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  1. HonestShiba replied to the thread Melbourne Cheaper than Brisbane.

    Very good points, agree that important data and context is missing. The video shows data of YoY growth rates of various industries, and...

    7th Dec, 2021 at 6:03 PM
  2. HonestShiba liked Piston_Broke's post in the thread Melbourne Cheaper than Brisbane.

    That video seems very biased with most of the importance of the data and context missing. For someone who sells his services based on...

    wa.png 7th Dec, 2021 at 5:58 PM
  3. HonestShiba replied to the thread Melbourne Cheaper than Brisbane.

    Out of genuine curiosity what economy and jobs does Perth have other than mining? Long term I cannot justify the thesis for Perth, it is...

    6th Dec, 2021 at 12:40 AM
  4. HonestShiba replied to the thread Borrowing Power Banks vs non Bank lenders.

    What do you mean by this? What factors lead to Suncorp, BOQ/Virgin having better serviceability than Big 4 but worse than Firstmac/Resimac?

    4th Dec, 2021 at 10:55 PM
  5. HonestShiba replied to the thread Borrowing Power Banks vs non Bank lenders.

    Why is Suncorp, BOQ/Virgin better than the big 4? Do they have higher DTIs?

    4th Dec, 2021 at 6:54 PM
  6. HonestShiba replied to the thread VIC Best suburbs to buy and live in Melbourne?.

    Does Point Cook really deserve it's own page? lol But hey I own a property there, not complaining

    3rd Dec, 2021 at 10:30 PM
  7. HonestShiba replied to the thread Fixed rates are going to increase.

    To me there seems to be very downside to fixing it. But you may have missed some of the wave already. Brokers can correct me if I'm...

    2nd Dec, 2021 at 12:13 PM
  8. HonestShiba replied to the thread Fixed rates are going to increase.

    In the middle of a refi to NAB, very happy I've rate locked at 2.34% now and it's paid for itself plus more.

    2nd Dec, 2021 at 12:07 PM
  9. HonestShiba replied to the thread Strategy: Rent where you live and Buy Investment Properties.

    Am I misunderstanding or is this an unfair comparison? You're comparing someone with $1mil in debt, with someone who's renting and has...

    1st Dec, 2021