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Australia Demographics

Australia’s latest demographic stats

Demographics drives our property markets. In fact over the long term, demographics is more important to what happens to property than short term influences like interest rates or consumer confidence. So let’s look at some of the latest ABS demographic data,...
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Buying a property for a minor [AUDIO INTERVIEW]

Kevin:  Before the break, we were answering that question from Sharon about finance brokers. Speak of the devil, we have probably got one of the best fiancé brokers in Australia, when it comes to investment loans, anyway. On the line, Andrew...
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First home buyers grant – buy now or buy later?

What is the first home owners grant? The first home buyers grant VIC  (FHOG) or first homeowners grant has been around in some shape or form since the early 2000s. Back then, the grant was introduced by the Federal Government...
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Positive Gearing – How to Create Positive Cash Flows

Positive Gearing – How to Create Positive Cash Flows

In the world of property investment, we often hear a lot about negative gearing. On the other side of the ledger, of course, is positive gearing. Positive gearing an investment property should be the end goal for every investor given...
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10 First Homebuyer Lessons to Teach Your Children

10 First Homebuyer Lessons to Teach Your Children

As parents, we all want to see our children succeed in life. And spreading their proverbial wings and flying the family nest to branch out on their own is a big move, particularly when they’re contemplating that first home purchase....
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Caveats

Caveats – The Red Flags of Real Estate

A key part of your research when investing in a property is considering whether you should lodge a caveat on it, but what does a caveat mean and who can and cannot lodge one? In this article we’ll take you...
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What does comparison rate mean for home owners?

Whether you’re a first-time home owner or a seasoned investor, we all want to find the best deal for our mortgage. With an abundance of lenders and loan types paired with the complicated jargon and hidden fees involved with financial...
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7 Tips for Maximising the Sale Value of Your Property

It’s generally a good idea to protect and improve the sale value of your property, even if you’re not intending on selling in the immediate future. Continuing to invest in and develop the property so that it remains modern and...
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