Monday June 1, 2020

Diary of a Househunter

Taking the plunge in a quest for permanency, writes Michael Moriarty.

27th April, 2014
Michael Moriarty.

How did buying a home get onto my 2014 New Year's resolution list, elbowing its way in between trying yoga and running a marathon?

I'd never had an interest in being a homeowner before. I was training to be an accountant in a big firm during the property boom years. Banks were offering me 100 per cent mortgages, my pay was growing each year, and most of my peers were buying.

Years of studying finance didn't give...

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