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Got tax queries regarding your property investments and wealth creation strategies? Our experts are on hand to answer them. Email your questions to: editor.yipmag@keymedia.com.au Q: We bought a house in October 2004 to live in, then moved out and rented it out from January 2007. We then sold it...

Let’s kick the year off with a look at what and where you should be buying property in 2018. What markets are hot? What markets are not? What should you avoid? Former valuer, author, property market commentator and principal of Suburbanite, Anna Porter sets out...

Bare Trusts are quite common but they still need to be set up correctly.  Andrew Mirams fills in the gaps and talks about how the banks look at them.  He also outlines the changes in loan to value ratios. Transcript: Kevin:  What’s changed? How has the lending environment...

Commercial property owners remain unaware of their depreciation entitlements. According to Bradley Beer, the Chief Executive Officer of BMT Tax Depreciation, around 80 per cent of commercial property owners don’t claim depreciation and therefore miss out on thousands of dollars. “Claiming depreciation is paramount for commercial property...

Confronted with the prospect of entering an ever-rising housing market, you would think home buyers and property investors would be extra careful but that’s not always the case according to Rafe Berding from Global X.  He gives us his tips for avoiding some common buyer...

If you had a $1M to invest, would you be better buying 1 property in a high growth area or look to cutting up the cake with a view to investing in 3 different markets?    Simon Pressley, Head of Property Market Research at Propertyology has...

It was a good year in 2017 and there are signs that the good times will continue this year.  What are the indicators pointing towards this?  Miraim Sandkuhler from Property Mavens looks ahead. Transcript: Kevin:  As we continue to have a look at what’s likely to be ahead...

 Transcript: Investing in real estate is usually all about capital growth, so choosing a property that is more likely to increase in value is the most important decision you will make, so buying at the right price is absolutely critical.  Unlike buying shares where the value...

Got tax queries regarding your property investments and wealth creation strategies? Our experts are on hand to answer them. Email your questions to: editor.yipmag@keymedia.com.au Q: My brother and I inherited a property in Melbourne after our father passed away in 2016. I would like to explore the option of...

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