Investment

Ease your investment property cashflow burden

2018-09-11T10:24:01+10:00September 11th, 2018|

Whether you are a frst time property investor or a property portfolio owner, cash flow is critical. There are many ongoing, and sometimes surprising, costs associated with holding investment properties. Numerous unending costs include insurance, body corporate/strata fees, council and water rates, property management fees, land tax, maintenance and repairs.

Holiday home or good investment? Can it be both?

2018-08-05T21:48:37+10:00June 13th, 2018|

Australians LOVE a holiday and while overseas travel is high on the list for many of us we are also blessed with an abundance of fabulous holiday destinations in our own backyard. For some of us, when we find a piece of paradise on home turf the lure of our own holiday hideaway is strong. Be honest! Have you ever checked out real estate prices at your favourite holiday spot?

Gen Y is now the leader of the pack

2018-08-05T21:45:17+10:00March 8th, 2018|

We’ve all seen the headlines – ‘Housing affordability crisis’, ‘Will Gen Y ever own a home?’, ‘Young buyers turn to bank of mum and dad’ etc. Yet despite media reports of an ’affordability crisis’ in the Australian housing market, recent research shows that one in every five Australians owns an investment property – an increase of 3% since 2015.