Loan Principle

Why investors follow first-time buyers in the market

Good news for our state’s tight rental market, investor funding in Western Australia increased 164% ($ 453 million from $ 171 million) in April 2021 compared to April 2020, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). This is in addition to the improvement in March 2021, which saw investor …

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Would taxing the rich help the United States?

Dr Anthony Stevens-Arroyo Since the first time our first ancestors came out of caves to live in organized societies, governments have collected taxes. The pharaohs needed the stone to build pyramids, whereas today spreadsheets establish the tax tables. Oliver Wendell Holmes reminded us that paying taxes “buys civilization”. If we …

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Good debt you can add to your mortgage

A mortgage is more than a huge, scary debt you have to pay to own a home. This is an opportunity, thanks to historically low interest rates, to get ahead financially, whether by creating wealth or better managing your other debts. First, understand the difference between good debt and bad …

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