Property Hints & Tips - Investment Strategies

    • Victorian house hunters can now access local property price information before making an offer, thanks to a new internet resource read more

    • Renovating offers investors an opportunity to add value to their property by improving the quality of their asset. Follow these simple tips to ensure your investment property lasts the distance, presents well and maximises your return. read more

    • What drives prices? How do you know what the property market will do in a month’s time? John Moore of Property Investors Association of Australia reveals just what influences the market and what you can do to capitalise for maximum returns. read more

    • The best way to make money in real estate is by investing in the hot spots. That is, essentially, choosing an area where the value of the investment is going to rise significantly in the foreseeable future. read more

    • If you're a property investor it's important to make sure you're making the most of your investment. And when it comes to depreciation, there are a lot of savings to be had when tax time comes around read more

    • It isn't enough to buy a property and simply sit back while the cash flows in. In today's market, investors need to be smart, innovative and proactive. We show you how to be entrepreneurial and reap the rewards read more

    • So you've found the right investment property and you're ready to make an offer. Here are some tips to ensure the transaction goes as smoothly as possible. read more

    • The amount of return you get from an investment property is going to depend greatly on how that property is managed. You can choose to do this yourself if the property is within a reasonable distance from where you live; however, this can be time consuming and at times inconvenient. read more

    • Finding the right house for your investment can be a difficult task. Narrowing down a few potential buys from numerous 'for sale' or 'auction' signs is harrowing enough. But once you've found that potential gem that's in a good area and close to amenities and transport, what else should you look out for? read more