Property Depreciation Schedules - The New reality

The Secrets of Backdating Your Property’s Depreciation

Property depreciation is one of the largest tax deductions for homeowners in Australia. But did you know that you can backdate your property’s depreciation? Doing so could save you thousands of dollars every year. As an investor, you need to take advantage of all the tax deductions Australia has to offer. Property depreciation deductions allow […]

The Budget Has Changed The Game

The Federal Budget released on the 9th of May 2017 has changed the game for property investors.  The Government has changed the game in the new budget by reducing depreciation deductions for residential properties. And it’s good news too if you ask me! In this webinar, you’ll  learn the 9 key takeaways from these changes […]

Budget Depreciation Changes

Peter: The attendance tonight is mind blowing. In the world of depreciation, this is very much the equivalent of playing to a packed stadium. So thank you all for your interest. Tyron Hyde: Peter, I’ve never been more popular. Peter: Yeah, well. That’s right. In the quantity surveying world, this is as good as it […]

The 14 Property Must Haves For Every Property Investor

Every investor – whether expert or amateur – should be looking for the same things in a property investment to ensure its success. While there is no exact formula for buying a successful investment, it’s handy to have a checklist to consult to make sure you’re on the right track. Below are some of the […]

Property Investor Buys James Packer’s Property

So, I’ve just heard the news that James Packer sold his multi-million dollar home, and a property investor buys it! Forgive my bit of journalistic license here as I’m not sure if Dr Chau Chak Wing has purchased the property as an investment, but he is a property investor and developer.  Now, based on the […]

Depreciation I Can Claim On My Rental Property

What depreciation can I claim on my rental property? Just like you claim wear-and-tear on a car purchased for income-producing purposes, you can also claim the depreciation of your investment property over time against your taxable income. There are two types of allowances available: depreciation on Plant and Equipment, and depreciation on Building Allowance.  Some […]

How to Use the Property Depreciation Calculator

Your Questions on A Rental Property Depreciation Calculator Answered! Depreciation is not the foremost thing on the mind of most investors at the initial stage of acquiring a property. Usually, the consideration for this benefit starts to set in only after the purchase which may be less advantageous compared to when it is thought of […]