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Top Ten Property Specialists

We’re excited to announce that Susan Farquhar from Calla Property has been nominated in The Property Investor’s ‘Australia’s Top Ten Property Specialists’. This is an award that recognises the outstanding contribution made by individual Australian property Experts who have collectively shaped the built environment across the country over the past twelve months. (more…) Learn More

HOW WILL THE BUDGET AFFECT OUR PROPERTY INVESTOR CLIENTS?

INVESTORS LOSE $800M !!! Bad news right? Well actually the changes aren't very 'changed', more slight modifications. There are two main areas that will be affected, Negative Gearing and Depreciation. (more…) Learn More

Good News for Brisbane Property Investors!

Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane are the three biggest investing hubs in Australia, however according to Core Logic, the city that is achieving the highest rental yields is Brisbane. As at July 2016 Brisbane’s rental yields were sitting at 4.3% per annum, whilst Sydney and Melbourne were at 3.1% and 3.0% per annum. This means, if you purchase an investment property… Learn More

WINNERS ARE GRINNERS

  Calla Property has just been awarded a place in the ‘Top 75 Investment Blogs and Websites for Property Investors’ roll of honours. We are very proud to announce that we came 60th internationally and 18th in Australia. We love bringing news, tips and inside property information to our clients and it’s great to be recognised on the following criteria:… Learn More

Inspirational Lives: Girls Taking on the World

The Children’s Education Foundation From all around the world, the incredible challenge women face and the amazing obstacles they overcome deserve to be noticed. Today, we celebrate – and bring to light – the strong girls we sponsor around the world. The Children's Education Foundation works to break the poverty cycle by helping girls from impoverished or marginalized communities complete school… Learn More

Kids Don’t Know About Money!

Money Makes the World Go Round It is surprising schools are still not teaching children about money in this rapidly changing world where financial skills are needed to navigate life. Establishing good money habits for life, children need to understand the basics such as budget, spend and save. (more…) Learn More

They are calling it “Rentvesting”

Property prices are growing faster than your wages which means that every month you put money aside for a deposit, the market is moving further out of reach. Millennials from modest families have been brought up with the attitude of keep your head down, work hard, save up and buy your own home first. Unfortunately, in today’s world, where property… Learn More

What property strategy is increasing in popularity?

It’s not surprising that many Sydney based, busy, professional clients are looking at different kinds of strategies to get into the property market.  In Sydney, the average house price is $920,000 and the average unit price is $690,000. This makes it second only to Hong Kong, as the most expensive housing market in the world. (more…) Learn More

Why Hobart is a terrible place to invest

Recent reports show that Hobart has had the highest price growth of any capital city in Australia. Sounds like a good investment location right? Wrong! (more…) Learn More

QLD Economy Upturn in Growth – Great News for Investors

It’s good news for Queensland – growth prospects are more secure and this has been recognised by Moody’s and S&P’s recently reaffirmed credit ratings for the state and now Deloitte Access Economics latest report shows the outlook is that Queensland will be setting the pace for the rest of the nation when it comes to economic growth. Queensland’s rate of… Learn More