A real estate expert advises home buyers

Buyers seeking to get a foothold in the property market need to be wary of bypassing expert assistance

. In the context of Australia’s booming 2021 property market, it wasn’t surprising to read this article by Yara Murray-Atfield on ABC News this morning, which explains how a Melbourne couple turned to social media out of frustration with the competition among home buyers. While these particular buyers eventually bought a property through a real[…]

Do you know the title of your property?

Strata title vs company title – do you know the difference?

. In 1961 – a full six decades ago now – strata title was introduced to Australia, beginning in New South Wales. Today, strata title is by far the most common type of property title covering apartment blocks and unit properties. This may lead some buyers to think that strata title is the only type[…]

Buying a house

Stamp duty waiver of up to 50% for home buyers until 30 June 2021

  If you’re in the market to purchase a new or existing property in 2021, you should know about the stamp duty waiver announced by the State Government in its November 2020 budget. The key information you need to know: The Victorian Government has announced a land transfer (stamp) duty waiver for purchases of Victorian[…]

Selling Your Home? Make sure you remove these deal breakers

Sellng a home these days means you need to be on trend and clutter free with your interior design. Your goal should always be to have the buyer picture him or herself  living in their new home – your home! Decluttering is vital, to ensure that any prospective buyer can visualise themselves living in the[…]

No Change: Reserve Banks Keeps 0.25 Percent Lowest Level Interest Rate

The Reserve Bank of Australia has retained the official cash interest rate at its lowest level of 0.25 percent. The decision was widely expected by analysts and economists. Currently, the Australian economy is experiencing a very difficult period, with the biggest contraction since the 1930s.  Since March, over 800,000 people have lost jobs, with many[…]

Reserve bank of australia keeps rates on hold

Reserve Banks Keeps 0.25 Percent Lowest Level Interest Rate

The Reserve Bank of Australia has retained the official cash interest rate at its lowest level of 0.25 percent. The decision was widely expected by analysts and economists. RBA Governor Philip Lowe gave a more positive outlook as the country gradually reopens its economy. He pointed out that their fiscal policy would have to have[…]

Another Happy Client Recommends Chamberlain Property Advocates

Chamberlain Property Advocates is proud to have worked with another client who was happy with the services we provide. Here’s what Stephen & Connie had to say: “I’d been previously ripped off when buying a property, because I didn’t know the legal ins & outs, OR how to deal with less than scrupulous selling agents.[…]

Reserve bank of australia keeps rates on hold

Reserve Bank Maintains 0.25 Percent Interest Rate

The Reserve Bank of Australia has kept on hold the official cash interest rate at its lowest level of 0.25 percent. The decision was unanimously expected by analysts. RBA Governor Philip Lowe said the country continues to face a difficult period and the outlook remains uncertain at this time. He cited the sharp rise in[…]

Reserve bank of australia keeps rates on hold

Reserve Bank Keeps 0.25 Percent Interest Rate

The Reserve Bank of Australia has decided to keep the latest record level cash interest rate of 0.25 percent. This is in response to the the corona virus pandemic that has been affecting global economies. RBA Governor Philip Lowe said the pandemic remains a major public health issue and many countries are expected to suffer[…]

We are open and here to support you

  We are open and here to support you. As we all navigate this uncertain time, please rest assured that we are here to help with your property needs, whatever they may be. We remain your independent voice, to always support the best interests of you, our clients. Whether buying your first home, moving to[…]