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Build your nest egg: Tips to find a good investment property

Taking a leap of faith onto the property ladder is one thing. But how do you know that the house you're interested in is...

Should I make my investment property dog-friendly? The pros & cons

As much as bringing a four-legged friend to a rental is most investor’s nightmare, dog-friendly properties are a smart investment and one that’s rapidly...

The best value-adding opportunities for an investment property

When you purchase an investment property, the whole ball game changes in terms of your renovation budget and strategy. You’re forced to pull back...

Shares or bricks & mortar: Which is the best investment strategy?

It's an age-old debate: Are your investments in the share market or housing going to be the most profitable for you in the long...

Location or property type – which is more important?

When searching for your next investment property, you’ll no doubt be considering the location and type of property as part of your criteria. But...

7 questions to ask the agent before buying an investment property

Late last year I wrote about the 7 questions that you need to ask yourself before buying an investment property. This covered working out...

What ongoing expenses are involved with property investment?

It’s an all-too-common mistake, residential property investors only considering the acquisition cost of a property and failing to look at the holding costs. So...

11 ideal homes to fix & flip

We’ve all heard success stories of eagle-eyed investors buying the worst house in the best street, doing up the home and making a tidy...

Why right now is the time to invest in the Perth property market

While there is still a sentiment of doom and gloom and nervousness about the property market in Perth, you might be surprised to hear...