Todd Hunter

Todd Hunter

TODD HUNTER is director, buyer’s agent and location researcher for Sydney-based wHeregroup. He is an active property investor himself and amassed a portfolio of 50 properties by the age of 31.
 

  • I always laugh at Budget time... read more

  • If you have read a newspaper lately, you no doubt have come across the APRA changes that are taking effect in the lending world. If you think they have finished with the financial industry, think again... read more

  • Now don’t get me wrong, I don’t want to have to pay more on interest than I have to. But on the reverse, higher interest rates present much better buying opportunities. And the profit in investing is in the buy! read more

  • After being up there recently, I have to say I wasn’t a real fan of Noosa as a holiday destination, but each to their own. I was there to research the location and really see what potential investing locations I could sniff out. read more

  • As Australians, why do we talk about property all the time? Basically, because we like it and the topic makes us feel good. But why does it make us feel good? Yeah, we’re about to get deep. read more

  • In the last few weeks, the majority of banks and lenders have increased their fixed rates by as much as 0.6%. Either the banks are trying to gain margin back on their lending or they are seeing troubled waters ahead. I think it’s a bit of both. read more

  • I recently had the pleasure of meeting some clients that found me through blind luck. Let me explain… read more

  • I understand that potential investors are wanting to know what I look for when I research, so I am going to divulge a recent location I invested in, but more importantly, why I invested there... read more

  • If you’re going to use a property Buyers Agent, they really should be a professional investor, not just an active investor who owns 4 or 8 properties. Really they should own 20+ properties if they are going to give sound advice. There are many new companies that have recently been established purely due to the low interest rate environment. Many only own a few properties, of which they probably used a Buyers Agent to buy for them. read more

  • After the last rate cut, all the lenders reduced their rates by varying amounts. It’s a minefield out there, as rates are reflective of whether you have an owner occupied loan, an investment loan or a combination of both. read more