For new investors or home buyers looking to get into the market, it might well be worth considering rentvesting.
Property prices across the country have continue to slow down, with the latest data from CoreLogic showing national values declined 1.3% in the last month.
Statement by Philip Lowe, Governor: Monetary Policy Decision At its meeting today, the Board decided to increase the cash rate target by 50 basis points to 1.85 per cent. It also increased the interest rate on Exchange Settlement balances by 50 basis points to 1.75 per cent.
When it comes to renovating your property, the costs involved can very quickly add up. Just how expensive the project is going to be, really comes down to the scope of what you’re trying to do. Painting a few walls and updating the carpets is a very different undertaking to adding another storey to a house.
Price growth across the country has continued to slow down last month with the latest CoreLogic Home Value Index (HVI) showing that values dipped -0.6% in June.
While many people assume the property market across the country rises and falls in sync with one another, the reality is that the values in each state, and even each suburb move at slightly different rates.
Housing markets across the country continue to see slowing rates of growth while on a national level, prices fell by -0.1% according to new data from CoreLogic.
Subdividing a property is an efficient way of boosting your rental income and creating equity. This strategy also provides owners with options such as selling, holding or a combination of the two. To help you find a property with the opportunity to be subdivided, we have compiled a list of Australia's suburbs with the highest amount of subdivision properties. This infographic shows the percentage of properties with subdivision potential on the market by dwelling type and number of bedrooms.
Properties which have a positive cash flow are a great benefit to investors as they can assist in creating an extra source of income (pre-tax). These properties cover the costs of holding and maintenance, and allow the extra rent paid to become additional income for you to enjoy.
Renovating a property is an excellent way to increase its market value, it creates the opportunity to improve both cash flow and capital growth for the owner. Finding the right property that is ripe and ready for renovation can be a difficult first step on a renovating journey. To help your search, we have compiled a list of Australia's best renovation suburbs. This infographic shows the percentage of total renovation listings on the market by dwelling type and number of bedrooms.
Distressed properties can provide an excellent source of instant equity, through the purchase of a property at a price below the deemed market value.
There’s no doubt that one of the key drivers of the incredibly bullish 2021 property market was interest rates sitting at record low levels.
This month, the RBA has come out and raised the official cash rate for the first time in more than a decade.
Property prices across the country saw another increase in value last month, however, the rate of increase continues to slow down.
The 2022 Federal Budget had a key focus of reducing the cost of living with rising housing prices and increased rents becoming a common issue for many Australians.