The changes to Capital Gains Tax for Australian expats were passed through parliament last year, removing the tax-free allowance if an expat sells their former …
There has been much speculation and media attention around the potential impact of COVID-19 on the Australian property market, with some “experts” predicting fa…
In the last newsletter we suggested that it would be “an opportune time” to convert funds into Australian dollars as the AUD dipped below USD60c.
The Reserve Bank of Australia has left the official interest rate unchanged at 0.25% since it reduced it last on the 20th March 2020.
Sadly for many businesses around the world, the issue of tax planning will not be high on the list as survival took centre stage due to COVID-19 in this financi…
If you have been putting of the task of completing your June 2019 income tax return, then you need to jump quickly to action.
COVID-19 has proven to be a very testing time for property investors with increased risk of tenant hardship in paying their rental.
For the second year in a row we have had disruption to the Australian Federal Budget.
I am pleased to say that SMATS has managed to fair reasonably well in the midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Australian Property Investor Magazine
Incentives for property investors are looming as a hot election topic in Western Australia, with both sides of government being urged to develop new initiatives to address a looming rental crisis in the state.
Builders in Queensland are having to turn away new customers, with the industry at capacity and the deadline for the federal government’s $25,000 HomeBuilder grants just five weeks away.
From New Zealand to Finland, a torrent of returning expats looking for well-located property has offset the near eradication of immigration in 2020.
With spring in full bloom and summer just around the corner, the great outdoors is calling your name for lazy weekends and backyard BBQs in the warm weather. So – is your courtyard ready?
Refinancing a home loan is a challenging proposition even with interest rates at historic lows, but there are still a range of strategies available to get the best deal from your lender.
Stamp duty discounts, a planning revamp and a major building boost are on the horizon in Victoria, as the state government leans on the property sector to underpin the state’s economic recovery from COVID-19.