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5 Reasons Why You Should Attend The Property Investor Series 2018

At Calla Property, we believe that property investment is one of the best vehicles of wealth creation in Australia. We are passionate about education and want to share our knowledge and insights so investors get the best possible outcomes. This year, Calla Property presents The Property Investor Series 2018 – a series of seminars held over the course of the year to support you in building a successful property portfolio. 

Happy International Women’s Day, from the team at Calla Property!

Here’s to wishing all of you a very happy International Women’s Day, from the team here at Calla Property. We celebrate International Women’s Day each year to commemorate the achievements of women throughout history and across nations. This year, the theme of the day is #PressforProgress – focusing on accelerating gender parity and inclusiveness worldwide. With a strong global momentum striving for gender parity, and with more and more women across the globe; making gains day-by-day, the day’s theme highlights a strong call to motivate and unite friends, colleagues and whole communities to think, act and be gender inclusive. Now let’s consider property investment for a moment, specifically; women in property investment…

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 tax applied to the amount of value the property has increased by, from the initial point of purchase, till it’s eventual sale – the capital gain. As we know, a good property investment will appreciate in value over time, so the amount it increases by, is what is being taxed.

Geelong benefits greatly from Regional Jobs and Investment Packages project!

In recent news, PM Malcolm Turnbull has revealed that Geelong will be first in line to benefit from a $220 million Regional Jobs and Investment Packages project. We had predicted earlier that the city’s surge in capital growth could only just be the beginning, and with this just in, it looks like Geelong is on its way to becoming an advanced city and manufacturing powerhouse. 

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 things can go wrong. Not all properties make good investments, and not all investments will guarantee profits. So, what is it that drives success for property investors? Well, it comes down to these three attributes…