Australia’s wealthiest ploughing cash into property

As Australians we love the property market. It seems that our wealthiest residents already have a thirst for good property. The Asia-Pacific Wealth Report released recently reveals that Australian millionaires invest more in property compared to those from anywhere else in the world.  Maybe that is why they are wealthy. Read more

Australian House Prices Rise Amongst Worlds Fastest

Australian House Prices have increased rapidly. This is based on the reports shown by CBRE.

Over a 30-year period, prices in Australia have increased 221.4%; UK prices rose 231.9%.

houses australiaIn contrast the US market has seen price rises of just 53.2%; Read more

Which Capital City You Should Invest In 2015

The real estate markets in Melbourne and Sydney have seen a great difference and growth during the past 18 months, as 2015 may be the year to shine.

So as 2014 comes to an end it is a good time to ask the question “Which Capital City you should invest in 2015″ Read more

Broke Retirees have taken over the Australian Caravan Parks

John Purnell, 75, and his wife Patricia, 72, moved into a factory-built house in a converted caravan park west of Sydney this year, eschewing traditional retirement communities and other homes in the area.  So now broke retirees have taken over the Australian Caravan Parks. Read more

Brisbane Property Cycle – The Seven Factors Behind The Upcoming Growth

brisbane property cycleThe Brisbane Property Cycle has received a lot of attention recently. Part of this is because Brisbane is just at the beginning of its growth cycle. The Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ) Housing Market Review for the June quarter has depicted a blossoming Queensland property market powered by strong growth in the states capital, Brisbane. Read more

Ten Rules for True Wealth Building

What do you need to do in order to be rich and successful? Is working hard on a daily basis enough? What else can we do to live a wealthy life?

Everyone wants to be wealthy, but not everyone know how to be. Some of us may be eager to work hard everyday, yet we still do not get our level of desired wealth. Financial Independence is about money, but have you ever considered what “true wealth” is.  That is living a wealthy life.

There is a massive distinction between being rich and miserable and not so financially strong yet being happy. Read more

Median price disparity draws investors’ eyes to Brisbane Investment

By Jennifer Duke, 10 March 2014, Source: Property Observer

Brisbane Investment is now clearly back in favour and property prices are showing us why.

Traditional investor cities of Sydney and Melbourne are being tipped to fall out of favour as Brisbane’s affordability allows it to emerge as the new city to invest in, according to Place Advisory. Read more

What they are saying about Toowoomba Investment Property!

There is a lot of talk about Toowoomba Investment Property at the moment, and with very good reason.

Rental Vacancy Rates 1.3% (Queensland Market Monitor Published by the REIQ Dec 2013)

.  Number One Investment Hotspot in Australia (Smart Property Investment Report 2013)

.  Australia’s most populous Non-Capital Inland City (most recent ABS statistics).  

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First Time Investors finding now is the right time to start

ABOUT one in three property investors are buying their first real estate investment before the age of 32.

Rising property prices have forced many first-time buyers away from the great Australian dream of buying their own home, opting for investment properties instead. Read more

Investment Property Surge

NEARLY half of experienced home buyers intend to dip their toe into the property investment market this year.

With interest rates at historic lows and property seen as a stable investment vehicle, new research has revealed many buyers plan to take advantage of the current climate. Read more