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August edition of Property Management Focus out now!

Aug 9, 2016 9:00:13 AM Share this:

In our August edition of Property Management Focus we look at:


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Topics: Property Investment, Buying Off-The-Plan

Negative gearing #Fact 3: Existing investors are not protected

Jun 16, 2016 9:05:08 AM Share this:

The provisions in Labor’s policy to “grandfather” negative gearing on current investments will do little to help existing investors, and nothing to protect them from the likely negative repercussions of the policy.


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Topics: Property Investment, Negative Gearing

June's edition of Property Management Focus is out now!

Jun 7, 2016 4:10:57 PM Share this:

In our June edition of Property Management Focus we look at:


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Topics: Property Management, Property Investment, Landlords

The facts about negative gearing: #Fact 1

Jun 6, 2016 9:12:51 AM Share this:

The greatest hurdle for first home buyers isn’t actually the purchase price.

Most lenders now require a 20% deposit due to APRA requirements designed to mitigate against the kind of bad loans that helped trigger banking collapses in the US and UK during the Global Financial Crisis; the few lenders who will lend more than 80% of the purchase price also require the upfront purchase of mortgage insurance, which in itself can run into thousands of dollars. 


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Topics: Property Investment, Investment Property, Negative Gearing

May's edition of Property Focus is out now!

May 11, 2016 3:01:49 PM Share this:

In our May edition of Property Focus we look at:


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Topics: Rural & Lifestyle Properties, Buying, Property Investment

April's edition of Property Focus is out now!

Apr 14, 2016 1:25:40 PM Share this:

In our April edition of Property Focus we look at:

  • Investment properties: How to filter the good from the bad.
  • Decluttering before selling
  • Market Facts: Capital cities.

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Topics: Harcourts, Property Investment