Finance

A common question asked by investors is whether to rent their investment property furnished or unfurnished. Brad Beer looks at how furniture can impact depreciation in terms of the deductions which can be claimed, the assets investors may not be aware will be classified as...

Shannon Davis defines the difference between having a strategy and looking for a tax benefit.  He says many investors get confused and why one is a strategy and the other is an outcome.  He talks about the 4 main areas of returns. Transcript: Kevin:  Quite often, we see...

Carmel has posed an interesting question about negative gearing. She cannot understand what all the fuss is about and Ian Rodrigues tends to agree with her. Transcript: Kevin:  We welcome into the show Ian Rodrigues. Ian is from BishopCollins.com.au. Firstly, hello and welcome to the show, Ian. Nice to...

The housing markets around the country are moderating so have the APRA interventions been the cause or are there more compelling underlying reasons.  Andrew Mirams gives us his view. Transcript :  Kevin:  We continue to see the housing market moderate around Australia, so I wonder, given that...

Nearly one in every two buyers looking for a new home are currently armed with a property report and increasingly, banks and mortgage brokers are providing their clients with property valuation data to help them get ‘buyer ready’. But how much security does a property...

The country’s best auctioneer (winner of the Australasian auctioneering competition), Justin Nickerson spends time with us to tells us how to avoid bidding wars at auction. Transcript: Kevin:  I’m joined now by Auctioneer of the Year for Australasia, the best auctioneer in Australia and New Zealand as...

It’s been a hotly debated topic within the finance world, but Australia’s most respected experts and economists believe Blockchain will be widely adopted in the near future. So, what is Blockchain?  Graham Cook from Finder.com.au explains. Transcript: Kevin:  It’s certainly been a hotly debated topic within the finance...

Buyers Agent and Host of ‘Your Property Empire’ on Sky News Business, Chris Gray, answers Mark’s question about not being able to get ahead despite the fact that he is saving like mad.  Chris has some sound advice and great suggestions. Transcript: Kevin:  I have a question we’ll...

At this time of year, we always like to look back on the lessons from the year almost gone and try to predict what will happen in the year ahead with property prices. That’s the mission we gave to Simon Pressley and we find out...

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