These new rules could also restrict foreign buyers who do not hold a clearance from the Foreign Investment Review Board. Yet I doubt this will act as any real deterrent against foreign direct investment into Aussie property.
Caravan parks are being converted into manufactured housing estates. This is where a company will retain ownership of the land, but build and sell houses on the separate lots.
There’s been a lot of talk about the slowdown of Australia’s property market. Economists at ANZ have predicted the housing sector will soon reach its peak.
It's handy knowledge to have, not only to time your real estate investments, but also to apply to the share market, to make better decisions on your investments.
Purplebricks is an example of a good shark. The one you want to come across. It’s one of the major disruptors in the Aussie real estate market.
American incomes are rising . This development is extremely important… Rising income will drive the US economy forward. The Census Bureau said this week that the median household income in 2015 was up 5.2% from the previous year.
There’s still huge scope for growth to come out of China and the rest of Asia. Naturally, Australia is incredibly well placed to benefit from this via our resources and service industries.
You hear it all the time: location, location, location. Finding the right location in property investing is key. But what is considered a good location?
Bond yields are low, savings accounts aren’t attractive, and equities are volatile, leaving property looking increasingly attractive to investors.
There’s one more indicator which points to continuing household strength. It’s found in the Commonwealth Banks annual results presentation.