As this edition goes to press, the Australian Bureau of Statistics announced the quarterly Consumer Price Index, aka Inflation, has jumped to 5.1 per cent this quarter. Michelle Marquardt, ABS … [Read more...] about Inflation And Interest Rates Break New Ground For Property Owners
As someone who benefited from investing in property when I was younger, it’s no surprise that I want to introduce my own little ones to the game as early as possible. Granted, my 2 year old daughter … [Read more...] about Here is a great tool that teaches your children how to build their own wealth
Recently there have been some stirrings around mining town investments as vacancy rates in key areas have started to increase. Combine this with the recent findings in the ABS’s Australian Social … [Read more...] about Mining Towns Losing Their Shine?
Cash-flow positive property means your retirement fund benefits from direct income from day one. But are cash-flow positive properties all they’re cracked up to be for SMSF’s? A cash-flow positive … [Read more...] about Property Inside SMSF’s – Cash-Flow Positive or Negatively Geared?
You may have the ability to buy property inside your SMSF. You may even have reviewed the risks and strategies that you could undertake to ensure it was done effectively. When it comes to deciding … [Read more...] about Why Property Can Be a Great Investment for SMSF’s
Property investing within your Self Managed Super Fund is a highly regulated affair and playing by the rules is essential if you are to avoid the perils and pitfalls of the property game. Follow these … [Read more...] about The Do’s and Don’ts of Property Investing Inside Your SMSF
If you have decided that you would like to invest in property with your SMSF, you will need to ask yourself whether your Fund is healthy enough to finance such a purchase. Financing the investment … [Read more...] about Looking To Buy Property Using Your Super?
It’s an exciting time to be involved in Super. It wasn’t long ago that managing your own Super fund was unheard of. Now the government has loosened up policies on lending within Super and Australians … [Read more...] about Are You Too Old To Invest In Property Using Super?
Last month I talked about some of the most effective things your property manager could do to achieve a high rental return. But are they the right person for the job? Here are some of the things you … [Read more...] about What To Look For In a Property Manager
Although you’ll hear all about New Years Resolutions come January, for me that’s a little too late. Here are my 7 investment principles to help you frame your property strategy so that you can hit the … [Read more...] about 7 Principles for Investing in 2013