(New) Build-to-rent cashflow solution?

(New) Build-to-rent cashflow solution?

  There’s been talk recently of helping to create more affordable homes in Australia, through a ‘build to rent’ scheme. The way this works is a developer builds say 300 apartments, with the purpose of not selling them, but renting them out. The idea is that this...
Waterfront Views for $0!

Waterfront Views for $0!

I was walking along a beach side track near my house yesterday and I saw a little path leading off into the bushes. I followed it out of curiosity. And I was lead to this charming little ‘home made ’beach side ‘bar’.             The...

Call 000 – it’s a Property Investor Blood Bath!

Last financial year property investors reported losses of up to $3.6 billion in their portfolios. That’s 3,600 x $1,000 lost! Now for some people on high incomes, that money lost is no big deal. They welcome the tax savings. But for some families that money going out...

6 Suburbs in the “mortgage stress” pressure cooker!

A recent study showed many Australians are experiencing mortgage stress big time. Mortgage stress is said to be, when a family is spending 30% or more of house hold income on loan repayments. And, there some suburbs in Australia where it’s epidemic. For example, 1 in...