In our previous episode, we talked about the challenges rising interest rates pose.

Now, we are tackling the best approaches to this worsening unaffordability issue... How can home hunters manage their risks effectively?

In this follow-up episode, we're talking about the best strategies for first home buyers to cope with rising interest rates.

We also weigh in on timing the market according to your allotted budget, assessing your financial capacity, outsaving the property market, rentvesting as an option, and more!

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We'll see you on the inside!

Episode Highlights:
1. Recap: The impact of rising interest rates on a buyer's borrowing capacity [01:55]
2. The amount you own versus the amount you owe [03:02]
3. The difference a bad mortgage broker can make [08:49]
4. Is fear of debt always reasonable? [12:32]
5. What can cause you to lose borrowing capacity? [16:57]
6. Planning ahead: coping with rising interest rates [19:37]
7. Rentvesting as an option [22:44]
8. Advice from Meighan and Veronica [27:11]
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Veronica Morgan & Meighan Wells 

Veronica & Meighan are both licensed real estate agents who exclusively help buyers. Together they have nearly 40 years experience as property professionals.

Veronica is principal of Sydney based Good Deeds Property Buyers and is also co-host of The Elephant in the Room property podcast as well as Location Location Location Australia on Foxtel and author of Auction Ready: how to buy property at auction even though you're scared s#!tless!

Meighan is the multi award winning principal of Brisbane based Property Pursuit, chairperson of the REIQ Buyers Agent Chapter & a regular media commentator.

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