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Protecting yourself when going halves in a mortgage

JUST because property is unaffordable doesn’t mean you can’t afford it. That’s the message thousands of single-income Australians are discovering and it is successfully getting them into the property market.

The ins & outs of co-ownership

Read about our co-ownership agreement and tenancy in common on realestate.com.au

Groups Pool Resources To Buy A Home

PodProperty estimates the number of people it has assisted with their co-ownership plans grew 51 per cent year on year to January 1, a jump Levitt largely attributes to the effects of the global financial crisis and people wanting to spread their mortgage risk

Proof that mortgages & mates can mix

Lenders have seen a 300 per cent boom in the rate of buyers tackling a mortgage with a mate in the past six months, The Daily Telegraph reports.

Co-ownership products tap into growing market

Jeremy Levitt, Director PodProperty, a company that facilitates co-ownership agreements, says stricter lending criteria and insecurity about employment are powerful catalysts for co-ownership arrangements.

CBA Property Share Fact Sheet

CBA Property Share Fact sheet recommends PodProperty Co-Ownership Agreement (see eligibility criteria)

Crowded Houses – Young couples, friends join forces to buy | MX

Couples and friends are banding together to buy property in a bid to beat soaring interest rates and exorbitant housing prices, reports Matt Sun in MX | 26 July 2008

CEO of PodProperty named a finalist and a “Young Innovator” in Anthill Magazine’s inaugural ‘30under30’ Awards

We congratulate Jeremy Levitt who was nominated as a finalist in Anthill Magazine’s inaugural ’30under30’ Awards which is a competition designed to discover Australia’s leading entrepreneurial minds under the age of 30 on 18 June 2008.

Teaming together to buy property – the legal issues

With interest rates set to rise later this year many home buyers are looking at alternative ways to enter the housing market. Realestate.com.au’s Australian editor, Charlotte Cossar, investigates legalities surrounding co-ownership | 8 May 2008.

Co-Ownership – the latest buzzword

With housing affordability at an all-time low co-ownership is fast becoming the latest buzzword, says Jill Fraser.

Roads to the big dream | PodProperty in the Daily Telegraph

To beat problems with affordability, some first-home buyers invest with friends, others get help from mum and dad. When all else fails they are moving out of Sydney in order to own their own patch, says Mercedes Maquire, Daily Telegraph, 20 April 2008

Avoid Joint Pain: How to become property partners

Joining with friends or family to break into the property market can be a great idea but don’t skimp on the paperwork, says Wendy Mason, Herald Sun, 15 April 2008

PodProperty – First at 5 on Channel 10 news

Channel 10 News, 6 September 2007

Collective ownership gets singles into the market

Realestate.com.au, August 2007

He ain’t heavy, he’s my co-owner

Sun Herald and the Age, 8 July 2007

I get buying with a little help from my friends

Your Mortgage Magazine, March 2007

Rising Tide – Property in a sea of change

BRW Coverstory – 22 September 2007

Let’s buy a house together

Cosmopolitan Magazine, 1 January 2007

Beating the affordability blues

Australian Property Investor Magazine,
1 December 2006

Higher rates ‘good news for investors

Sydney Morning Herald, 30 August 2006

Property a buyer’s market

The Australian, 25 August 2006

Professionals turn sideline into main game

The Australian Financial Review, 11 August 2006

Thinking outside the city square

The Age and also appearing in the Domain, 12 July 2006

Campaign addresses GLBT affordability

SX News, 15 June 2006

Friends the next property partners

Australian Broker Magazine, 23 May 2006

Sharing The Homebuying Load

Your Mortgage Magazine, 25 April 2006

Help for would-be investors

mXBiz, 6 April 2006

Sharing makes price burden twice as affordable

Daily Telegraph, 23 Feb 2006

A Way In For Young Property Investors

SmartHouse Technology Guide, 4 April 2006

Share Living

The Cage, Triple M, 104.9FM, 15 March 2006

Realestate.com.au talks co-ownership

With more Australians considering buying property together, especially Gen Y, Realestate.com.au takes a look at how co-ownership works in practice and the risks involved.

Friends can help you get in a foot in the property door

JUST because property is unaffordable doesn’t mean you can’t afford it. That’s the message thousands of single-income Australians are discovering and it is successfully getting them into the property market.