Should you stage your rental property?

Should you stage your rental property?

Ensuring your property listing looks attractive to prospective tenants is a key part of leasing your property quickly. While it may seem like an extra expense, getting your property professionally staged is a great way to help prospective tenants feel at home as soon...
Common property investor mistakes to avoid

Common property investor mistakes to avoid

There are lots of things to remember when you’re a property investor. From interest rate changes to the ups and downs of property prices, it’s important you remember a few key things to maximise the value you get from your investment properties. In this...
What is rental yield?

What is rental yield?

Before you buy an investment property, you’ll likely calculate its yield. The yield on an investment property details the future income you can expect to make represented as a percentage on an annual basis. Not only does this help you determine if a property is...
Buying property in a self-managed super fund (SMSF)

Buying property in a self-managed super fund (SMSF)

Using an SMSF to buy property has become popular in recent years, but you need to make sure you consider how buying through an SMSF may impact your investment. With the adjustments in this year’s Federal Budget to allow up to six members in an SMSF, this may...
What is Capital Gains Tax (CGT)?

What is Capital Gains Tax (CGT)?

Capital Gains Tax (CGT) is a key area of tax that property investors should understand. While CGT may seem daunting, it’s not as bad as it may seem once you dig a little deeper. In this article, we detail CGT, including how to calculate it.   CGT defined...
What to look for in an investment property

What to look for in an investment property

Searching for the right investment property can be a lengthy process. Not only do you need to think about your long-term wealth goals, but you need to make sure the investment property you buy will help you achieve these goals. In this article, we share six tips to...