Lack of properties, rates anxiety stifling real estate sector

[ad_1] The stark shortage of rental accommodation is having a major impact. That was the recurring theme that echoed throughout the REINSW regional tour. REINSW spent the last few months visiting key metropolitan and regional markets around the state for its annual Roadshow tour.  Members continue to emphasise the lack of options for renters. Many […]

Top six tips to get into property in 2022

[ad_1] With Australian property markets showing signs of slowing down in our major capital cities, many prospective first-home buyers are wondering if it is still an opportunistic time to get their feet on the property ladder. Last year, Australia’s first-home buyers benefited enormously from a combination of government support through programs such as the First Home […]

Reading the minutes can save property investors years of regret

[ad_1] With property affordability improving across much of the nation, current market conditions should present prime opportunities for savvy investors looking to buy residential property.  Nationally, real estate prices reached their strongest annual growth on record in 2021, rising 23.7 per cent, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. After the skyrocketing prices the market […]

Six mistakes that limit most investors to one or two properties

[ad_1] Property investment is a great way to grow wealth and finance retirement but the biggest mistake most investors make is to stop at one property. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, about one in five (21 per cent) Australian households own a residential property other than their usual residence. It says 68.4 per […]

Rentvesting offering more women chance to enter property market

[ad_1] Women comprise 63.5 per cent of all single parents, endure a pay disparity against men and have far lower superannuation balances but rentvesting offers a pathway into the property market. With property prices having skyrocketed in Australia, both in capital cities and in the regions, over the past few years, many investors are needing […]

‘Because I told you so’: Mum and dad investors listening when RBA speaks

[ad_1] To counter the impact of inflation, many mum and dad investors are looking to hedge against inflation by doubling down on their property holdings. The Reserve Bank of Australia this month made it clear that rents were going to continue increasing as interest rates start a steady, if not rapid, march upwards. The monthly […]

Property syndication opportunities abound in smaller capitals

[ad_1] The smaller capitals of Perth, Adelaide and Brisbane have been identified by a property syndication expert as property syndication locations with greater potential than more mature markets. The smaller capitals of Perth, Adelaide and Brisbane have been identified by a property syndication expert as property syndication locations with greater potential than more mature markets. […]

Top 10 tips to navigate the rentvesting maze

[ad_1] Here’s our top ten tips for successful rentvesting, a strategy for property investing in a cheaper location while living in a more affluent one. Rentvesting is a strategy for property investing gaining popularity among young and first home buyers who see premium property prices and high rents as a barrier to owning a home. […]

Holiday homes encroaching on hotels but headwinds loom

[ad_1] Holidays homes are set to increase from a fifth to a quarter of the holiday accommodation market in the next few years, as more holidaymakers move to private accommodation options. Holidays homes are set to increase from a fifth to a quarter of the holiday accommodation market in the next few years, as open […]

Women closing property investment gap but disparities remain

[ad_1] Perhaps the biggest transformation in the composition of property investors in the past decade is the proportion of female investors entering the property market. The real estate price boom of the past 18 months has been a windfall for those already in the market who have seen values skyrocket, but tricky for those looking […]