first home buyers

Five reasons it’s a good time to be a first home buyer

Date Published: 01/10/2019 Category: Member Benefits

A lot is happening in the market to turn a first home buyer’s frown upside down.

Member Benefits Update June 2019

Date Published: 05/06/2019 Category: Member Benefits

In the June edition of your member benefits update we pay tribute to former Prime Minister and former ACTU President, Bob Hawke, we highlight five traps to avoid as a first home buyer, there’s a handy guide on superannuation terminology, plus you can win one of six DVDs in our competition!
Photo: Annie, a HACSU member from Victoria, is proud to be union – read her story here and other union members’ stories on our Facebook page


Vale Bob Hawke
It is with immense sorrow and gratitude that the Australian union movement acknowledges the passing of Bob Hawke on 16 May 2019.

Five first home buyer traps to avoid

Date Published: 22/05/2019 Category: Member Benefits

The number of first home buyers in Australia’s housing market has hit a six-year high, according to new ABS data, but when it comes to buying a home, errors can prove costly.

Family ties

Date Published: 18/09/2014 Category: Member Benefits

Faced with rising property values, first home buyers are banding together with friends and family.