The First Home Loan Deposit Scheme (FHLDS) has been designed to help eligible first home buyers get into the property market sooner. But how exactly does it work? What requirements do you need to meet to qualify? And, if you are eligible, how can you apply? We explore everything you need to know.
Single parents struggling to save for a house deposit could get a leg up onto the property ladder through the federal government’s Family Home Guarantee.
The Family Home Guarantee can be used to purchase a new or existing home with a deposit of as little as 2%. Picture: Getty.
The scheme, announced in the 2021 federal budget, allows ...
The recent changes dramatically increase the threshold for consumer transactions, signalling a new era for consumer laws in Australia.
The federal government has extended its HomeBuilder scheme by an additional 12 months - applicants have been given an extra year to start construction to account for supply shortages caused by the pandemic. The extension would provide a lifeline to thousands of home owners struggling to qualify for the HomeBuilder grant.
The sweeping changes have shifted power back towards rental tenants, but some warn it will come at a cost. (AAP: James Ross)
If you are among the one in four people in Victoria who rent a home, or if you own an investment property, changes to the more than 130 rental law changes taking effect on Monday 29th ...
Melbourne’s apartment construction sector could suffer, and homebuyers could cop a $20k increase, under a government tweak to the Better Apartment Design Standards.
Apartment buyers may end up paying an extra $20,000 for their homes under new guidelines announced by the state government on Sunday.
The Urban Development Institute of ...
From 11:59pm on 12 February new circuit breaker actions will be in place to stop the spread of COVID-19 across Victoria.
The COVID-19 Circuit Breaker Action ends at 11:59pm on Wednesday the 17th of February, 2021.
Restrictions to leave home have been ...
Revenue ruling CL-001 has been published following public consultation.
The ruling, which applies to both public and private car parks, explains how to determine the number of parking spaces that are leviable under the Congestion Levy Act 2005 where a space allows for the parking of multiple vehicles.
With the extension of the Australian Government's HomeBuilder Grant program until 31 March 2021, the SRO (State Revenue Office) wants to reassure you there is no rush to apply before the year ends. This is because the previous application deadline of 31 December 2020 has been extended.
A short extract from Premier Daniel Andrews' speech on the upcoming COVID Safe Summer going forward regarding Auction densities.
Real estate: Inspections and auctions may operate with a density quotient of 1 person per 2sqm, subject to use of electronic record keeping. If not using electronic record keeping a density quotient of 1 person ...
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