Property Depreciation Schedules - The New reality

Buy Property the Warren Buffett Way…

From a quantity surveying point of view, it’s never been a better time to invest in property… and in this week’s QS corner, I’ll tell you why. We depreciate investment properties based on the construction cost – not the purchase price. And since the GFC I’ve seen many cases where the purchase price is actually […]

Tips & Tricks of Property Investing

Let’s get into the tips & tricks of property investing: 1. The higher the building, the higher the depreciation Why? Because it has more of that plant and equipment stuff that I’m talking about and this stuff depreciates faster. It also has things like gyms, pools, etc. (UPDATE: Deductions for plant and equipment items may […]