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Property Market Continues To Improve In Brisbane

Brisbane is starting to live up to all of the expectation and hype but most experts believe there is still more to come! If you are an owner of real [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:31+00:00 September 7th, 2016|Brisbane, From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on Property Market Continues To Improve In Brisbane

Brisbane Grows More Than 6% For The Year, But Smarts Still Needed By Investors

Brisbane has experienced over 6% growth in median housing across the last 12 months according to Core Logic's recent data. It clearly shows there is a lot going on with [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:31+00:00 July 11th, 2016|From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on Brisbane Grows More Than 6% For The Year, But Smarts Still Needed By Investors

Rates on hold in March but do we care these days?

The RBA cash rate announcements on Tuesday 1st March, used to be the most important barometer when it comes to home owners and investors trying to make a call where [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:31+00:00 March 8th, 2016|From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on Rates on hold in March but do we care these days?

Australia’s Property Markets Moving In Different Directions!

It’s a new year and for many it allows for a chance to reflect on the year that was, take stock and start to set aside some time to plan [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:31+00:00 January 27th, 2016|From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on Australia’s Property Markets Moving In Different Directions!

ASIC Investigating Developers Paying Hidden Commissions To Advisers

Reports that property developers are offering advisers commissions to promote their developments to self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) are being heavily scrutinised by the regulators! Speaking at the Financial Planning Association [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:31+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on ASIC Investigating Developers Paying Hidden Commissions To Advisers

Why FOMO Continues To Drive The Property Market!

Fear of missing out (FOMO) seems to directly correlate with increases in property prices and is a recipe for disaster for the average property investor! The mentality of the herd [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:31+00:00 August 17th, 2015|From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on Why FOMO Continues To Drive The Property Market!

Australian Property Still Within Reach for Many

The recent RBA Submission to the Parliamentary inquiry into Home Ownership has uncovered a number of facts and figures all of which have been spouted out by a number of [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:31+00:00 August 11th, 2015|From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on Australian Property Still Within Reach for Many

Doom and gloom or a storm in a tea cup?

It's been an interesting period recently, with plenty of ‘doomsday’ predictions. The thing with these is that ‘if the end of the world’ does occur these doomsayers are heralded as [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:31+00:00 July 22nd, 2015|From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on Doom and gloom or a storm in a tea cup?

How Professional Advice Can Keep You On Track To Building A Successful Property Portfolio

In the latest issue of Terry Ryders Hotspotting Ryder Report it is stressed the importance of planning and receiving advice from professionals who have the expertise to analyse all aspects [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:32+00:00 June 29th, 2015|From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on How Professional Advice Can Keep You On Track To Building A Successful Property Portfolio

Is the new lending criteria proposed by APRA a viable solution for investors?

There is much talk in the property investment sphere on the new changes proposed by the APRA (Australian Prudential Regulation Authority) to cool the overheated property market in Sydney. Although [...]

By | 2017-04-07T14:38:32+00:00 June 24th, 2015|From the CEO, Market Updates|Comments Off on Is the new lending criteria proposed by APRA a viable solution for investors?