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The top 5 places where house prices are set to soar

If you’re committed to making a solid investment in property in the next few years, and are open to the idea of investing interstate, some key areas are emerging as the next hot spots to buy into. Recent research conducted by... more
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Where rents are increasing despite the housing downturn

It may be that ‘the housing downturn’, albeit slowing,  is the main headline, but the real news right now is that rents are actually steadily increasing, nationwide. Property research group CoreLogic released its quarterly report... more
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Investing

The large NSW regional towns ideal for first homebuyers and investors

Getting ahead and securing a stable future are priorities for many Australians, but with city lifestyles becoming increasingly costly, the tunnel just seems to get longer, and the light at the end of it further away. Working out... more
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Investing

Five strategies for buying on a falling market

It’s hard not to believe the hype, but there are situations where you really should not. The Australian property market is one of those situations. It’s true that the market is currently going through one of its worst periods in... more
Negative Gearing

Investing

How will proposed changes to negative gearing policy affect you?

So, we turned our back for a second and just like that we find ourselves hurled helplessly into yet another Australian election campaign. As always, there are a multitude of things to pay attention to that affect each of us... more
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Investing

The towns outside of Melbourne that are growing in value

If you’re a home owner in 2019, then you will have learnt just how resilient you are. There have been some real nail-biting moments in recent months, but amidst the cloudy days there are - believe it or not - some patches of blue... more
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Why Tasmania should be on your home hunting list

So you’ve been hunting for a home and nothing is quite hitting the mark? It’s either not what you’re looking for or – as many Australians are now finding – is way out of your budget. If you’re looking for a less conventional... more