Buying Property Strategies - Investment Strategies

    • Building the perfect property portfolio may be a matter of reading the property cycle. Your Investment Property finds out what ‘the right place at the right time’ really means read more

    • Property valuation is often seen as a moving target that depends on a number of factors, but as James Freudigmann explains, there are still some core guidelines that never change read more

    • Forget mining towns, we reveal great investment opportunities in much less risky areas that, for various reasons, are assured of long-term growth read more

    • You have just found your dream investment property. The only problem: it doesn’t exist yet. We unravel the due diligence required when buying off the plan read more

    • As independent Buyers Advocates we are asked every day of the week “What is a good property investment and where should I buy?” To shed some light on this question, let’s have a look at some of the fundamental mistakes that investors sometimes make and ten things you should avoid. read more

    • Your Investment Property tests whether old properties trump new properties or vice versa. While opinions differ, the arguments speak for themselves read more

    • Looking for a quick way to size up a deal instead of embarking on lengthy and time-consuming due diligence? Read on for your ultimate cheat sheet on how to assess a deal fast read more

    • If the property you want to buy is up for auction, you won’t be negotiating with real estate agents. You can still improve your chances if you are well prepared, unemotional and bear the following tips in mind: read more

    • Our countdown of the top destinations in the country for future capital growth and rental returns continues as we reveal the suburbs that made the bottom half of the top 10. They include a mix of inner Sydney suburbs and Western Australian boomtowns read more