General Strategy - Investment Strategies

    • Almost 1.9 million Aussies declare rental income to the ATO each year1 so buying an investment property would seem to be as Australian as football, meat pies and kangaroos. However, with the increase in property prices and the number of investment properties available for lease, investors are encouraged to carefully consider all risks before spending their hard-earned savings. read more

    • In times gone past, locating a big block of land and developing it into a duplex or multi-unit building was considered a sure-fire path to property profits. But today? You need a lot more than a prime block of land to ensure a successful development. Sarah Megginson reports read more

    • With many markets growing rapidly in value, can you still find properties selling at a discount? More importantly, how do you spot a gem among the duds? Your Investment Property spoke to the experts to get their top tips for finding these hidden gems read more

    • Want to exit the rat race early but don’t know how and where to start? Your Investment Property spoke to a leading property investment advisor and found out how you can do it read more

    • Fear of the unknown is confining many investors to the residential market. However, the reality is that commercial real estate is nothing to be afraid of. In fact there are some truths that may well blow you out of the water. Alastair Lynn sets out to shed a little light on the murky world of commercial property read more

    • There is a myth in Australia that property is forever. I have no idea why this came about or where this came from, but it seems to be in the DNA of Australian property owners. wHeregroup’s Todd Hunter says it’s about time we all shook off our ingrained fear of selling. read more