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Five Property Negotiation Tactics To Save You Money

Spend Less with the Right Tactics Information goes a long way when you’re buying an investment property in Australia. Without information, you can’t prepare for the negotiations. This is when you sit down with the seller to try and find the right price for your investment property in Australia. However, the information you have isn’t […]

The Secrets to Investing Using an SMSF

You Could Use Your SMSF to Save on Your Tax Bill You can use a SMSF (self-managed superannuation fund) to buy an investment property in Australia. However, this has previously been quite difficult. Many lenders would not allow SMSFs to borrow money, which means they had to fund the full purchase themselves. However, that changed […]

The Ultimate Auction Guide to Getting Lower Prices

You Could Bag a Great Investment Property in Australia at Auction Trying to buy an investment property in Australia at an auction is something of a mixed bag. On one hand, you have the chance to snap up a bargain. A lot of sellers use auctions as their last resort. As a result, they may […]

Where To Buy Your Investment Property

Where should I buy my investment property?  Investors mostly focus on Australia’s biggest cities, overlooking the smaller capitals such as Hobart, Adelaide and Canberra. However, what is often forgotten, is that some of the best opportunities lie in these areas, if you know where to look. Experts are increasingly naming Hobart as the place to buy. It has […]

Is it a Repair or Capital Improvement

To Repair or Not to Repair – That is the Question! When you renovate a property, the builder will generally supply a Tax Invoice that outlines the amount owed and an overview of the work carried out. If part of the work carried out is deemed to be a repair in nature, you can claim […]