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Don’t hold off buying due to stamp duty removal rumours

While talk of state governments potentially scrapping stamp duty is positive, property experts warn that the tax won’t be scrapped without a replacement, which could possibly be more expensive over the life of your property purchase. Veronica Morgan, real estate agent, property expert and host of Location Location Location on Foxtel warned buyers not to hold off …

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What you need to know – HomeBuilder

The Federal Government announced the HomeBuilder stimulus package on 4 June 2020. The full details of the scheme are not yet available. This information sheet provides details based on the current publicly available information regarding key aspects of the package. Q. What is the HomeBuilder stimulus package? HomeBuilder is a time limited, tax-free $25,000 grant …

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‘It’s an extra kick’: New-home inquiries spike as buyers jump on HomeBuilder grant

Developers and builders have fielded a wave of renewed interest from home buyers motivated by the federal government’s HomeBuilder scheme. The $25,000 grants come as a welcome shot to the arm for the new homes industry, which was suffering a dramatic drop in sales during the COVID-19 pandemic. The grant applies to new homes of …

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Superannuation: Is investing in property through a SMSF for you?

The best-laid property plans are more often than not long-term ones. It’s a consideration for many of us in these uncertain economic times as we weigh up our financial futures. Widespread moves to access superannuation early due to the coronavirus crisis speaks volumes about how hard people have been hit financially by this unprecedented health …

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First-home buyers in the money as governments splash the cash

First-home buyers and investors are long-time competitors in the Australian property market. When investor activity is high, first-home buyer activity is low and vice versa. During COVID-19, it’s first-home buyers that appear to be dominating the market for the first time in a long while. According to housing finance data from the Australian Bureau of …

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