Investors looking at Off-The-Plan Sales need to beware

Investors chase profit in three ways: Capital growth, Rental yield and Tax deductions. There was an old adage I once heard many, many years ago: Never buy an asset where the sole purpose is to lose money and get tax deductions! In other words, long-term capital growth should always be your focus when buying property […]

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Will Santa bring change to Melbourne Property?

Another weekend of 60% clearance rates on 875 reported Auctions and a further 690 private sales proving that the market is still marching on toward 2013 with gusto. Our enquiry levels have been exceptional, with many prospective purchasers now finding it very hard to compete in a market that is heating up. 2013 will be […]

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Buying Property in 2012 – Make sure you get relevant advice.

With new advertisements entering the web portals this week, it is time to see what 2012 will bring to the Melbourne property market. Everyone will be putting forward their best guesses and estimates but in truth, the market will unfold itself over the next ten weeks. There are too many conflicting economic issues facing Australia, […]

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