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Beauty at a cost – renovating a heritage-listed home

Seeped in cultural and historical significance, it’s understandable that there are restrictions when renovating a heritage-listed home. While that’s not to say that you can’t make any changes, a little more legwork and creativity is often required. Understand what you’re doing Working on a heritage listed property comes down to knowing the implications of your …

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How to get the biggest ROI on an investment property

When purchasing an investment property, there are a number of factors that could increase or reduce your potential return on investment. In this case, it’s not just location, location, location. When considering a property for investment purposes, the most important question to ask is ‘will be attractive to tenants?’. But how do you know what …

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Investing interstate?

When people think of buying an investment property, many only think locally. Investing in a property interstate could possibly be a smarter idea, potentially resulting in a better return on your investment. it may also be a potential way to snaffle a bargain. You could be buying into an area with greater potential capital growth …

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What is the investment lending cap?

In an attempt to curb the high competition of the Australian housing market that locked out many would-be first home buyers, the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) in late 2014 signalled its intention to keep a close eye on a suite of concerns, including the levels of residential lending to investors. APRA’s communications at this …

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