A finance and property journalist of more than 15 years, Sarah is the Senior Editor for Home Loans at Finder. She was previously the Managing Editor of Your Investment Property magazine, Australian Broker magazine, and Your Mortgage, a home loan comparison site. She has written for The Sydney Morning Herald, Canstar, Bupa, Mamamia, Kidspot, Jetstar, Tourism Australia, and she has ghostwritten or edited over 20 books. Sarah also has a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Griffith University. As a home loans expert, she is a regular media commentator and has a wealth of experience around mortgages, managing money and investing in real estate. Sarah is passionate about showing Australians how to make their money work harder.
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Greater Bank has dropped some of their fixed rate home loans to just 1.59%. Find out if you're eligible to save thousands on your mortgage.
The pandemic has changed the way we live and work. It's also changed the way housing markets grow – prompting the rise of "20-minute cities".
Learn how to look for the cheapest home loans and how to pick them out from a broad selection on offer.
You’ve done the research and found a property. So how do you make an offer, have it accepted and actually become a first home buyer?
New Finder research shows a rate hike of 0.25% could plunge 150,000 Aussies into mortgage hardship.
As a first homebuyer, you have to get a lot of ducks in a row before you can begin property shopping. This is where the fun really begins!
When I bought my first house, I cried, because I didn't know about stamp duty, one of many costs you don't learn about until you buy a home.
How to get your finance sorted BEFORE you start property shopping, so you know exactly how much you have to spend and what your budget is.
If buying your first home seems like an impossible dream, these tips from first homebuyer Francesca Guerrera should shoot to the top of your "must read".
I've discovered a way to use my Qantas Points for an overseas holiday in a few months' time – travelling all the way to the Antarctic.