Property Finance Strategies - Investment Strategies

    • Not all properties are equal, at least in the banks’ eyes, and that perfect investment property you’ve uncovered won’t always get a loan read more

    • Since the GFC, banks have fine-tuned their policies, using years of data patterns, to avoid lending to people who will end up defaulting. The less mortgage arrears they have on their own books, the more favourably they are looked upon by their own financial backers; usually overseas wholesale lenders read more

    • Home renovations can be a lucrative investment as long as you are fully aware of the full extent of your tax depreciation entitlements. Paul Bennion looks at the most important tax deductions you should be claiming when renovating read more