Since the 2019 Federal Election, there has been much confusion about negative gearing in Australia when the Labour Party ran a policy to abolish it.
There has been much confusion about Negative Gearing in Australia since the 2019 Federal Election when the Labor Party ran on a policy to abolish it.
When your investment property sits vacant for a long period, it can be stressful and frustrating. Fortunately, there are a number of steps you can take to prote…
What are Special Levies?Special Levies are charged over and above normal Strata Levies and are raised when a major unexpected repair needs urgent action of or …
Follow these 7 simple tips to ensure that your property is well maintained and reap the financial rewards achievable through a presentable asset.
One of the most powerful things about investing in property is your ability to leverage the equity in your existing home or investment property.
WA is on the cusp on a new economic boom with $165B in mining and infrastructure projects. The State Government estimates the coming resources projects alone sh…
Positive signs are starting to emerge in the rental market with reiwa.com data showing the market held onto its first increase in median weekly rent prices sinc…
BIS Oxford Economics has forecast house prices in Brisbane will increase by 20 per cent over the coming 3 years, as prices in other areas of Australia will rise…
Australian Property Investor Magazine
Rents across Australia took off in the last quarter but, strangely, rental yields actually fell.
When trying to grasp the many variables that will shape the property market in 2022, prospective investors are contending with a range of conflicting influences.
As the United Kingdom and United States experience a boom in foreign property investment, buyers from Asia and elsewhere are increasingly shying away from Australia.
Coastal and lifestyle suburbs, including luxury apartments, are showing no signs of easing up, according to developers and buyers’ agents.
Builders are turning to alternative construction materials to alleviate the massive carbon footprint being left by traditional structural constituents.
Westpac has become the first major bank this year to increase its fixed rates for owner occupiers and investors.
Join Steve Douglas as he discusses:
- Global financial markets, issues & influence on our daily lives;
- Australian property markets, driving factors and has it peaked?
- International markets review & forecast;
- Australian Dollar review & prediction;
- Interest rates…
Join Steve Douglas, Executive Chair and Julie Kelley, Sales & Marketing Manager as they answer your burning questions during the 'Australian Residency and Tax Changes & Implications To Expats' webinar.
You can also book a FREE 20 minute tax consult by emailing smats@smat…
Hidden away in the back of the Australian Budget and unmentioned in the Treasurers speech, was a simple statement confirming that:
“The Government will replace the individual tax residency rules with a new framework that is easy to understand, provides certainty and reduces compl…
We trust this seminar gives you a clearer understanding of the Australian Budget Announcements including:
• How Covid19 has impacted the Australian Government’s federal finances
• Measures the Government intends to undertake to reinvigorate the Australian economy
• Latest taxatio…
Australian property prices look to be on a rocketing path, with first home buyers, low-interest rates and FOMO (fear of missing out) fueling the demand for the start of 2021.
However, with stimulus packages coming to an end, and international borders remaining closed, can this ex…
For anyone considering Australia as a future place of residence planning your taxation affairs is a critical element of the migration process.
The Australian taxation system is extremely complex and taxes residents worldwide income.
Thankfully, legal and sensible tax …