Now is the best time in history to refinance!

Maximising your tax deductions by using a redraw facility

1. Interest rates are the lowest they have ever been. 
2. To get in ahead of the curve prior to income reduction, job pause, job loss or access to finance becoming more difficult. 
3. Move to a lower monthly repayment to improve your cash flow. 
4. Release equity to maximise your cash buffer.  
5. Consolidate debt to make repayments lower. 
6. Receive strategic advice regarding your mortgage strategy or buying a property.
And that’s just to name a few…

April 3, 2020

Last Minute EOFY Planning

Last minute EOFY planning: Remember to ensure you have maximised your EOFY position by Sunday, including: • Salary sacrifice super contributions up to a total of $25,000 pre-tax per individual. All other super contributions are taken into consideration towards this cap, including the 9% you receive throughout the year from your employer, as well as […]

June 23, 2013

Driving Your Dollar Further – Part 1

David Johnston (founding Director of PPA) is a regular media contributor and blogs fortnightly for “Smart Property Investment Magazine”. In this article he discusses the importance of selecting a high quality investment asset right from the start along with the 3 most important tips to consider and so ensure you maximise your return on investment. […]

June 13, 2013

Melbourne Market Update

Melbourne’s property market has picked up the pace since the market lows of 2011 and 2012. Higher auction clearance rates, lower days on market and increased ‘off market’ transactions (particularly in the sought-after inner areas) are all positives signs of a market transitioning into recovery mode. People ask “what factors are leading this improvement?” and […]

March 28, 2013

Some Recent Property Success in Melbourne!

This superbly renovated single fronted Victorian property is in arguably one of Seddon’s finest streets. The formulation of the asset selection strategy was tailored to our client’s specific needs and the purchase was well timed and strategic. Once the property was found and assessed, it was purchased swiftly prior to auction and due to a […]

March 2, 2013

The Outlook for Property and Shares

Today Property Planning Australia looks to the views shared with us by AMP Chief economist Dr Shane Oliver and sees a growing argument to invest into property and shares for superior 5 year returns. =================================================== “The return from an asset is a function of the income flow or yield the asset generates, and capital growth. […]

March 1, 2013