The words “property oversupply” have been bandied around a lot, but recent data shows most markets actually have an undersupply of listings.
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CBA will suspend new lending for investors looking to refinance as part of a crackdown on investor lending, believed to be behind housing’s rapid growth.
What’s at the top of the NSW premier’s to-do list? Housing affordability. Gladys Berejiklian says she’s open to ideas; LJ Hooker CEO Grant Harrod has a few.
Property investors will need to get creative to overcome affordability problems and to steer clear of areas inundated with apartments in 2017.
Sarah and her partner are underwater on their Broome investment property, which is expensive to manage and maintain. Should they take the hit and sell it in order to buy a home in Perth?
I am 28 and earn $150,000pa; my wife stays home with our 16-month-old. We want to invest but are not sure what to do – shares, property or super?
Thinking about investing in property in 2017? Property experts Chris Gray, Jeremy Shephard and Margaret Lomas share their hot spots for 2017.
Investors seeking regular income from real estate would be better off putting more of their funds into commercial real estate rather than residential property. The average net income from Australian commercial property was 6.5% for the year to June 30, according to MSCI compared with 2.4% for houses and 3% for units (3.2% and 4.1%…
Investors often renovate their properties, particularly if they were constructed some time ago and show signs of wear and tear. While these projects can prove costly, there are ways to reduce the expense by maximising the tax deductions. The tax office allows investors to claim deductions for the wear and tear of their building and…
There are two key reasons behind Brisbane’s increasing appeal – affordability and the potential for attractive yields.