Property management is often the heartbeat of a real estate agency, and property managers play a critical role in both looking after properties and landlords, as well as managing tenants.
At its meeting today, the Board decided to raise the cash rate target by 25 basis points to 4.35 per cent. It also increased the interest rate paid on Exchange Settlement balances by 25 basis points to 4.25 per cent.
Buying a distressed property can be a good way to secure yourself a better deal, however, these types of properties are often going to come with a few strings attached that you need to be aware of.
As interest rates continue to rise, property investors are looking for ways to boost the yield on their properties to offset higher mortgage costs. A unique approach that increasing numbers of investors are considering is co-living properties that house a collection of individuals rather than a family.
Property prices have continued their recovery in June, with values rising 1.1%, but the pace of growth is now starting to ease.
Property prices across the country are continuing their recovery, as value rose 0.5% in April following a 0.6% rise in March, according to the latest data from CoreLogic.
The Queensland State Government is considering a proposal to limit rental increases to once a year amidst the ongoing rental crisis that is gripping the state.
After ten straight months of declines, national home prices have rebounded 0.6% in March, ahead of the RBA’s decision to hold interest rates steady at this month's policy meeting.
The declines in property prices have slowed down for now, with the latest data from CoreLogic showing the smallest monthly fall since May 2022.
Property price falls across the country are starting to slow down, despite the RBA continuing to lift interest rates.
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.
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.
Distressed properties can provide an excellent source of instant equity, through the purchase of a property at a price below the deemed market value.
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.
Regional property markets have experienced a record run over the past few years as tens of thousands of people looked to escape the city, while others decided to fast track a sea or tree change. In March and April of 2022, the regional markets proved to be high performing.