Co-living with a Mate.

The concept of co-living has been around for a number of years, providing often short term, low cost accomodation as a housing option. Previously known as share houses or houses of multiple occupation, having a resurgence, living together is now existing under the brand of co-living. ‘Coliving is much more than a student flat orContinue reading “Co-living with a Mate.”

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.”

How does Mortgage Mates work for you? Part one- ageing in place.

Mortgage Mates has been developed to support individuals priced out of the property market to own their own home. As an organisation, we believe every person should have the ability to live in a location they like, close to community, connection and support options as needed by them. We know that the fastest demographic intoContinue reading “How does Mortgage Mates work for you? Part one- ageing in place.”

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! 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.”

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?”