Resources Hub [THE VAULT] CAIRNS INVESTMENT PROPERTY BOUGHT IN LATE 2015 FOR $25K This edition of the vault showcases an unusually shaped shaped Cairns investment property. This unit is unattr... [The Vault] Cairns Investment Property Bought In Late 2015 For Just $25k WHAT MAKES AN INVESTMENT PROPERTY MANAGER WORTH THEIR WEIGHT IN GOLD? After spending hours of your time mapping out goals, doing calculations and devising strategies; after meeting... Find a property manager that is worth their weight in gold CAN I TAX DEDUCT FOR MY HOURS SPENT ON DOING ADMIN AGAINST MY PROPERTY? Stacey from Facebook asks, “Can I charge for the hours I spend on admin, doing paperwork against my pr... Can I tax deduct the hours spent on doing admin against my property? ARE EQUITY WITHDRAWALS TAX DEDUCTIBLE? Many property investors take out equity from an existing investment in order to purchase their next property, but is this equity then... Are Equity Withdrawals Tax Deductible? WHY INVESTORS SHOULD USE A BUYER’S AGENT As any Binvested client would know, successful investing is about knowing your goals and situation and then devising a strategy t... Why investors should use a buyers agent WHY HAS THE COST OF BUILDING NEW HOUSES GONE UP? Over the past few years, the cost of building and renovating has soared in Sydney and Melbourne – but it’s not the price of raw... Why has the cost of building new houses gone up? SHOULD YOU MAKE YOUR RATES PAYMENTS MONTHLY OR YEARLY? Darryl from Facebook asks: “Do you pay your rates yearly or monthly, assuming they have no discount for full payment?” PA... Should you make your rates payments monthly or yearly? REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT INDUSTRY UPDATE FOR MARCH 2016 NATHAN’S UPDATE: DON’T BELIEVE THE DOOMSDAY HYPE! There has been a bit of a media frenzy about a supposed Australi... Real Estate Investment Industry Update For March 2016 [THE VAULT] 4 BEDROOM BLACKTOWN HOUSE BOUGHT FOR $285K, RENO $15K, NOW WORTH OVER $700K In this edition of The Vault, we unearth a 4 bedroom Blacktown house that has more than doub... [THE VAULT] Blacktown 4 bedroom house bought for $285k, reno $15k, now worth over $700k HOW CAN YOU FIND THE BEST HOME LOAN? IT ALL STARTS WITH THE BEST BROKER. The most reliable way to getting the best home loan for your new investment property is to make sure y... How can you find the best home loan? It all starts with the best broker HOW TO OVERCOME HURDLES IN PROPERTY INVESTMENT Jane from Facebook asks: “I’ve purchased four properties and I’m kinda stuck. I don’t know what to do. What other ways can y... How to overcome hurdles in property investment HOW TO CHOOSE A FINANCIAL PLANNER THAT WILL MAKE – NOT BREAK – YOUR PROPERTY PORTFOLIO With any investment comes risk – property is no exception. In order to minimize... How to choose a financial planner that will make – not break – your portfolio HOW TO RECOVER FROM A BAD INVESTMENT Daniel from Facebook asks: “If you have had a massive kick in the arse from a bad investment, how do you recover a bad investment and bounce ... How to recover from a bad investment 2016 AUSTRALIAN PROPERTY OUTLOOK 2015 was a golden year for established investors in cities like Melbourne and Sydney, where prices grew between 10 and 20 per cent respectively (... 2016 Australian investment property outlook SHOULD YOU HIRE A BOOKKEEPER TO MANAGE YOUR PROPERTY PAPERWORK? For many, property investing is a lifestyle choice – a way to reach financial freedom so they can stop selling the... Should you hire a bookkeeper to manage your property paperwork?