Buying Property Strategies - Investment Strategies

    • In July, we released our annual suburbs guide, revealing the Top 100 property investment destinations in Australia. This is a sneak peek into the suburbs that made the top 20 of that list read more

    • Every market goes through its cycles – even the best ones. The trick is finding them just as they’re just about to recover, which is exactly what is happening in these excellent investment destinations. The clincher: because recent values have been falling, they are now ultra-affordable read more

    • Feeling daunted by a tight budget and limited cash flow? We offer some startling secrets on how to get ahead as a lower-income investor. We also unveil Australia’s safest markets for penny pinchers to invest in read more

    • It is best to consider unit purchases that feature certain qualities, otherwise finding tenants could be a struggle read more

    • Sick of hearing doom and gloom stories all the time? Your Investment Property talks to some tried and true investors, ordinary Australians who have become wealthy through property, to find out where they are buying now and why read more

    • Do you have $35,000? That would be enough to buy a house in Australia’s cheapest suburb. Read on for a state by state breakdown of Australia’s cheapest suburbs. And guess what? Almost three-quarters of them have a median price of less than $200,000. read more

    • It’s a smart strategy – go for areas with big capital growth prospects, but which are heavily discounted at the moment. Think these are hard to find? We’ve done all the hard work for you as we reveal the country’s best high growth bargains. But be warned: they won’t be bargains for long. read more

    • Through networking and learning the language of real estate agents Nathan Birch is finding some amazing deals, including a studio apartment for $20k, a 2-bed house for $58k and a 3-bed house for $20k. He shares some of his secrets. read more

    • If you’re on the hunt for markets that are tipped for capital growth – forget what the spruikers, analysts and real estate agents say – do you own research. We reveal a dead easy trick for pinpointing markets that are set for immediate growth using one of the most commonly available indicators: the rental market. read more