January 2014

Property Investment Tips: Purchasing property at an auction

By the resi financial blog team, 30 January 2014

Should I buy a home at auction

There are a number of reasons why someone would want to purchase property in Australia today. With the market currently resting at a strong spot, now could be a great time to secure an investment property or pursue your very first family home - especially with the cash rate still trending historically low.

However, in this day and age, the chances of you coming up against an auction scenario are becoming more and more likely, especially in some of the capital cities likes Sydney, Melbourne or Perth.

If you're unfamiliar with the protocol for these situations ...

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Property Market News: Brisbane unit market set for investor growth

By the resi financial blog team, 30 January 2014

Brisbane units good for investment

Property investment has always been a great way of supplementing your income and accumulating wealth. Building a wide, expansive property portfolio is a great way to aid your investment successes.

For example, now could be the perfect time to consider investing in Brisbane apartments. According to the latest Inner Brisbane Apartments 2013 to 2020 report released by BIS Shrapnel, the next two years are expected to see great growth in unit values across the Queensland capital city.

Angie Zigomanis, senior project manager at BIS Shrapnel and the author of the repor ...

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Safeguard your investment: The benefits of getting a property inspection

By the resi financial blog team, 29 January 2014

Get a property inspection before buying

There are a number of things that should be taken care of when looking into purchasing property. Regardless of whether you're looking into purchasing an investment property or your own home, getting a professional property inspection is a great idea.

After all, you wouldn't purchase a new car without having it checked out by a mechanic, or at least taking it for a test drive. So it would make sense to take similar precautions when looking into purchasing arguably the biggest asset of your entire lif ...

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