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Australian Banks Restrict Loans For Non Residents

There have been a number of news articles in the last couple of months on the topic suggesting that Australian banks are restricting loans for non residents. While the changes primarily target foreign citizens they also impact Australians living…
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Managing Foreign Currency Risk When Investing in Property

Managing foreign currency risk is a key area of concern for expats when investing in property, whether in Australia or overseas.  Foreign currency fluctuations can have a significant impact on the returns from your investment and so it is important…
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Australian Expat Stories : Purchasing an Australian Investment Property while Living Abroad

In our series on Australian Expat stories, find out how professional photographer and Australian Expat, Sam Wordley, managed the process of finding and purchasing an Australian investment property while living abroad. Why Did You Want…
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How Can Australian Expats Finance Property In Australia?

Depending on the outcome of the July 2 election, time may be running out for negative gearing property in Australia.  If you want to invest in property in Australia before any tax benefits are reduced, then this article will help address one…
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Australian Expat Stories : A Spanish Lesson in Buying Property Overseas

Have you thought about buying property overseas?  Perhaps as an investment or somewhere to live while living abroad?  Find out what professional photographer and Australian Expat, Sam Wordley, experienced when purchasing a property in Madrid,…
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How does negative gearing work for Australian Expats?

We constantly hear the term negative gearing being thrown around in Australian politics.  The Labor party have said they plan to make changes to negative gearing if they return to government, and after a period of uncertainty, the Liberal and…
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8 benefits of investing in Australian property while living abroad

It is always hard to know when it is a good time to be investing in Australian property. It seems that you just need to open the newspaper and there will be two conflicting articles on whether the timing is right for a property purchase. The…
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Why Australian Expats Should Use a Mortgage Broker When Buying a Property in Australia

I have been investing in property for almost twenty years, and for the last ten years I have used a mortgage broker to assist with new loan applications, refinancing my existing loans, and reviewing my ongoing financing strategies and structures.…
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3 Ways to Boost The Rental Returns on Your Home While Living Abroad That Don't Cost Anything

Are you getting the rental income you deserve?  There are a number of simple things you can do to boost the rental income from your home or investment property in Australia.  With nearly twenty years experience in investing in property in…
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Should I Buy or Rent a Property While Living Overseas?

Are you thinking about buying a house in your host country while on an expat assignment?  Have you arrived in a new country and been shocked at the cost of renting a house, or found that the quality of the rental accommodation is not up to…

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