How to find the right tenant in a tough rental market.

Potential tenants in Perth can afford to be picky; gone are the days when a rental property would attract multiple lease applications after the first viewing. If you are a tenantless landlord, consider these easy to implement tips. Advertising medium Today, tenants are using web portals, such as and to find their next rental property rather than […]


5 Reasons to sell your Perth investment property

Astute property investors should from time to time valuate their property investments, considering whether their best option is to sell or retain their investment. Here are 5 simple reasons why selling your investment property makes sense. 1) Maximised profits The real estate market operates in cycles, and selling at the right time can make a […]


How to find a first home that will also be a great investment

Finding the right property is a difficult task for anybody, but an even harder feat for the first home buyer. How do you know if you are buying a good investment, or if you are committing yourself to something that you are going to regret down the line? Here are 3 things to consider when […]


How to improve your cash flow on your investment in a tough market

If you are one of the many Australians who owns an investment property, your top priority is securing a good rental return. There are 2 critical components to the equation in a tough market. 1) The tenant Firstly, you need to attract good, long term tenants. This is particularly important in a market where there […]

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5 Essential tips when buying an investment property

If you have already bought an investment property, would you do things differently if you were buying today? Alternatively, if you are thinking of selling an investment property, consider what the buyer may thinking and how you can ensure that property presents in the best possible way. Here are 5 useful tips to help you […]

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Buying Australian Real Estate when on a temporary visa

If you are looking to purchase a property, holding a Permanent Residence (PR) removes the need to go through the Foreign Investment Review Board ( for approval. The website states that: “Foreign persons are prohibited from acquiring established dwellings for investment purposes (that is, they cannot be purchased to be used as a rental or holiday […]

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Don’t get caught out in the latest ATO crackdown on Property Investors

The long lists of wordy classifications, endless questions, categories and sub-categories, can make the process of claiming with the ATO daunting and at times, perplexing. With the ATO this year set to focus on residential property owners and their rental property deductions, it is crucial that all claims comply with current guidelines. BMT Tax Depreciation […]

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An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest

Increase your knowledge with these related articles:   Are you protected when accepting an offer? 5 Reasons to sell your Perth investment property 5 Tips on home presentation when selling Selling before buying vs buying before selling Buyer beware – before it is too late 7 Tips on how to choose the right real estate […]

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5 Tips on home presentation when selling

The presentation of your property is key when selling and its presentation can increase the price by thousands, if not tens of thousands of dollars. Furthermore, it may also increase the speed at which your property sells as it will be attractive to a larger range of buyers. If you are preparing to sell your […]