Official support will hopefully result in short-term rentals being a viable option for every homeowner without fear of legal or financial penalties
Despite gains in rental affordability, many minimum wage earners are still struggling to find affordable housing
Tenant unions are alarmed, as these platforms could potentially jack up rates in pricey rental markets
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What do you do if the ATO comes knocking to make sure that all of your property investment deductions are genuine? Your Investment Property offers 10 bite-sized tips to get you through the audit process.
We’ve scoured the city for great areas to invest in property and one suburb has come out tops. Not only is it in the right phase of its property cycle to start buying, yields are high, vacancies are low and median prices are affordable at under $450k. A number of fundamentals also suggest this area is going to boom and the time for investors to sit up and take notice is now.
A snug inner city location, excellent rents, cheap property prices, a booming local economy and house prices set to skyrocket: need we say more?
Rates may not have dropped this month, but that’s no reason not to take action and reduce those investment property loans. We reveal three top tips you might not have considered.
The RBA’s decision to keep the official cash rate on hold this month has been labelled a defining moment by a major real estate group. It believes that the RBA’s cautious move could hit buyer sentiment hard.
There has been quite a debate going on amongst providers of property data over the past week or so regarding the reliability of one key property index. Read on for both sides of the story.
RP Data has revealed a list of the 20 most crowded suburbs in Australia. Are any of your properties squeezed into these areas? Find out now.
Sky high levels of vacancies, high competition among sellers, pitiful rents and an excess amount of stock on the market have combined to make these markets no-go-areas. The scary part of it is that many were once highly popular.
Property industry insiders have been picking through preliminary results of last year’s ABS Census and one high profile figure has pointed out that, despite 300,000 people "disappearing", landlords well and truly have the upper hand. Read on to discover why.
Local house prices have reached “absurd levels” claims one observer, so what is it that's keeping our property market afloat? And why are interest rates just one small part of the puzzle?
If you think you’ve found the perfect apartment investment, then read this first. Sometimes behind the scenes shenanigans can scupper your investment dreams.
Does this month’s rate hold by the RBA represent the beginning of a winter of discontent for struggling property investors? One commentator certainly thinks so. Read on to discover why.
More than half of Australians have experienced “bank rage” – anger or significant frustration toward their financial institution – it has been claimed. And the Big Four have come in for a bashing.
A significant number of Australians still have the renovation bug, according to new research. TV shows like The Block are speculated to have inspired Aussie investors to use renos as an investment strategy.
In a surprise twist, Hobart has emerged as Australia’s best-performing capital city, according to RP Data-Rismark’s June Home Value Index, but local experts have said they beg to differ.
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