Buying an Investment Property Articles:

Depreciation Facts

Australian expats lose capital gains tax exemptions

THE FEDERAL Government has made a very significant change to capital gains tax (CGT) affecting ex pats, but it’s likely there are many Australians living overseas who are still completely in the dark about it. Put simply, the change entails the CGT exemption for the Australian family home, which has been in existence for 35 […]

Read more
Depreciation Facts

How First Home Buyers can Claim Property Depreciation

First home buyers seem to be a popular topic of discussion in Australia. They’re either getting a lot of government incentives and grants on the one hand, or they are finding it tough to get into the property market due to rising house prices on the other. Over the years I’ve been invited to talk […]

Read more
Depreciation in New Residential Buildings

Commercial Property Investment Guide

If you’re looking to invest in real estate, commercial properties present plenty of opportunities. However, it would be best to consider the risks and market drivers. This commercial property investment guide will help you. When investing in commercial real estate, you must think about more than the property investment basics. There are many complex market […]

Read more
Man sitting on floor with piggy bank

Investment Property Cashflow – Complete Guide

Cash flow can become a significant problem with your property investment. For beginners, slow cash flow could prevent you from building your portfolio as quickly as you’d like. Happily, there are some tricks you can use to improve your investment property cash flow. So, you’ve got what you think is a great investment property. You’ve […]

Read more

Things To Know Before Buying an Investment Property

Six Things To Know Before Buying an Investment Property: You may be thinking about buying an investment property. Australia has a strong property market, which attracts a lot of buyers. However, there are some property investment basics to keep in mind. The attractive Australian house market has many people investing in property. For beginners, this […]

Read more

Best Reasons to Invest in Commercial Property

You have a choice to make when investing in real estate. Commercial properties may be more difficult to manage than residential homes. However, there are plenty of reasons why you should invest in commercial property. So, you’ve decided to invest in real estate. Commercial properties may not seem like the best choice. They come with […]

Read more

Should You Buy A Holiday Home?

Sipping on a cocktail while lying on a pristine beach over the summer holidays, you were ruminating about how fantastic this lifestyle was. Perhaps you were watching your kids running around in the shallows of the water, screaming with delight, while your partner sat on the beach beside you beaming with joy. “Life doesn’t get […]

Read more
How to increase the rent

13 Ways to Maximise Your Rental Yield

While a property investor’s major goal is likely to be capital growth, they’ll also be looking for solid rental yields to help them hold onto their asset. To achieve the best possible rental return, you’ll need to maximise the appeal of your property to potential tenants. But what do tenants want? Generally they’ll want a […]

Read more
How To Spot A Property Scam

Property Investment Scams – How To Avoid Them

They’re suave, they’re slick and above all, they’re convincing, with their sales pitch down pat. Who are they? Property spruikers. Unfortunately in Australia’s largely unregulated property advisory market spruikers – masquerading as experts – can flourish and their unsuspecting victims stand to lose a lot of money. How can you avoid being preyed upon? We’ve […]

Read more
open house sign

How To Buy Under Market Value

WHO doesn’t love a bargain? We all pat ourselves on the back when we purchase something for less than its true worth. Yes, I can see that smile of satisfaction! While it’s easy to pick up a new shirt or pants for half price at the latest sales or find a barely used item on […]

Read more