Property Hints & Tips - Investment Strategies

    • Since the release of the iPhone, there has been a frenzy of software developers coming up with new applications to make our lives more fun, more productive and more informed. read more

    • It appears Australians are starting to get the hang of this whole "saving" thing. But there’s a huge difference between tightening your belt and cinching off the blood flow to your lower extremities. read more

    • Your Investment Property asked Judith Taylor from for a quick guide to flood renovations read more

    • Record everything; speak with your insurance company before the clean-up; obtain quotes; communication; take advantage of any free help available. read more

    • If you are like a lot of investors in Australia, and you have bought a property that is costing you more than you thought, well you've got three options: you can either do nothing and watch your money go down the drain, you can sell, or you can increase your cash flow. read more

    • Property valuers spend years acquiring the skills necessary to accurately assess value in their area of expertise, but there are a few simple principles they employ that can assist anyone in assessing what their next investment might be worth. read more

    • Here’s a scenario you probably haven’t give much thought to: what would you do if your tenant passed away in your property? Sydney-based property investor Stacy Mitchell had never considered it either - until it happened in one of his Brisbane properties. Sarah Megginson reports... read more

    • Subdivision is one of the quickest ways to manufacture equity, but there are plenty of traps to the unwary. We guide you through the process one step at a time to help you avoid the risks and maximise your profits. read more

    • By simply knocking together a second abode, that green expanse out the back could be earning you serious investment dollars. Lauren Barker takes you on a step-by-step guide to building a granny flat in your backyard. read more