Property Investment Blog

Diversifying Your Retirement Investments

29/09/2017 | Charles Tong @ My Property Tools

Everyone knows that investing in property is a great long term strategy. There is also tons of information about investing in stocks. Did you know there are other great ways of investing and ensuring you have a diverse profile heading into retirement? We've put together a list of nearly 20 options for diversifying for your retirement so that you spread your risk & ensure you can happily retire in the lifestyle you want!

Top 11 Concerns When Buying A New Home

29/09/2017 | Michael Kobi @ Kobi Builds

Buying a new home is a huge investment. As exciting as it is, it’s only natural to have concerns about what you’re committing to – especially when it comes to the property and your finances. To help you feel more confident, here are 11 things to think about when you decide to take the plunge.

How To Ensure Your Home Is Cleaned Properly Before Settlement

13/09/2017 | Michael Brooke @ Freelancer

Settlement after you've sold your home is one of the most exciting time of your life. You may be upgrading, investing funds in a second property or moving to a unit. Whatever the case it signifies a big life change and one you won't soon forget.

Pros & Cons of Using an Insurance Broker

13/09/2017 | Alex Hamilton @ Freelancer

When looking for property insurance policies, it may be worthwhile going through an insurance broker. Insurance brokers will act on behalf of you to provide advice and information about which insurance policy is the right fit. Insurance is complex and genuine expertise goes a long way.

Benefits of Engaging with A Town Planning Professional

11/09/2017 | Alex Hamilton @ Freelancer

Town planning is a long process that involves both strategic planning and local government. It is the planning of construction and development to meet the needs of expected growth in an urban area.

Why do I need a buyer’s agent?

06/09/2017 | Damian Collins @ Momentum Wealth

While buyer’s agents are becoming more prevalent among property investors, these professionals are still relatively underutilised. So why should you engage a buyer’s agent when looking for your next investment property?

What You Don’t Know About Negative Gearing

28/06/2017 | Damian Collins @ Momentum Wealth

Although it’s widely believed that buying a negatively geared property is a clever investment strategy, this isn’t necessarily the case - here’s why.

4 Things to Consider When Building A Home in Perth

23/06/2017 | Craig Gemmill @ Gemmill Homes

When it comes to building a house, Perth offers a number of unique opportunities and challenges. From planning and designing to building and contracts, here’s 5 things you should consider when building your home.

Asbestos 101

20/06/2017 | Simon Moshe @ Five Star Reblocking

Oh, asbestos. It’s a bit of a four-letter word in today’s society, isn’t it? We whisper it behind cupped hands, embarrassed that it’s a conversation that we need to have. Well, be embarrassed no more.

What you need to remember when choosing a tenant for your property?

06/06/2017 | David Nicoll @ Freelancer

Upon a quick look at any landlord insurance policy, you can see that a lot of the clauses relate to doubt surrounding the tenant. There is a lot of things that can go wrong from the home owner’s perspective that relate to the tenant of the building. For example, the tenant may be unwilling or unable to pay the rent, they may damage property or contents or there may even be some legal issue between yourself and a tenant down the track.

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