account – and for good reason! Making sure you manage your savings properly could be the key to ultimate financial independence and a comfortable retirement. This is exactly why we here at Border […]

Information is current at date of publication: 2:13pm Friday, April 22, 2016

Cooking up some savings

There are plenty of ways of making a difference to your savings account. Switching to a more suitable account, creating a feasible budget, ensuring that you make regular deposits – there are all kinds of strategies to making the most and losing the least of your nest egg. What these strategies all really come down […]

Information is current at date of publication: 11:43am Tuesday, April 5, 2016