First-time investors are often stuck as to which suburb is the best to buy in. Whether you’re looking to attract a certain demographic, aiming for strong capital growth or seeking the highest rental return, finding the right suburb is an essential part of the investment process. [Read more…]
The property market is surging as people look to place their financial faith in real estate once more. While the enthusiasm of property investors increases, however, so too does the amount of deductions claimed. [Read more…]
Finding the right investment property that ticks all the boxes takes time, patience and a whole lot of smarts. The best place to start is with the basics.
Here are the essential tools and tactics every budding investor needs to know. [Read more…]
There are four distinct phases in every property cycle, yet surprisingly few investors capitalise on this knowledge.
Understanding exactly where you are in the property cycle can ultimately help you pick the best time to buy and sell for maximum profit. [Read more…]
When it comes time to end a tenancy, there are various rules and procedures that landlords need to follow. These rules differ from state to state, but the NSW regulations are a great starting point for landlords.
Here’s how you can work with your property manager to ensure the process remains as pain-free as possible. [Read more…]
Your relationship with a rental property manager is built on trust. After all, they’re looking after one of your biggest investments. But how can you tell if your current property manager is really pulling their weight? Here are some early warning signs that indicate it might be time to move on. [Read more…]
Property investment brings with it the golden promise of steadily increasing returns. But the reality is that ongoing repair costs, low rental rates and high vacancies can potentially put you in the red.
Here are some ideas to remedy negative cash flow and protect your property during tough times. [Read more…]
Everyone has an opinion when it comes to first-time property investment, so sometimes it’s best not to believe everything you hear. Let’s examine four of the big property myths that might deter would-be investors, and how you can plan a successful investment strategy. [Read more…]
It’s the age-old property investment debate – buy an established property full of potential, or a new property that delivers instant tax incentives.
The answer, of course, depends on your priorities.
Let’s break it down. [Read more…]