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How to Switch Lenders and Feel Good About it

Posted by Lorelei Bates on Fri, Oct 21, '16

Picture this. You’re about to purchase another investment property and want your money to go further, so finding a better rate on your current home loan is just what you need.

Plus, it just so happens that you’ve heard about a better deal with another lender, so what now?

Do you go or stay?

It’s no secret that without a mortgage most homeowners would be financially free, so it makes sense to want to pay off your home loan as soon as possible.

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Topics: Finance

[On-Demand Webinar] Fundamentals of House & Land, Duplex and Dual Living Opportunities

Posted by Lorelei Bates on Thu, Oct 20, '16


We listened to requests for more information on how a successful duplex, dual living and house and land investment can help secure your future wealth.

As well as the opportunity to purchase you will also learn a path to follow to help you achieve successful, repeatable profits with these opportunities, and also how to avoid the dangerous pitfalls when it’s done incorrectly.

Joined with Guest speaker, Builder Builder Managing Director Rick Stapleton, where we will walk you through the investment fundamentals and show you how to see strong financial returns with these types of projects.

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Topics: Sub Division

[On-Demand Webinar] How to Find Renovation Property and Create Equity

Posted by Lorelei Bates on Thu, Oct 13, '16

In this recorded webinar we'll show you how to source investment property that will allow you to produce equity through renovation and manufactured growth.

We will also showcase a live investment-focused deal 12km from Brisbane which meets this criteria.  

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Topics: Renovation

[On-Demand Webinar] How to Identify Discount Opportunities and Negotiate Better

Posted by Lorelei Bates on Fri, Oct 7, '16

During this recorded webinar you will learn how to identify discount opportunities to maximise your property investing potential.

We will help you gain confidence with an interactive step-by-step demonstration of the investment process so you can see for yourself how easy it can be to source suitable and profitable property with our online tools.  

By putting the correct strategies in place you can achieve your investment goals.

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Topics: Discount, Purchasing and Negotiation, Growing your Portfolio

Property Investment Finance Fundamentals [SlideShare]

Posted by Lorelei Bates on Tue, Sep 27, '16

Getting the most appropriate finance option to suit your property investing strategy and goals, is a crucial piece of the investing jigsaw.

Finance for homes and investment properties is a hugely competitive industry, with many lenders and types of loans available to you.


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Topics: Finance, Growing your Portfolio

Property Price Guide Terminology

Posted by Lorelei Bates on Wed, Sep 21, '16

Whether you are just starting out in property investment, or are a seasoned expert, the language and terminology used can be confusing.  

Here we break down some of the most regularly used terms to help you on your search.  

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Topics: Growing your Portfolio

Benefits of Refinancing Your Home Loan

Posted by Katy Ferguson on Tue, Sep 13, '16

If you haven’t checked your home loan lately, now could be the time to evaluate your current package while interest rates are at a record low.

Carrying out a full financial review on the loans on your principal place of residence and investment properties can improve your cash flow substantially. Sounds appealing.

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Topics: Finance

[Infographic] Australia's Smarter To Own Than Rent Suburbs

Posted by Katy Ferguson on Wed, Sep 7, '16

To own, or to rent? That's the question many investors and home owner ask themselves.

So how do you know which option is better for your hip pocket, now and for your future?

The location of your property can help determine which avenue is smarter, to help generate positive cash flow for you.

This infographic shows the top three suburbs in each state that makes more sense to purchase than to rent. It could come in handy when investing in a rental property, or if you prefer to rent yourself. 

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Topics: Strategies, Cash Flow, Growing your Portfolio

At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 1.50 per cent.

Posted by Real Estate Investar on Tue, Sep 6, '16

At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 1.50 per cent.

The global economy is continuing to grow, at a lower than average pace. Labour market conditions in the advanced economies have improved over the past year, but growth in global industrial production and trade remains subdued. Actions by Chinese policymakers have been supporting growth, but the underlying pace of growth in China has been moderating. Inflation remains below most central banks' targets.

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Topics: Finance

[Infographic] 8 Benefits of Using a Buyers Agent

Posted by Katy Ferguson on Tue, Sep 6, '16

If you are growing an investment property portfolio or pondering the concept of owning multiple properties, there is no reason why you need to do it alone.

A buyers agent could be for you if you

  • Are time poor
  • Lack market knowledge
  • Are inexperienced 
  • Don't want to do it yourself
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Topics: Research, Growing your Portfolio

[Infographic] Suburbs with the Biggest Turnaround in Median Price

Posted by Katy Ferguson on Tue, Sep 6, '16

We've researched which suburbs in each state have experienced the highest percentage in turnaround in median price from positive to negative over a two year period.

So now you can better understand where you could buy or sell for profit.

You can also download the full report 'Turnaround Median Price Suburbs', which contains 8 other unique suburb reports too, by clicking here.

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Topics: Research, Strategies, Growing your Portfolio

[Infographic] Australia's Highest Renovation Suburbs

Posted by Katy Ferguson on Thu, Sep 1, '16

Home improvements to an investment property can be a profitable investment when done strategically.

It has become a popular choice of property investment to add value to a property portfolio, particuarly for those who can do the work themselves.

When searching for a renovation suited investment property  there are suburbs with higher listings of renovation properties for sale, you just need to know where to look.

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Topics: Strategies, Renovation

[Infographic] Australia's Top Yielding Suburbs

Posted by Katy Ferguson on Thu, Sep 1, '16

Do you want to invest in a rental property that will give you premium yields? 

The location of your rental property can help determine how much return you are likely to make and ultimately how successful the property is as an investment which generates positive cash flow for you.

Yes, those four little numbers mean much more than helping the postman, they make a huge impact on your investment, so pay attention!

For a rental property to give you the best possible return you can consider starting your search by targeting a location which produces high gross rental yields.

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Topics: Strategies, Cash Flow, Growing your Portfolio

[Webinar] The Pros and Cons of Duplex (Dual Occupancy) Investments

Posted by Lorelei Bates on Wed, Aug 31, '16

In this recorded webinar you will learn the steps to follow to help you achieve successful, repeatable profits with duplex investing and also how to avoid the dangerous pitfalls when it’s done incorrectly.

Learn how to:

  • Create instant equity upfront
  • Pick blue-chip growth locations
  • Generate excellent yields and high cash flow with duplex investments from day one.
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[On-Demand Webinar] Using A Buyers Agent to Create Equity on Your Next Deal

Posted by Real Estate Investar on Fri, Aug 19, '16

This interactive webinar will show you how valuable an experienced buyers agent can be when purchasing your next investment property.

You'll learn what a buyers agent is, and how you can use their expertise to help you achieve your property investment goals.

With guest speaker, Pumped on Property's Ben Everingham.



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Topics: Strategies, Growing your Portfolio

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