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Perfect time for a property health check with CPS Finance

On the back of high auction clearance rates and valuations showing properties are still holding their value in many suburbs, now is a perfect time for a health check of your home and investment loans. With interest rates at a record low, it is more important than ever to ensure … Read More

Nearly 60% of Australian renters adversely affected by COVID-19

“The majority of renters in Australia are finding it harder to pay the rent due to COVID-19, a survey conducted by Australia’s leading rental property website Rent.com.au, has revealed.

Almost two-thirds say they would like more support and information from Government, property managers and property owners.

Around the world, communities are impacted … Read More

Renters win as owners face short-stay apocalypse

“The accommodation apocalypse that hit short-stay Airbnb apartment owners and operators in Sydney and Melbourne is leading to an oversupply of long-term rentals, sharply driving down rents.

The sudden halt to international and local travel in March is flooding key inner Sydney and Melbourne markets with an extra 1000 former Airbnb … Read More

COVID_19 Lender Help

The RBA & APRA have worked with lenders to create not just some physical assistance measures, but more importantly, have created an environment where lenders are going to be working with their borrowers to help them through COVID_19 related financial issues without penalising the borrowers for doing so…. Read More

Brisbane market will see rents rise as supply and demand begins to balance out

“Confidence is returning to the Brisbane inner city apartment market as vacancy tightens and developers start planning new projects.

RENTS are expected to rise as the Brisbane inner city apartment market continues to tighten with oversupply hitting its peak four years ago.

According to JLL’s latest 4Q 2019 Residential Apartment Market Report … Read More