The Role of a Business Plan in Securing Financial Support

Most small to medium businesses in Australia require financial support at some point in their journey.  Whether those funds are required to kick-start your endeavours or to help your existing business grow there is a crucial document they all need to access finance.  Enter the business plan, an essential tool...

Tapping Into Equity for Home Renovation

Embarking on a home renovation journey is a thrilling endeavour, offering the promise of an improved living space and increased property value. Yet, the financial hurdles can be daunting, especially for homeowners in Australia with limited savings earmarked for such transformations. But there is a solution that allows you to...

4 simple ways to save for a home deposit

Given the median value of a home in Melbourne was over $800,000 in April, it’s no wonder that getting on the property ladder can seem tough. Your biggest challenge? Saving that all-important deposit – which can take years of scrimping and saving. But all is not lost. With a solid...

The ins and outs of financing a business purchase

If you're looking to purchase a business, it pays to work with a specialist financier who has expertise and experience in business finance. Nathan Coad, Director of NMC Finance, recently spoke with Ali Cain, host of the Buy That Business Podcast about what to look for when securing finance for...

Say goodbye to the landlord

Want to say goodbye to the landlord and buy your own premises? Or perhaps you’re a savvy investor looking to take advantage of historically low-interest rates and dip your toes into the commercial market? Either way, it appears you’re in good company. The commercial property market is proving to be...

Home Price Growth & Forecasts

Ratings agency Fitch has bumped up its property price growth forecast for Australia, and is now expecting prices to soar by as much as 16% this year.  That’s significantly higher than the agency’s previous estimate released in December 2020 – which forecast growth of between 3-5%. It also places Australia...