How do I decide what to invest in?

There are literally dozens (if not hundreds) of ways you can choose to invest in property, so it’s not always easy for investors to...

Can I still claim depreciation on my investment property since the new legislation passed?

Reader Question “Does the change in legislation affect your ability to claim depreciation on your investment property this year?" Guest post - Mark Wilkins, Capital Claims Since...

How to add value to your property for less than $1,000

If you are looking to rent out your investment, you'll undoubtedly be keen to lease your property for the most amount of money possible.  Reproduced...

Investing in 2018? Use these 6 New Year’s resolutions

As the year draws to a close it is a good time to re-think and refine your role as a landlord and set your...

How do interest rates affect me?

If you're looking to purchase an investment property, or simply saving for your first home, you'll be aware of the RBA's interest rate and...

New rental laws that will affect new homeowners in 2018

New homeowners are reminded that under recent changes, they cannot claim the cost of inspecting and maintaining rental properties as tax deductible. As part of...

6 secrets a building pest inspection report can reveal

You know how our detective side surfaces every time we’re about to make a purchase? We get suspicious and try to analyse whatever we’re...

9 ways to cut your tax bills through depreciation

Just like you claim the wear and tear of your car against your taxable income or the wear and tear of the desk in...

Should you invest in an ugly house?

A common mistake that many investors make is thinking that a beautiful house will ensure the greatest investment growth. However, it may be worth...

10 NSW suburbs with improved rental returns for investors

For high rental returns, it's not surprising that many investors are looking to the New South Wales capital of Sydney. The capital was the best...