Mortgage Mates- what have we been up to?
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.”
Today it is with lots of mixed emotions that I announce it is my last day with Mortgage Mates. It has been an incredible 4 years and I’m so excited to watch where the business goes from here! When I think back over the last 4 years, I’m so proud of everything we’ve achieved –Continue reading “A Mortgage Mates goodbye…”
What do you do if you already co-own a home?
As many of you know, Mortgage Mates is facilitating the ability to co-own a home by matching two or more Mates to own a home together. Co-ownership is like permanent co-living, which has been around for a lot longer than our version of shared ownership, and comes in the forms of flatmates, roommates, share housesContinue reading “Co-living for Single Parents- the beauty of ShareAbode!”
From match to home owners! Once you have matched on Mortgage Mates, you might be wondering where to from here. Co-owning a home has lots of benefits and starting on the journey is exciting but can be overwhelming if you don’t know where to start. Check out our co-ownership manual for further support on the process.Continue reading “From Match to Mate!”
Sharing the ownership of property between two or more people or entities is called co-ownership. The co-owners can be friends, family members, business partners or strangers! As highlighted by Pod Property ‘Over the last 15 years, house prices across Australia have risen by enough to leave a generation of Australians feeling like they are neverContinue reading “How does a co-ownership agreement work?”
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.”
Buying a home may be one of the biggest financial (and personal!) decisions of your life. It can set you up for the future but also shapes your future. We therefore understand how important it is to make an informed decision when purchasing a house, particularly when entering into the property market through an un-traditionalContinue reading “Considerations of Co-Ownership”
As we patiently edge ever closer to 2021 and what is hopefully a happier, healthier year for many of us (whilst keeping all fingers crossed and putting no pressure on 2021 to deliver so we don’t scare it off!) It is the perfect time for us to sit back and reflect on what has beenContinue reading “Our ‘year’ in review, and thank you.”