The Top 3 Methods to Calculate Capital Gains Tax

When investing in property, there are essentially two main types of tax that can have an impact on your profits. The first, and more familiar; is Income Tax – the tax applied to any money earned; whether it be derived through employment or investment. The second tax that directly impacts property investors is Capital Gains Tax (CGT). This is the… Learn More

Melbourne – The World’s Happiest and Most Liveable City

In August 2017, we saw Melbourne once again outrank Vienna and Vancouver and be named the world’s most liveable city; as per The Economist Intelligence Unit's (EIU) Liveability Index. It was a record seventh time in a row in the top spot for Melbourne, which scored 97.5 out of a possible 100; and achieved a perfect score for healthcare, education… Learn More

Geelong benefits greatly from Regional Jobs and Investment Packages project!

If you’ve been keeping up with our weekly blogs, you may remember an update from early-December last year on Geelong expanding into a ‘new economy’. (Check it out HERE). The blog discussed the city’s transition from a factory town with a strong manufacturing base, into a ‘new economy’ city with a broad range of industries and a growing population. Well,… Learn More

The Top 3 Attributes of a Successful Property Investor

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again – property investment is an avenue of wealth creation that cannot be entered lightly. Many who are first entering the property market develop this mindset of ‘I can go out, buy a house somewhere, stick some tenants in it to pay the mortgage and make a killing!’, but this is where… Learn More

Our Top 3 reasons why Australian property is such a great investment!

The process of purchasing your first home either to live in or invest is both exciting and daunting. Navigating your finances, home loan, and finding the right property partner is challenging. Even though it takes a bit of time to get the hang of, investing in Australian property can bring major returns and allow you to use your equity to… Learn More

Got the January Blues? Don’t you wish you could retire soon?

Well, most of us have now returned from our extravagant holidays, and are stuck into our second or third week back at work. It can be tough to bounce back into work-mode, especially in this first month, after the fun and excitement of the Christmas/ New Years’ holidays. A lot of us, at this point, wish we could retire sooner,… Learn More

How’s that New Year’s Resolution holding up?

If you’ve been staying up to date with our blogs, you’ll remember a blog I wrote towards the end of 2017 on ‘5 Tips to help make property investment your New Year’s resolution’. We discussed the importance of setting yourself new goals to work towards, and the powerful wealth-creation tool of compound interest. I advised readers of MY top 5… Learn More

The Top 20 Men and Women Most Likely to Invest in Property in 2018!

2017 is over! "Bring on 2018", we say! If one of your new year's resolutions was to start investing in property, we can help you through the process. We are research dependent investment property specialists and help you by minimising the risk of property investment in Australia. We do the research you don’t know how to do or don’t have time… Learn More

What a year 2017 was for CALLA!

Where did 2017 go?! We can’t believe that it’s nearly Christmas. It has been a truly amazing year for Calla Property, and we would like to thank all of you for your support. At Calla Property, we are passionate about education. The more insights you have, as investors, the more confident you’ll feel about investing in property. We hope our… Learn More

Listen Up, Rookie Property Investors!

Have you started to consider property investment as a source of passive income?  Maybe you’ve already invested, and are looking to use the equity you’ve earned to re-invest? Or maybe you’ve been contemplating purchasing your first property for some time now, but don’t really know where to start? Well, this blog has been shared for your benefit. At Calla Property,… Learn More