Jerene Irwin, co-ownership architect.

This blog post is particularly special for me (Daisy- Founder at Mortgage Mates) because we are sharing the vision of a not only a leading female UK architect, but also a close friend of mine, Jerene Irwin. Jerene and I met in high school some 20 plus years ago (not that we like to admitContinue reading “Jerene Irwin, co-ownership architect.”

The benefits of co-ownership.

The benefits of co-owning a home will vary depending on who you are buying with and why you are buying. However, as a co-ownership platform we have pulled together a few key benefits that we believe apply across all co-ownership relationships. With the rising costs of housing in Australia, many people are looking to alternativeContinue reading “The benefits of co-ownership.”

Co-investing. How Mortgage Mates investors can have social and financial wins in the housing affordability space.

Mortgage Mates has been created to enable the co-ownership of property for both ‘live in’ options similar to co-living, and co-investing, meaning two or more people own the property, but only one part of the syndicate lives in the home and pays rent, or none of the co-owners live in the home and the propertyContinue reading “Co-investing. How Mortgage Mates investors can have social and financial wins in the housing affordability space.”

Co-ownership manual extract.

Mortgage Mates is launching our new co-ownership manual today. If you are interested in learning more, below is an extract of the manual, which you can request full copy of at support@mortgagemates.com.au! INTRODUCTION Welcome Welcome to Mortgage Mates! Mortgage Mates is the “tinder” of home ownership, matching you with individuals with the same housing preferences,Continue reading “Co-ownership manual extract.”

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.”

I would never live with a stranger!

Is not an unnatural first reaction when being asked if you would co-own with a stranger. After all, who grows up thinking that at the age of 20, 30 or 45 they are going to buy their first home with three other people! But living with other people, who initially start off as Strangers isContinue reading “I would never live with a stranger!”

The other half of Mortgage Mates!

Who am I?  My name is Jess and I am the other half of Mortgage Mates.  I grew up in little old Adelaide, which for those of you who have never been there is extremely underrated! Following school I moved over to Melbourne to explore new opportunities and study. This move, while not across theContinue reading “The other half of Mortgage Mates!”

Co-Founder insights.

As part of Mortgage Mates we believe it is important for you to know who we are, as well as what we do so as part of our blog page we are going to give you a little insight into us, the Co-Founders of Mortgage Mates as part of our story. My name is Daisy,Continue reading “Co-Founder insights.”