Articles filed under: Investment
Where The Strong Rents Are In Sydney's Troubled Property Market
Sydney’s property market has hit 10-year lows, but some suburbs in Sydney’s east actually experienced rent increases by the end of 2018. Let’s look at the suburbs and what caused rents to rise.
Will 2019 Be The Year Of The Investor?
Although 2018 was a testing year for property investors, 2019 may actually hold many opportunities. Yields are rising, the cap on interest-only loans has been lifted and weaker market conditions mean there are bargains to be had.
Tips For First Time Landlords And Investors
There’s a lot to know about having an investment property, and running it well is important as buying a good property with capital growth potential. Here’s what residential property investors need to know about their new role as landlord.
How Your Property Manager Can Help With Buying Or Selling Property
Did you know property managers can help when you’re buying or selling an investment property? Here are the ways they can use their knowledge, networks and experience to help you buy or sell.
Should You Ever Decrease The Rent On Your Investment Property?
Naturally every landlord looks forward to a rent increase, but should you ever agree to a rent reduction? We take a look at when you should consider decreasing the rent on your investment property.
The Value Of Referrals For Property Management
Word of mouth is an important way for homeowners to find good property specialists in their area, but how do you know when to refer your property manager to your friends and family? Here, we look at the value of referrals and how to know when you should refer.
What Does The NSW Tenancy Reform Mean For Landlords And Tenants?
Tenancy law reform has been introduced in NSW, with changes to rental laws affecting landlords and tenants. Here’s what you need to know.
Should You Positively Or Negatively Gear Your Investment Property?
Both positive and negative gearing can be beneficial for investors. This article outlines the pros and cons.
Where To Invest In Sydney's Eastern Suburbs
A recent Corelogic report shows that the Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs are among the best in the country for rental yield, capital growth and high median rents. Here are the suburbs to consider when buying an investment property.
How To Deal With Challenges In Sydney's Rental Market
In areas with a building boom, you run the risk of an oversupply of rentals. So how can landlords in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs overcome these rental market challenges and come out on top?
Why Landlords Should Avoid Flat-Fee Start-Ups In Property Management
New start-ups have joined the property management industry, offering flat fees at a lower cost. But what impact does this have on landlords and the value of their investment?
Why You Should Use A Property Management Specialist To Boost Rental Returns
Maximising your rental return is a key part of owning an investment property, but where should you start? We take a look at ways to boost rental return and why you should use a property management specialist to help you.
How To Choose The Right Property Manager For Your Investment
Choosing the right property manager is important for your investment, but it’s easy to get wrong when there’s so much to consider. Here’s how to find a good property management company from the start.
How To Buy Property With A Self Managed Super Fund
Buying property through a self managed super fund, or SMSF, is becoming increasingly popular. So how does it work and what do you need to know about buying property through your superannuation?
The Eastern Suburbs' Most Popular Locations For Renters
Recent data shows that the Eastern Suburbs dominate Sydney’s most-searched suburbs for rentals. We take a look at the suburbs that made the top 10 and why they’re a good investment for buyers.
Houses Vs Apartments: Which Is A Better Investment Property?
Investors often focus on apartments, not recognising some of the benefits houses can offer in an investment portfolio. Here are the pros and cons of houses and apartments for investment properties.