Now is the perfect time to buy!

Coming through a pandemic, it might seem unlikely that now is the right time to be buying a home. But research is showing, that for individuals, the economy and community, now could be the perfect time to buy a home, build more housing and invest in our futures. For those of us who have remainedContinue reading “Now is the perfect time to buy!”

The rollercoaster of 2020…

For those new to Mortgage Mates, we launched our MVP last year to test the idea, seek feedback and learn from others. Since then we’ve been lucky to participate in two pre-accelerator programs, gain insight from our mentors, commence relationships with a number of third parties and pitch to investors. We have been overwhelmed withContinue reading “The rollercoaster of 2020…”

Thanks Covid-19, now what?

If you were thinking of entering the property market in the next year or two, you may be wondering how this will work now, thanks to all things Covid-19. Depending on your current location and situation, the landscape may have started to shift quite significantly for you and you may feel less in control thanContinue reading “Thanks Covid-19, now what?”

Steps to buying a house with your Mortgage Mate.

Buying a house is going to be one of the largest but most exciting things you do ever get to do. It might seem scary, and a bit overwhelming at first, but Mortgage Mates is here to help you understand the process and take the steps you need to take to co-own a home together.Continue reading “Steps to buying a house with your Mortgage Mate.”

From Co-working to Co-living… why not both?

The idea of co-working has been around for a long time and co-living spaces is now growing and evolving both in Australia and internationally. But what actually is it? Realistically, it can be many things and is different for each situation and person but in essence it is the idea of a community living orContinue reading “From Co-working to Co-living… why not both?”

I already have a Mate, so what about me?

Mortgage Mates specialises in enabling all Australians to be able to own their own home. We believe co-ownership is a key solution to housing affordability and have developed our algorithm to ensure users can match with new Mates, or, confirm their existing Mates match their home ownership needs. If you have already found a partner,Continue reading “I already have a Mate, so what about me?”

Housing post Covid-19

The Great Australian Shame? The face of the Australian housing crisis is often seen as an individual, currently without a home, visible but ignored on the streets of our capital cities across Australia.  But the impact of unstable housing and the lack of affordable homes, runs much deeper than this and affects many more peopleContinue reading “Housing post Covid-19”

Earn an income from your home!

Buying a house is probably going to be the most expensive purchase you ever make! But in the world of technology, not only can you reduce the cost of home ownership by owning with your Mate, you can also find ways to monetise your property in new and unique ways! When looking at revenue streams,Continue reading “Earn an income from your home!”