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  In his column in Switzer, John McGrath discusses the list all property investors should follow before the end of the financial year .  Here's what he had to say: With just a few days to go before the end of the financial year, now is the time for investors to attend...

  Fifty percent of those who buy an investment property sell up in the first 5 years. Put another way - most Australians who get into property investment never achieve the financial freedom they aspire to, and worse still many property investors lose a heap of...

  Michael Yardney, from Metropole Property Strategists, tells us about a little known fact that will deal another shock for Australian property markets.   Transcript: Kevin:  My next interview surprised me when I found out about it. I’m sure it’s going to surprise you, too. Not many people realize that...

John Symond from Aussie Home Loans takes a big stick to all politicians over the debate on negative gearing.   Transcript: Kevin:  Interested to read during the week that John Symond, founder and Executive Chairman of Aussie Home Loans, made the comment that property prices would fall 10%...

There’s a lot of uncertainty surrounding our property markets at present, much of it related to the intense debate between the government and opposition about housing tax policy including treatment of Capital Gains tax and negative gearing and whether these would be good for property...

[flex_video widescreen="true" vimeo="true"] [/flex_video] Researchers from the University of Melbourne have created a system to model and predict house values and rental rates at the individual property level.   These models have been around for a while and are commonly known as desktop valuations.  It is...

Nerida Conisbee from realestate.com.au tells us about a study amongst 28,000 highly engaged listings on their site they used to come up with Australia’s ideal home. She also tells us why buyers are willing to pay $100,000 more if they find it.   Transcript   Kevin:  The ideal home...

[flex_video widescreen="true" vimeo="true"] [/flex_video] What are the more common property scams and how are investors impacted by them?  Also in this video Kevin talks about the most popular and successful scheme has seen investors use to build wealth through property....

A new report says that most Australians have identified a 4 bedroom/2bathroom home as their ideal property.   So how does that compare to the homes of our parents and even our grandparents?   Bernard Salt says what were considered luxuries for our parents in terms of...

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