Rentvest

A “rentvator” life

Sydney-sider Werine Erasmus is living proof that you can live wherever you want and invest (and renovate in her case) somewhere else entirely. Generation Xer Werine rents and lives part-time in the Sydney inner suburb of Woollahra after making the move south from Brisbane a few years back. Originally from South Africa, Werine’s years in […]

Rethink

Better owner or renter

According to research1 from the final quarter of last year, renters were reported to have the greatest decline in financial stability. Home owners were reported to have the greatest savings of all time. Home owners had: • Better levels of savings • Higher debt clearing rates • Increased wealth from strong growth In house prices, and • A staggering […]