Have been keeping my eye on progress. Bought a property in Mt Martha on the back of new development, improved infrastructure and close to the beach. However, this property is negatively geared.Wondering whether anyone has any information on the potential capital growth over the next few years. [biggrin]
I have found that it is easy to search for appliances on the internet to assess the features of the appliances. Once I have narrowed down to a model, ring the stores directly and negotiate over the phone for that specific model number. Worked really well and recieved an amazing discount compared to if I had walked into the shop. The Electrolux…[Read more]
Looks like you have heaps to consider for the newsletter!!
I would like to put my vote in for assett protection. As I gain more IP’s this is becoming more important to me. The thing I would value would to make it as simple to understand as possible.
I am currently looking at trust structures and my mind is…[Read more]
Many investor’s such as myself that I know ie getting started with a couple of properties and learning as they go, are using this as a strategy to reduce the need for reliance on superannuation and government support via the pension. I fall right into this category, as super and government support I believe are unreliable as the changing of the…[Read more]
I have read examples where investors manage the property themselves, however I am personally happy to have the agent act on my behalf to avoid any awkward situations with the “nice people” who are tenanting my property, should things not work out so well.
I have had my fair share of issues with agents, however once I find a good one, I…[Read more]
Michael, Bit off the topic, however is there any information regarding property development. I am looking at career change and would like to find information on going about first property development. Very inexperienced in this area, but keen to learn??[biggrin]
Being relatively uneducated in property investing compared to other’s, I have learnt alot by my mistakes as I have gone along. I have found that I started to become so obsessed with paying off PPOR and acquiring property that I had lost perspective on actually living and this put a long of unnecessary stress on myself. I have now tried to…[Read more]
Definitely prefer Colorbond(R) steel roof over tiles. 20 colours, warrantee’s, thermal efficency. Can colour match rain water tank, roof, gutters. You can also build using steel framing. Make sure you are getting what you pay for, all Colorbond has a brand on the reverse of the sheet, if no brand, then isn’t Colorbond steel. Agree with…[Read more]
Thanks for your response. Been vacant for one month now, getting jittery, considering putting on the market????? and see if it is worth selling and taking short term profit. I did buy it for the long term though. What are your thoughts on this?