Blog - Binvested

NATHAN BIRCH IS SELLING SOME OF HIS PROPERTIES?   For a long time now, I’ve been collecting properties like kids collect action figurines in a happy meal. I never like to see one go.   But recently, the finance environment has changed… It’s a bitter pill to swallow for a buy and hold investor – […]

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THE VAULT OCEAN VIEW UNIT MAKES $100K IN 12 MONTHS   This unit was purchased for just $275,000 in the Central Coast of NSW. Now, just one year later, comparable sales in the area are upwards of $370,000.   PURCHASED IN MID 2016   Binvested usually doesn’t purchase properties in this suburb. Blue Bay prices are normally […]

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CHANGES TO PROPERTY DEPRECIATION   Contributor: Ridhwan Hannan, Senior Tax Advisor from OnePath Accountants   FEDERAL BUDGET CHANGES TO DEPRECIATION   Recently, in ‘Property Depreciation 101’ I wrote a post, about how to calculate depreciation on investment properties.   Since then, the Federal Government has announced some changes to the depreciation legislation that you should be […]

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Young Family Buys 8 Investment Properties Within A Year! Now Aiming For Their Dream Home.       “There’s no way we would have gotten 7 properties and a block of land in a year, doing it ourselves. We realised with the deposit we had, we could get a lot more property with Binvested, rather […]

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THE COMING RENTAL BOOM    Sydney has seen a lot of price growth over the past few years, but what about rents? Will we see a rental boom?   Recent data released by Domain shows the harbour city may be on the cusp, with figures already on the rise.   So, what should investors do […]

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SYDNEY HOUSE PURCHASED $100K BELOW MARKET VALUE    In 2016, this ex-housing commission property earned $200,000 in capital gains. With new infrastructure developments set to go in the local area, value is likely to increase well into the future.   SYDNEY HOUSE PURCHASED $100,000 UNDER VALUE We picked up this fibro shack for a client […]

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HOW TO CALCULATE INVESTMENT PROPERTY YIELD   Investment property yield is something that is often talked about – but what exactly is it? And, how do you figure it out?   Read on to find out what yield is and how to calculate it without fuss.   WHAT IS GROSS YIELD?   A property’s gross […]

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INVESTING IN PROPERTY NEAR RETIREMENT AGE?   There is no one size fits all approach to setting yourself up for retirement through property investing.   The most important thing you can do to ensure the decade leading up to it is not wasted, is to talk to the experts and devise a sound strategy.   […]

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10 WAYS YOU COULD BE SABOTAGING YOUR BORROWING POWER   What kind of borrower are you? Responsible, reliable? While you may think of yourself as a good candidate for a loan, the banks may see you in a different light.   Here are 10 ways you may be sabotaging your borrowing power without even realising […]

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CAN YOU AVOID PAYING LAND TAX?   Can you avoid paying land tax? No, not really…unless you stop buying properties.   So, should you stop you buying investment properties to avoid paying tax? Hell, no.   Here’s what you should know about property investment and land tax.   YOU PROBABLY WON’T PAY TAX AT FIRST… […]

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