Archive for May, 2016

The truth about the value of your property over time

Amongst the perpetual property commentary within Australia, there is a lot of talk about the way property values double every seven to 10 years. But how true is this statement? It is true that the value of property in Australia does perform well compared to that of our fellow neighbours, but let’s have a look to see how much growth you can anticipate from your investment.

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How will the interest rate cut impact investors?

Earlier this month the Reserve Bank declared a drop in interest rates to a historical low of 1.75 per cent. Interest rates are now the lowest they have been in 41 years. This is significant news for the property industry, with buyers jumping on the opportunity to invest. For investors, the drop in interest rates means greater mortgage affordability with cheaper repayments on future fixed and variable home loans. Although … Read more »