Depreciation on Your Investment Property

Depreciation on Your Investment Property Most investors buy property for long term capital growth, however understanding and legally claiming deprecation on that asset, can increase your cashflow and assist to reduce your holding costs each year, which may enable you to invest in more property and grow your asset base. Like any tax benefits, these

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Using Data to Your Advantage When Buying Property

Using Data to Your Advantage When Buying Property   Successful property investment is equal parts science and art. In our last article, we spoke about the fundamentals of investing, including risk management, understanding property cycles and more. In this blog, we take a look at the ‘science’ aspect: The importance of data and how to

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Fundamentals of Property Investing

“Begin with the end in mind”- Stephen Covey   If we are to follow the advice of world-renowned author of 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, we must know what our objective is before we begin the process of property investment. Having this end-goal in mind, it is then possible to work backwards from there

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Buying in a SMSF

Self-managed super funds have grown in popularity over the last several years, as people become more aware of their superannuation investments and where they stand. The GST did no favours for many Australians, and many unsuspecting investors lost huge portions of their superannuation due to the crash. A SMSF allows people to have greater control

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