Beginner’s guide to subdividing properties

Beginner’s guide to subdividing properties

When carried out with due diligence, subdividing properties could be a perfect strategy for “creating instant equity”. How can property investors maximise benefits and mitigate risks? Subdividing properties is defined simply as dividing one property into two more for added value. While often considered risky as an investment strategy, a good execution may lead to […]

6 tips when viewing a property

6 tips when viewing a property

There are six simple things to look out for when viewing a property, which could make all the difference in whether a purchase is worthwhile or becomes a nuisance. A recent blog post by Underfloor Heating Trade Supplies cited a six-point checklist for buyers, which it labelled as essential when conducting a viewing of the property. […]

Property market update: Melbourne, November 2019

Property market update: Melbourne, November 2019

Like Sydney, Melbourne has shot back up with a rapid recovery which fueled the positive results across the whole Australian property market. How will the Victorian capital fare in the coming new year? According to Right Property Group’s Victor Kumar, Melbourne and Sydney are expected to return to double-digit property price growth by 2020 and, […]

The truth about low risk, high return

The truth about low risk, high return

Follow the property market long enough and you’ll hear all sorts of pitches designed to entice investor clients, but few are as persistent as the catchcry, “Low risk, high return”. It sounds like the holy grail of wealth building. You can have all the upside of a hugely speculative investment without the worry of going […]

4 common mistakes when setting rent

4 common mistakes when setting rent

As most investors rely on rent to take care of their expenses, how can they make sure to set a rental rate that will allow them to thrive in the market and ultimately grow their portfolio over the long term? While setting rent sounds easy enough, experts strongly encourage investors to engage property professionals in […]

6 Investor Mistakes And How To Avoid To Them

6 Investor Mistakes And How To Avoid To Them

When it comes to property investment, knowledge is power. Choose the right property, in the right location, with the right loan and strategy. Whether you’re a first-time investor or have a portfolio of properties under your belt, mistakes are still easy to make. To build a successful portfolio, here are our top slipups to avoid. […]

Experts in Melbourne’s east give buying tips for 2020

Experts in Melbourne’s east give buying tips for 2020

“Get in early” and “be prepared” are some of the hints that experts in Melbourne’s east have given to buyers looking at making a market move in the new year. Following a year that started slowly before a surge in confidence on the back of looser lending restrictions and record-low interest rates, agents across the […]