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Why Your Self-Managed Super Fund (SMSF) Might Require a Licenced Valuer

By the resi financial blog team, 16 June 2014

Using a licenced valuer for your SMSF self managed super fund

Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF) has become very popular in recent times. These funds differ from conventional funds in that the members of an SMSF are its trustees, and they run the fund for their own benefit. Apart from this greater control that these funds offer, SMSF funds offers a host of other advantages. These funds make it possible to borrow safely through non-recourse loans. It also offers tax benefits, such as only 15 percent tax on net rental income, and zero capital gains tax for investors above 60 years of age.

However, just because SMSF are self-managed, it do ...

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Guest blog: Benefits of owning property through a Self-Managed Superannuation Fund

By the resi financial blog team, 21 May 2014

Benefits of buying property through SMSF

If you’ve been looking for something to start investing in for your retirement you may already know what a Self-Managed Superannuation Fund (SMSF) is. For those who don’t, an SMSF is a fund with a maximum of four members, all trustees; and managed by the members for the members. Its aim is to provide all the usual returns to its membe ...

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