The One Principle That Puts Everything Into Perspective

With the volatility seen in share markets this year, along with continued uncertainty in property prices, it could be easy to let fear influence your decisions when it comes to money and investing in 2020. While each recession has its unique catalysts, this year being...
Key things to consider when you refinance

Key things to consider when you refinance

With interest rates at record lows, it may be a good time to think about refinancing your mortgage. There are several advantages to refinancing including the potential for lower repayments, special refinancing offers and additional loan features such as an offset...
Your key costs as a landlord

Your key costs as a landlord

Property investing is an excellent vehicle for building long term wealth. But you need to factor in the upfront and ongoing costs of being a landlord. Throughout the duration of holding each property, you need to have the stable cash flow to cover your key expenses...
Rethinking Lenders’ Mortgage Insurance

Rethinking Lenders’ Mortgage Insurance

Lenders’ Mortgage Insurance (LMI) is typically seen as an additional cost when people buy a property. Some experts, however, think that investors can make LMI work for them. LMI is critical for the lender as it protects them if you’re no longer able to pay...
Different Ownership Structures For Property

Different Ownership Structures For Property

In Australia, over 65 percent of buyers purchase their property in their own name. But other ownership structures may be suitable for you, depending on your intentions with the property investments and how it fits into your wider portfolio. Below, we outline a few...