Avoid Investment Property Portfolios With Shaky Structures

When purchasing an investment property, one of the critical considerations is the ownership structure.

Education is vital! All ownership structures have pro’s and con’s that largely revolve around the tax benefits relating to the cash flow V’s the tax implications relating to the capital gains.

It is important to understand there is no silver bullet!

If someone is selling you the silver bullet to ownership structure, or anything for that matter, fight the urge to buy.

First get educated before you make the decision that is right for you and your unique property planning circumstances!

Peter Koulizos, our property education partner for over a decade, Australia’s leading university lecturer on property and chairman of the Property Investment Professionals of Australia (PIPA), provides some insights into factors to consider when choosing an ownership structure.

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By |2018-10-08T09:55:02+11:00August 16th, 2018|
Peter Koulizos - The Property Professor
Combining the theory of property investment with more practical aspects, Peter teaches people how to have property investment success. Peter also researches property markets around the nation, looking for the best investment suburbs in each capital city. Specialising in property valuation and property economics, he not only has personal investment experience but also holds a teaching degree, Graduate Diploma in Property and Masters of Business (Property). Peter lectures in Property Investment for Tafe SA, Uni SA and also in the Property Investment course for Property Planning Australia across the country. Even though Peter has not been appointed a Professor, his extensive research writing and teaching in property has earned him the tag the "Property Professor". His focus is on providing independent information and education for the general public. Together with David Johnston, Peter presents the only university-accredited property education course in Australia and consistently attracts high enrolment figures. To find out when he is lecturing next in your state send us an email. Check out Peter's regular Suburb review with Your Investment Property Magazine.