Investment Property

Subscribe to Investment Property feed
Updated: 17 hours 49 min ago

Analyst takes a closer look at market conditions

Fri, 12/21/2018 - 11:16

Find out which cities posted the highest and lowest decline in values, and get a preview of what to expect in 2019

Affordability on the rise in Perth

Thu, 12/20/2018 - 09:50

The median house price in Perth is the most affordable it’s been in six years

Dropping prices weaken RBA's confidence in the economy

Thu, 12/20/2018 - 09:48

Declining house prices, high debt levels, and low household income pose downside risks to the economy, says central bank

Why negative gearing no longer makes sense

Wed, 12/19/2018 - 10:26

YIP talks to an industry expert to determine whether becoming positively geared in the near future would be good for investors or not

New home sales rebound

Wed, 12/19/2018 - 10:23

HIA reports that house sales in Australia increased in November, ending the residential building industry's year on a positive note

REIWA slams Federal Labor's proposed rental policy

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 10:56

The proposal would offer select property investors tax incentives to build new homes and lease them below market rent

Sydney rental vacancy rate rises to 3%

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 10:50

Aussies living in Sydney have pulled back from the rental market

Investment hits and misses

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 12:15

CoreLogic reveals the regions that recorded the largest value growths and biggest declines throughout the previous year

A "Christmas ode" to your tenants

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 12:13

Landlords must take responsibility for reminding tenants about community by-laws on Christmas decorations

How to boost your rental return by 56%

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 00:00

When property investors Tanya and Craig took on the challenge of transforming a dark, cramped and floorless 1920s kitchen into a bright, airy and functional space, they jumped in head first – and bumped up their rental income by more than 50%.

House prices hit a 7-year low

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:08

REIA's recent study shows that prices of both houses and other dwellings across the nation drastically fell over the September quarter

Partnering with investors through build-to-rent

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:07

With this state government program, investors are able to gain returns through long-term rental income rather than up-front sales or capital growth

Sydney an investor haven over the holidays

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 12:20

The period from December to January offers great opportunities for investors, an expert says

Victoria may tumble in Housing Scorecard

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 12:18

Victoria keeps its number-one spot on the Housing Scorecard – but that standing may be difficult to maintain moving forward

Upside to current market conditions

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 00:00

Now is the time for those who are serious about property, are cashed up and are thoroughly prepared to get into the game.

How many property's do investors own?

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 13:00

A new study has revealed the average number of investment properties currently held by individual Australian property investors.

Record home prices hit southeast QLD

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 09:52

The market's record prices provide the state a glint of hope as predictions of doom and gloom heighten

Tougher selling conditions in most regions

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 09:50

Many properties across the nation are staying on the market longer as inventory increases and buyer activity fades

What property investors will be doing in 2019

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 09:56

More than half the respondents of a recent survey believe now is a good time to invest despite the fact that the vast majority of respondents (84%) believe that property prices will fall or remain flat over the next year.

Why investor housing loans hit rock bottom

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 09:54

The value of investor loans decreased during October—hitting the worst level recorded in more than five years