Mark Burgess says thirst for investment property is a red flag - The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review

Mark Burgess says thirst for investment property is a red flag
The Australian Financial Review
Multi-year, double-digit price growth in Melbourne and Sydney was going to make things extraordinarily difficult for the younger generation of property buyers who were at risk of seeing an extended period of flat wages growth. Mr Burgess also noted RBA ...


Protect your property portfolio as rates rise on interest-only loans - The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review

Protect your property portfolio as rates rise on interest-only loans
The Australian Financial Review
North says the "striking observation" about households with large numbers of investment properties is the size of their debt, preference for interest-only loans and smaller number of quality portfolios. Many "serial" investors rely on multiple lenders ...


Investment properties may be hit by new tax under McGowan Government plan - The West Australian

The West Australian

Investment properties may be hit by new tax under McGowan Government plan
The West Australian
People with investment properties in WA would be hit with a $270 levy under a McGowan Government plan to raise revenue and fix the Budget crisis. The West Australian understands the tax will be linked to water rates and apply to tens of thousands of ...
WA investment property owners facing $270 levy, Treasurer Ben Wyatt claims it's not a taxABC Online
Investment property owner levy would 'break Labor election promise', says oppositionPerth Now

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The great housing affordability crisis? It's 'horse s---', says property analyst - Domain News

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The great housing affordability crisis? It's 'horse s---', says property analyst
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Simon Pressley, managing director of Propertyology, is a national market researcher as well as buyer's agent specialising in investment property. He says claims that Australia has a housing affordability crisis are “just not true”. Photo: Jen Dainer ...

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3 property shares to hammer investment property returns - Motley Fool Australia

3 property shares to hammer investment property returns
Motley Fool Australia
Reece is Australia's leading supplier of bathroom and accessory items. The large growth of Australia's population, the property market boom and our love for renovating have all been factors in Reece's impressive 120% growth of the share price over the ...

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Federal Budget to slug foreign investors if they leave property vacant - The Australian

The Australian

Federal Budget to slug foreign investors if they leave property vacant
The Australian
Foreign nonresidents need to apply for foreign investment approval before purchasing any residential property in Australia and pay fees of $5000-$90,000 per property depending on its value. The revenue measures will be used to fund other housing ...

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Interest-only loans could be 'Australia's sub-prime' - The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review

Interest-only loans could be 'Australia's sub-prime'
The Australian Financial Review
High-risk mortgage loans to young families, professionals and other over-extended borrowers amounting to more than six times household incomes could wipe out 20 per cent of the major banks' equity base, institutional investment fund JCP Investment ...


Sydneysiders blame foreigners for rise in house prices - Your Investment Property

Your Investment Property

Sydneysiders blame foreigners for rise in house prices
Your Investment Property
The study makes it clear that Australians have a deep-seated fear that property prices are being driven skywards by foreign investors. Australians also assume that large portions of available property are ... “The recent federal budget saw the ...

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How investment 'potential' can trap the unwary: Bryce Holdaway - Domain News

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How investment 'potential' can trap the unwary: Bryce Holdaway
Domain News
“Well they didn't call it Property Property Property Australia,” he jokes about his show. "One of the biggest mistakes that people make is they think that property investment is “One of the biggest mistakes that people make is they think that property ...


Solar roofing technology rises in Western Australia - Your Investment Property

Your Investment Property

Solar roofing technology rises in Western Australia
Your Investment Property
Households, businesses, and commercial developments across Western Australia are installing solar panels at a record rate, with installations up 33% last year. Rising power prices and the falling cost of renewable energy technology are driving the ...
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