Melanie Hearse

Melanie Hearse is a West Australian based freelance writer, specialising in real estate, personal finance, health, lifestyle and small business writing.

Her work has appeared on four continents, and she regularly contributes to news and lifestyle outlets, magazines and speciality websites. When she’s not tapping on her keyboard, she can be found watching questionable television, reading a book or talking the ear off a stranger, usually with one of her dogs nearby.

Finance & News Writer


What is the RBA planning for low-interest rates?

April 13, 2021

The RBA cash rate has been low for quite some time, but what are they planning with the low interest rates with mortgage home loans?


The cost of breaking a fixed rate home loan

October 15, 2020

Locked into a fixed rate home loan you're looking to exit early? It pays to do your research if it means avoiding thousands of dollars in break fees.


Styling your house for a sale

April 9, 2019

While we love to fill our homes with sentimental items and decorate according to our personal tastes, styling your home for sale is a whole different ball game.