Avoid these marketing tricks | Common Investor Mistakes [Video]

The more you know about the most common mistakes that investors make, the better your likelihood of building lasting wealth. In this series of videos, we discuss the common mistakes I’ve seen investors make. Today we discuss how investors frequently get trapped by property marketing tricks. If you swallow all the marketing hype we’re subjected to, it […]

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How to avoid paying too much tax in joint ventures

There are a growing number of people in Australia wanting to create wealth by undertaking a small property development. Unfortunately, many people attempt it when they don’t have the knowledge or the know-how, and they end up financially worse off than they were before. Others, while clearly capable of managing the project, don’t set up […]

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How to Avoid Paying Capital Gains Tax (CGT) When Selling a Property?

While capital gains tax might sound overwhelming at first thought, with a bit of knowledge and planning, it’s possible to substantially reduce how much of it you pay – or even avoid it altogether. Capital gains tax (CGT), for those who are new to this, is the levy you pay on the capital gain made […]

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Property prices fall but avoid the predicted major slump: Domain House Price Report

House prices have fallen nationally by just 2 per cent over the last March-to-June quarter according to the latest Domain House Price Report. Yet some of the headlines in the media say “Property prices plummeting” Far from it! At a time when unemployment is rising and household incomes are shrinking, our housing markets have remained […]

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Top 10 tips to help rental property owners avoid common tax mistakes

Want to avoid the taxman rejecting your claim? Even worse, do you want to prevent the taxman from digging deeper and auditing your affairs? The Australian Taxation Office has a lot of information on their website to help property investors. Whether you use a tax agent or choose to lodge your tax return yourself, the […]

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Avoid these 12 reasons Property Investors Fail to build a Multi Million Dollar Property Portfolio

There seems to be a disconnect between what is myth and reality when it comes to the number of investment properties that people own. We sometimes hear about “greedy” investors who own dozens of properties when this is not really borne out by the facts. Did you know that about 70 per cent of investors […]

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15 common landlord mistakes it pays to avoid

The most successful property investors have a number of tools in their landlord kit-bags. One of the most important of them all is using professional property managers to do the heavy lifting for them. That’s because, to create significant wealth, investors not only need to be strategic with their property purchases, they also need to […]

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Emotional mistakes every property investor should avoid

We all know that we shouldn’t allow our emotions to rule when making property decisions.  It’s had not to let your heart rule your head when buying your investment property, and even harder when buying a home That “gut feel” isn’t usually perspective- it’s often fear or excitement. Belinda Punshon wrote on Finder.com that trusting your […]

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4 property investment traps investors must avoid

There are probably just as many traps as there are tips when it comes to property investment. The thing is property investment tips or opinions are just like belly buttons… everyone has one but they’re not really useful once you’ve been born!  I’ve developed our property investment strategy over many years, but not everyone has to […]

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