Property investment in Australian and overseas, financing, buying, selling, insurance, etc

buying an investment property jointly with friends

Buying an investment property jointly with a friend

Financing a property as an Australian expat is getting harder by the month it seems.  Buying an investment property jointly with a friend may make getting on the property ladder easier, but should you do it? Benefits of buying an investment…
overseas investment property

What are the Australian tax implications for your overseas investment property?

With the Australian property market seemingly reaching new highs every week it is no wonder that more Australians acquire an overseas investment property.  In this article we explore the Australian tax implications if you have acquired an…
risks of buying overseas property

Risks in buying overseas property

Whilst there are many benefits of investing in overseas property, before rushing in and signing a contract, step back and consider the risks.  Here, we endeavour to articulate some of the key risks you should consider before buying overseas…
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8 Benefits of investing in overseas property

When living abroad as an expat it can be tempting to invest some of your spare cash in a local property.  But is it the appropriate investment for you?  In this article we look at the benefits of investing in overseas property. There…
australian property market in 2017

Forecast for the Australian property market in 2017

There are a lot of mixed opinions regarding the forecast for the Australian property market in 2017. One thing we do know for certain is no one can look into their crystal ball and predict the future. What we do in this article is review the…
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Performance of the Australian Property Market - A 2016 Review

A review of the performance of the Australian property market in 2016.  Did it live up to the forecasts?  What were the relative performance of the different cities? How did other investment classes compare to the performance of the Australian…
buying property off the plan
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Should You Be Buying Property Off the Plan in Australia?

Thinking of buying property off the plan to build your investment portfolio whilst living abroad? In this article, we discuss what you need to know before jumping in the deep end and why we don’t recommend it. Sponsored post by Michael…
Australian tax implications of renting out your primary residence
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Australian tax implications when renting out your primary residence

The tax implications when renting out your primary residence are generally good for Australians moving overseas.  Find out how renting out your primary residence when moving abroad impacts you. 1. Capital Gains Tax Most people are aware that…
buying property whilst living abroad

Tips For Buying Property Whilst Living Abroad

Buying property whilst living abroad is usually high on peoples agenda. However, some find the thought of this challenging and logistically impossible as there are a number of factors that need to be taken into consideration. Guest post…
residential property investing in Australia

Two Former Property Investing Aussie Expats Share Their Expertise

Former Aussie expats and successful property investors, Richie Ragel and Michael Cleary, have bought, renovated, and sold countless properties over the last decade and have a genuine love for real estate.  After having lived abroad in North…