General Strategy - Investment Strategies

    • More investors are becoming aware of the great investment opportunities offered in property, but there is an area that remains largely overlooked that can deliver impressive returns to investors. read more

    • Access to good-quality research has never been greater, with rich data and valuable insights available to everyday investors. But are property reports genuinely reliable – and can we depend on them for accurate insights and guidance? read more

    • Australian investors have an overwhelming preference for residential property. According to Cromwell Property Group’s Hamish Wehl, that means they’re missing out on the significant wealth-generating potential of a lesser known asset class: commercial property read more

    • Have you ever wondered why lawyers don’t have to pay lenders mortgage insurance, even on a 90% loan? How can you tell if someone is recommending a product just to earn a high commission – or worse, if they’re trying to rip you off? read more

    • Stability, security, comfort and control – these are just some of the reasons why Australians value home ownership so highly. But with housing affordability at record lows, how can we tackle this ongoing crisis? read more

    • Apartments offer a more affordable entry point to the property market than houses, making them a popular investment choice. But for the uninitiated, navigating the strata side of the equation – also known as the owners corporation – can be a nightmare read more

    • There is a breed of savvy investors spending up big on property. What’s their secret? Do they have a magic ball? The answer is no, they simply know how to read the property cycle better than most and aim to invest at the bottom of the cycle. read more

    • Ascertaining the true value of a property is one of the most crucial skills you can have as an investor.  Develop a professional valuer’s mindset and a keen aptitude for analysing real estate with these six tips. read more

    • The diamonds of the property market are mixed with duds, so you need to be careful when you’re looking to buy. Focusing on a few key details can put your property ahead of the pack. Jacqueline So reports read more