12 reasons why now is the best time in history to refinance!

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Learn about why it is currently the BEST time in history to refinance. Get in ahead of the curve to lock in a great mortgage strategy and rate!

June 9, 2021

What is a Good Tenant Worth?

Buying an investment property without knowing the tenancy status can be a recipe for disaster. It is important that you have a solid understanding of the existing tenancy agreement and that you are happy with the tenant currently renting the property. Firstly, what makes a good tenant? Obviously, someone who pays the rent on time […]

July 1, 2011

Why You Pay for Spruikers Promoting Poor Property Assets

Imagine owning a professional financial advisory business, and someone who you do not know, offers you a $7,500 referral fee for every client that you send to them and buys a property from them. This is the type of audacious offer property spruikers provide to financial advisers across this country! These sorts of referral programs […]

June 17, 2011

Times Right for Upgraders

Those that are in a position to upgrade their current home are in one of the best situations in recent years to maximise the opportunity to purchase a higher calibre of property at a reduced price. The home owner market between $900,000 and $3 Million is at the softest level that key agents have seen […]

June 3, 2011

Brisbane Apartment Investments

It was a long held maxim amongst Brisbane investors to favour housing over apartments. This was due to the availability of affordable homes, either established or being constructed, relatively close to the CBD and established transport and retail infrastructure. Housing was preferred due to considerations such as land component, single title and yield. As suburbia […]

May 6, 2011

Should I Stay or Should I Go? Is Refinancing As Easy As It Sounds?

There is a lot of talk in the media around people refinancing their home loans for a cheaper rate or better deal at the moment, and there is no doubt that there is something of a price war going on amongst the banks and non-banks. The major banks have been flexing their considerable muscle for […]

February 25, 2011