Posts Tagged ‘real estate’

4 Reasons Investors Should Prioritise Depreciation



Investors should always look for ways to reduce the costs of owning an investment property, and depreciation deductions should be at the top of their list.

Around 80 per cent of investors don’t maximise the deductions available from their investment property, so they should add requesting a tax depreciation schedule to their list of 2017 resolutions.

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Should You Renovate Before Selling?

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With TV shows such as The Block and Reno Rumble gaining immense popularity in the last few years, many homeowners have been inspired to carry out their own makeovers and add value to their homes.
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Three Things You Need To Know Before Purchasing An Off-The-Plan Development As An Investment Property

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Many investors gravitate towards purchasing off-the-plan developments due to the perceived benefit they offer. Off-the-plan developments are often marketed as an easy way to enter the property investment world and the glossy brochures can certainly make them look an attractive choice. Being new builds, … Continue Reading »

Five Mistakes To Avoid When Investing In Property

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1.Not doing your research

When purchasing an investment property, it’s important to do your research about the location, local amenities, rental yields, vacancy rates and the property itself. While it may not always be possible, you should aim to know as much as you can … Continue Reading »