The festive season is approaching fast! Which brings the terrifying reality that another year is almost over… have you achieved what you wanted to financially in 2017? More importantly have you thought about what goals you want to set for 2018?
So you have made the exciting step to invest in property and done the hard yards to find a suitable investment that will help you reach your financial goals… so is the hard part over?
Trilby Collingwood – 466/482 Smith St Fitzroy VIC 3065
Located at 466-482 Smith Street, Trilby has been specifically designed to respect and enhance the important heritage values of Smith Street.
Lantern – 193 Wellington St, Collingwood, Vic 3066
193 Wellington St, Collingwood, Vic 3066
The striking black-and-white façade features sculptural forms that call to mind cascading ribbons draping the building and diffusing the sun-that seamlessly integrate the internal and external paces.
Nestled on the southern city fringe – South Melbourne is the perfect suburb for the ultimate work life balance. With South Melbourne Beach, Albert Park Lake and the Botanical Gardens only a stone’s throw away it will be hard to imagine wanting to spend much time indoors.
Property of the Week: Hedgeley – Malvern East
60 Belgrave Road, Malvern East.
Located Only 13km from the Melbourne CBD, Hedgeley boasts a prime location at the corner of Waverley and Belgrave Roads,
Property of the Week: LUMA – Chapel Street Windsor
Located within the popular Chapel Street precinct, Windsor has become the destination of choice for dining and fashion.
Property inspections, whether buying or renting, can be difficult activities. You need to make a huge decision on where your new home will be in a 15-30 minute time span.
Nestled between Prahran and St Kilda, Windsor is the suburb that has it all. From a vibrant cafe culture, to trendy bars and clubs and a destination shopping street it’s hard to imagine ever needing to leave.
As an owner of an investment property, you ensure that you are across all aspects of your investment – you pay special attention to finances regarding the investment, the outgoings and returns and you would have a great relationship with your property manager to keep informed about the properties tenants.
Have you ever noticed how some people seem to rise to the top of their chosen field, or journey ever higher up the property ladder, while others consistently achieve the same “average” results?
What’s a gen-X investor?
Gen-X had it tough – they had to call the dreaded house phone when they wanted to chat to a boy or girl in high school,
What would you think if I told you your choice of lunch today was somehow linked to your success as a property investor?
It’s a strange correlation I know,
We’ve enjoyed a few good years in property but now as this cycle matures in some areas, uncertainty surrounds the potential for future capital growth. It’s appropriate to remember that it’s not so much the outside world that defines our success,
There has been some rumbling in the media recently, particularly with US Analyst Harry Dent coming out and saying that Australia is heading to the same dip that the US suffered with housing prices.
Bad investment choices happen to almost all investors. The market changes, the area’s demographics shift and a once promising property turns out to be a flop. While you cannot always control the outcome of your investment decisions,
Investors are often scared to increase their rent, but it’s not always as difficult or complicated as you might imagine.
Question: If I knew of a method of spending $1500 over the next three years on my rental property upkeep while being reimbursed every dollar,