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EOFY Checklist: Are you prepared to maximise your deductions?

Our EOFY checklist takes you through everything you need to do, from the basic to lesser known tips, to everything in between. Get ready to breeze through tax time (and perhaps end up with a bit more ...
08 July 2021   |   Team :Different
Property finance

6 Tips For First Time Buyers To Secure The Best Home Loan Rates

Even if you’re stuck with a sub-par mortgage, there’s still actions you can take to secure the best home loan rates for your investment property. Read our blog on what you need to do before putting pe...
17 April 2021   |   Team :Different
Property finance

5 Tips to Reduce Tax on Your Investment Property

It can be hard to know how to maximise your investment property tax deductions. What investment property expenses are tax deductible? How do you manage your expenses in the most efficient way possible...
28 February 2021   |   Team :Different
Property finance

Guide to Investment Property Tax - What Can I Claim?

To lower your tax bill, it’s essential to understand what taxes you might be obliged to pay depending on what type of property you have.
28 February 2021   |   Team :Different
Property finance

Positive Gearing Explained

Having a positive cash flow property is a great option for first-time investors who want to reduce their risks and take advantage of low interest rates.
19 February 2021   |   Team :Different
Property finance

P&I or IO? - Best Loan Structure for Investment Property Explained

Learn which property loan structure is best suited for you and your investment property.
19 February 2021   |   Team :Different
Property finance

Negative Gearing Explained

Will negative gearing one day become illegal? In this guide, we give you a deep-dive into negative gearing, the pros, and cons of this approach, plus the potential tax and legal implications for you a...
10 February 2021   |   Team :Different
Property finance

Negotiating Property Management Fees: Can You Do it?

Can you negotiate property management fees? Will asking for lower fees decrease your service level? Learn how to get the best property management fee solution for you.
05 January 2020   |   Team :Different
Property finance

Property Management Fees: How to Know What's Fair

In this article, we’ll investigate the mysteries surrounding property management fees and help you gain an understanding of where your money is going. By the time you reach the end of this article,  y...
09 October 2020   |   Team :Different
Property finance

The ATO tax returns crackdown on property investors

The ATO hones in on a few industries and key areas each year. This year it has been reported that the tax return crackdown will be on property investors after there was an error found in 90 per cent o...
02 August 2019   |   Team :Different
Property finance

Property investor tips for the new financial year

With the new financial year just around the corner, now is the time to review your plans, make any changes and set goals. Set yourself up for success by looking into these property investment tips:
28 July 2019   |   Team :Different
Property finance

End of financial year check list - are you claiming everything possible?

It’s coming up to the end of financial year (EoFY) and with tax time around the corner, investment property owners can claim quite a few things. Be sure to read our checklist to ensure you're claiming...
12 July 2019   |   :Different Finance Team
Property finance

Getting ready for the end of financial year from your owner portal

With the end of financial year approaching, it’s a great time to push through any outstanding maintenance or tax-deductible improvement works you’d like to include in this tax year. Read on to see wha...
12 July 2019   |   :Different Product Team
Property finance

Survey: Investors kept in the dark about property management fees

When you have an investment property, the management fees you pay every month can add up very quickly. We recently independently surveyed hundreds of property investors across Sydney about their prope...
07 February 2019   |   Team :Different
Property finance

What the shifting rental property market means for you

Australia’s rental property market is a mixed bag at the moment. While rental property prices have been dropping in some cities, in others they have been growing. And for others again, not much has ch...
28 December 2018   |   Team :Different
Property finance

When cars (or pigs) fly? - Flying cars and your investment property

Uber has set a target of flying car test flights by 2020, and are launching in Dallas, Los Angeles, and one as-yet-unnamed international city, a title that Sydney and Melbourne are both contenders for...
19 October 2018   |   Ruwin Perera
Property finance

What you need to know about the falling rental prices

You’ve probably heard about the shifting property market, with rental house prices dropping year on year in some cities, and vacancy rates increasing – particularly in Sydney – where the vacancy rate ...
25 August 2018   |   Team :Different
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