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North Wets Sydney for First Home Buyers

Buying

North west Sydney – the new hot spot for first home buyers

It’s hardly new to anyone that the Sydney property market has become like an elite club, open only to a select few. It’s rare that first home buyers can find their way in, and many are seeking alternatives outside of the central... more
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Investing

How APRA’s changes to investor loans can affect you

If you’ve been in the market for a home loan over the past few years, with the goal of investing in property, you will not doubt have seen APRA’s name pop up numerous times in various capacities. The Australian Prudential... more
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Investing

Is Airbnb too good to be true for rental investment?

Although it may feel like the sharing economy is still new, the reality is that ride and home-sharing companies, like Uber and Airbnb, have been around for close to a decade. The uptake of these services started with a slower... more
Property Investment in Regional Victoria

Investing

Regional Victoria: the affordable investment for investors

As most buyers give up on the possibility of an affordable property investment in Australia’s major cities, the prospect of taking their money out of town starts to look more appealing. With many inner city areas in Sydney and... more
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Buying

5 things you need to know about buying a house in Australia

Australia has become extremely attractive to foreign investors over the last decade or so and the ever-changing skylines of our major cities are direct evidence of this. Previously, there have been benefits and incentives for... more
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Renting

A change in lease accounting: tenants will want shorter leases

If you’re in commercial property as a tenant or a landlord (or if you lease equipment), then you should by now have heard of the IFRS16. Stay with me - what was previously your operational lease has now been overridden and... more
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Investing

Should you invest in a house or an apartment?

Taking your first step into the property market is exciting but it can be difficult to know which decisions are right and what the best choices are for you. One of the main issues facing young first home buyers is whether to buy... more