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  • Tips for expanding your property portfolio

    Buying your own home is an emotional experience. You have a firm idea of the area and the features you want, but really, when it comes down to it, your final decision will be based on whether it’s ‘the one’. On the other hand, building a property portfolio requires your … Read more

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  • 5 WAYS TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM BAD TENANTS

    Over 7 million people rent their homes in Australia, according to 2016 census data. That’s close to a third of the population. The vast majority of this group are reliable and trustworthy, making for fantastic tenants. Unfortunately there are some who are the exact opposite, presenting huge risk to landlords … Read more

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  • OUR GUIDE TO EXTENDING THE OUTDOOR SEASON AT HOME

    OUR GUIDE TO EXTENDING THE OUTDOOR SEASON AT HOME Most of Australia is still sweltering, but autumn has officially begun and the mercury is falling. For those living in chilly climates, this usually means the outdoor dining and entertaining season will eventually come to an end – but it doesn’t have to. … Read more

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  • How do I choose the right kind of Investment loan?

    When you’ve decided on an investment strategy you’ll need to make sure you’ve selected a loan that will maximise your goals for cash-flow and capital growth. One of the first considerations for your loan is if you should select a fixed or variable interest rate. Variable interest rates for property … Read more

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  • Four things to do before your lease expires

    The end of a fixed term lease can be a stressful time for landlords and tenants, but with come clear communication and forward planning it can become straight forward. Not only is the end of the lease a time to check in with the existing tenant before they make their … Read more

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  • 10 STEPS TO AN EASY PROPERTY MAKEOVER

    If you have been thinking about doing a little upgrading with your investment property, now is the perfect time to start planning. Tax time will be on our doorstep before we know it yet we still have to plan, quote and proceed before the end of the financial year. Spending … Read more

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  • THINKING OF INVESTING IN PROPERTY? HERE’S WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

    If you’re thinking about buying an investment property in 2018 but you could benefit from some guidance, you’ve come to the right place. We understand that dipping your toes into the world of property investing can appear daunting, that’s why we’re here to bring confidence to your decisions. Let’s start … Read more

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  • YOUR INVESTMENT HOME GUIDE IN AUSTRALIA – PART 2

    Thinking about investing in property, but don’t know exactly what you should be considering? This guide will help you to determine the best options for your needs. Are you buying because you want to own a second property closer to the city centre, or because you know that units in … Read more

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  • THINKING OF A CHANGE: SHOULD YOU RENOVATE OR RELOCATE?

    Every year, over half a million Australians buy a new property, and last year over 8million of us did some form of renovations, Reserve Bank and Roy Morgan research shows. When your property’s no longer making the grade, you’ve got a decision to make. Are you going to relocate or renovate? RENOVATE: … Read more

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