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Negative vs Positive Gearing
Negative vs Positive Gearing Negative vs positive gearing is a common discussion among property investors. Discussions that revolve around gearing are fixated on which approach is optimal for an investor.
Property vs Stocks
Property vs Stocks A common discussion among investors over time is property vs stocks and which asset gives a greater return. When investing your hard-earned cash it can be difficult
10 Mistakes to Avoid When Investing in Property
Property Mistakes When investing in property there are numerous mistakes to avoid. If not recognised or mitigated these mistakes can become quite costly. Many property investors have had to experience
How to Find Cash Flow Properties
Cash Flow Properties Finding Cash flow properties can be quite difficult in today’s market given the higher buy-in prices across many metropolitan cities. With the subsequent lower yields they possess,
Should I use a Mortgage Broker in Australia?
Mortgage Broker A mortgage broker can help pave the way for success. When looking to obtain finance an individual can either deal with a bank or a mortgage broker. Both
How to Calculate the Cash Flow on Investment Properties
Cash Flow When looking at a property deal it is important to understand the numbers and how to calculate the cash flow on an investment property. This will enable you
What Is Rent-vesting and How Does It Work?
An increasingly common approach to property investing in recent years has been the concept of rent-vesting. Rent-vesting has become a more popular phenomenon as house prices continue to grow becoming
Are Buyers Agent’s Worth it?
When purchasing a property as a home or an investment property it can be quite daunting for many people. Purchasing a property is likely to be the most expensive purchase
The Risks of Property Investing and How to Mitigate Them
With every financial decision, there is always an inherent risk and reward. When investing in any asset class the risk vs reward should be considered before making any financial commitment.
What Type of Property Should I Buy?
Property Type When purchasing residential property for investment purposes, asset selection is fundamental in ensuring the property purchased has the highest return on investment (ROI). Over time, certain types of
How To Value A Property
Property Value When purchasing a property, it is important to note that the listed price is not necessarily the true value of the property. In many cases, the selling agent
Capital Growth or Cash Flow
The Dilemma A common discussion amongst investors is whether an investor should focus on capital growth or cash flow. A capital growth approach would focus on purchasing assets that will