News

Byron's "boom" is pure fiction
Posted on 12/09/2014 
Byron Bay has recently been touted as undergoing a "property boom". Investors should be wary of claims like these and do their research before buying here.
The statistical illusion surrounding first-home buyers
Posted on 10/09/2014 
Analysing the statistical data surrounding first-home buyers in Australia can be misleading depending on who you listen to.
Misinformation leads investors to bad choices
Posted on 5/09/2014 
Media misinformation is the reason so many people have bad experiences with property investment.
Attacking foreign investors won't help FHBs
Posted on 5/09/2014 
The parliamentary committee investigating housing affordability is thinking of hitting foreign investors with higher fees and charges, but it won't help first-home buyers.
$16bil mine gives hope to mining town investors
Posted on 29/08/2014 
Adani is advertising jobs at its $16 billion Carmichael coal project, providing hope to investors who own properties in mining towns.
Gladstone will fall further before recovering
Posted on 27/08/2014 
Media is suggesting the Gladstone property market has bottomed, but the worst is yet to come for Gladstone.
Good locations offer growth and high yields
Posted on 20/08/2014 
Those who claim you cannot have good capital growth and high rental returns in the same property are misguided. You can have both, if you know what to buy and where to buy it.
Performance Property
Posted on 19/08/2014 
Blacktown booms, but check vacancies
Posted on 15/08/2014 
Blacktown is booming but investors need to watch for over-supply.
Qld Plan is a waste of time and money
Posted on 14/08/2014 
The Queensland Plan published by the State Government will be quickly forgotten by everyone, including those who wrote it.