Baby Boomers are often blamed for the housing affordability crisis, but empty-nesters living in large homes are just a symptom of property and policy mismatch.
Economists and the real estate industry warn massive increases in house prices seen this year are largely driven by a lack of desirable properties on the market…
Single parents buying their first home may soon be able to do so with a deposit of only two per cent under a new federal scheme.
With the wealth of Baby Boomers more than 12 times that of Millennials, young people need to know how to invest smart to have any chance of catching up.
The rate of net overseas migration has plummeted enough to overcome the rate of births, leaving Australia with less people in it than before.
Granny flats are an attractive option, costing around $100,000 each, especially for older people who find themselves single and whose adult children have a hous…
While many have shared stories of people moving from Melbourne after the Victoria’s harsh lockdown restrictions, new data shows just how true that is.
The Reserve Bank of Australia is expecting house prices to rise despite the weakest population growth since World War I.
What most crystal ball gazers don’t recognise is that the property market is all about finance, not economics.
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While metropolitan property markets report a going-out of the tide on property values, investment prospects still lap the shores of Queensland’s Sunshine Coast.
Australia’s largest building company, Metricon, has denied reports that it is facing insolvency or at risk of joining a long line of major builders to go into liquidation.
Known more for its tropical lifestyle, crocodiles and zany NT News headlines revolving around aliens and nudity, Darwin’s appeal as serious property investment location is no laughing matter.
Regional properties around Australia continue to outperform the city markets, with price gains delivering profits to investors but exacerbating a rental and first-home buyer crisis.
Both major parties have made major policy announcements around housing and affordability but neither has addressed what most industry experts regard as the biggest issue of all.
As Australia’s property markets recalibrate, how do vendors supercharge their sales campaign if they're not receiving the desired level of interest?
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- 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.
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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 …