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Are One Bedroom Apartments Making a Comeback?

In the 1950’s we were introduced to the ‘Great Australian Dream’. A big house on a big block of land. The Hills hoist featuring in the large back yard. Large enough for all the neighbourhood kids to gather for daily cricket matches through the long summer afternoons. Baby boomers raised their families in these constructions of suburban nirvana in the… Learn More

WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO TELL THE KIDS? 5 GOLDEN RULES OF PROPERTY INVESTMENT

Have you ever thought about writing down your essential tips for life to hand down to your kids, to help them on their way?  I mean, not just about the ‘meaning of life’, but more the practical side of life. How they can build themselves a secure financial foundation that will set them up for a very comfortable life! Well,… Learn More

THE RBA MAKES FURTHER CUTS TO THE CASH RATE.

What does this mean for Sydney's already over-inflated property market? Two weeks ago, we met with a young couple who live and work in Sydney and want to buy their first home in Sydney.  They've been married for a few years and plan to start a family in the next year or two. After months of going to auctions in… Learn More

What do you need to know about getting a loan?

Applying for your first home loan can be a daunting task and I’m often amazed at the preconceptions people have about lending policy.  So what do you need to know and what are the banks looking for? Lending policy falls into two main areas – 1. Security and 2. Serviceability. (more…) Learn More

3 Top Considerations When it’s An Investment Property, NOT a Home.

Are you thinking about becoming a property investor? It's incredibly important to approach buying an investment property in a different way than buying a home. Here are 3 important considerations for anyone looking to invest in property. (more…) Learn More

To cross collateralise or not cross collateralise…that is the question!

The structure of your loan is really important if you have a view to long term investing. You may or may not have heard of cross collateralisation or cross securitisation, however it is one of the fundamental structural concerns to get right from the outset. So what is it? (more…) Learn More