Buying Property Strategies - Investment Strategies

    • High-yields produced by cash-flow positive properties maybe tempting right now, but it's important not to lose sight of the fact that only growth investments bring you the ultimate financial freedom in the long run. Nila Sweeney reveals 30 growth suburbs forecast to grow in value by as much as 50% over the next 3-5 years in part 1 of the two-part series read more

    • Buying a home in Australia has not been this easy in years, especially for first homebuyers, according to a recent industry report. read more

    • Continuing uncertainty about where interest rates are headed is forcing investors and would-be investors to question their approach to property investment and revisit the age-old debate – do you negatively gear and strive for the best capital growth or should you focus on cash-flow positive properties that deliver higher rental yields? Monique Wakelin reports read more

    • Buying an investment property is a relatively easy process; however, it's your ability to negotiate successfully that can give you the upper hand and save you tens of thousands of dollars read more

    • As Australians live longer and fertility rates fall, the retirement sector is becoming an increasingly appealing investment opportunity. And for property investors who can navigate this sometimes confusing sector, there's plenty of money to be made read more

    • While paying off the mortgage and being debt free may be the ultimate aim for many homebuyers, savvy property investors are finding that the fastest way to build their portfolio is by paying as little as possible on their mortgages via interest only loans. Here's how to avoid the traps and maximise the benefits read more