Some retirees who own very valuable homes are treated the same as some retirees who don’t own their own home.
This Saturday, Australia marks the 100th anniversary of the Anzac landing at Gallipoli. There will be dawn services, parades, ceremonies, community events and BBQs across the country. It’s a public holiday, so workers will get at least a half day…
Labor’s policies could possibly target investment schemes in which negative gearing is heavily pushed.
The foreign money is still coming into Australian real estate. In fact, overseas investors account for one in six residential purchases...
Stimulus for the Chinese economy no longer benefits the Australian Economy. The steel/iron ore boom is over…and it isn’t coming back.
The mainstream way of investing in property is based on a lot of assumptions. For example, it assumes you have to buy the property. It assumes that you have to be the only owner.
With Australian house prices continuing to surge in Sydney and Melbourne, saving for a deposit today is out of reach for many first home buyers. That is why the number of people using family members or friends to guarantee their home loans is rising.
So if superannuation is your ‘Plan A’, forget about it. What about Plan B? For many people, that means relying on your home as an income source in retirement.
Most of the mainstream has gone into a fit at the thought of anyone using their superannuation savings to buy a house.
You only need a small amount of money to start profiting from real estate. Don't let the big end of town shut you out. It’s just another reason the real estate cycle can continue to run.