Coastal Locations Booming in QLD, but is it a False Positive for Investors?

For many coming out of Lockdowns around the country, who wouldn’t be attracted to the sun, sand and surf that is the Queensland coast? I know many seaside locations that are fast becoming the destination of choice for many. You only need to pick up a paper or check a property market headline to see […]

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Negative Gearing vs Positive Gearing in Property Investment

When it comes to property investment you’ll often hear two conflicting philosophies advocated. Some suggest you should invest in property to achieve positive cash flow (rental returns that are higher than your mortgage repayments and expenses leaving money in your pocket each month). Others suggest you should invest for capital growth looking for an increase […]

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Despite lockdown Victorian businesses more positive about state’s economy

Melbourne businesses are twice as optimistic as they were a month ago when it comes to what they think the Victorian and Federal Government economies will look like in 12 months. According to the September Sensis Business Index, 35% of Melbourne businesses believe the Victorian economy will be better in a year compared with 17% […]

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5 positive property trends

You could be forgiven for worrying about the state of our property markets, especially if you listen to the regular media. It’s really hard to find some good news amongst all the bad news about rising Coronavirus cases in Sydney and Melbourne, a second round of lockdowns in Melbourne, rising unemployment and a recession we […]

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