July 2014 (1)

Home renovations blog: Start your renovations at the front door

By the resi financial blog team, 31 July 2014

Great renovations start with the front door

Renovating your home can seem overwhelming for the inexperienced, especially if it is the first time you've considered doing anything remotely new to your home. But the easiest way to tackle these tasks is to break them down into smaller jobs, and tick them off as you go along. For example, a great place to start is the front of the house - and what's more front than your front door?

Replacing your front door is a fantastic place to start your renovations as it has the potential to leave a lasting positive impression. If you have a classy, welcoming entranceway, it ...

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Property Market Information: Detached home construction commitments growing

By the resi financial blog team, 28 July 2014

Property Market Information: Detached home construction commitments growing

The latest release from RP Data has highlighted the rising strength of Australia's property market across the nation, with the increase of dwelling approvals in the first quarter of 2014 promising an overall increase in housing construction strength - setting the precedent and pushing the market even further into development. In fact, there was an 8.7 per cent increase in approval activity over the March 2014 quarter, with a 22.2 per cent growth over the same time 12 months earlier. 

RP Data Research Analyst Cameron Kusher said the strong correlation betwee ...

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Home renovations blog: Increasing Australian pride in homes leading to more renovation

By the resi financial blog team, 28 July 2014

Renovating is popular in Australia

If you're interested in undertaking some renovations around your home, you're definitely not alone. In fact, a new report from Roy Morgan Research has found more than one in every three Australians have the motive to redo their property's interior, with the number of individuals expressing a keen interest in home decoration and design rising by over 20 per cent since 2010. This includes an additional mil ...

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