Ever since I was young, from about the age of 10, I’ve always wanted to get into the property market. As someone who grew up in Western Sydney and later in Perth, always living in rentals, it was a goal of mine to get my own property nice and early. Although being a 1990’s born […]
A smart, well-timed investment can set the foundations for success. Patience, knowledge and strategy are key in knowing when to make opportunistic decisions. Because sometimes the best investment is the ability to have choices and freedom. These days the idea of buying a house to live in, while creating wealth over the next 20 or […]
Since the introduction of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) in 1985, the family home has retained its ‘sacred cow’ status as being exempt from this tax. Unless part of your home is used for income-producing purposes, there is no CGT payable on the profit you make selling it, no matter how high that profit is. In […]
Subscribe On SoundCloud Subscribe On Itunes In our first episode of the official podcast of www.rentvesting.com.au we chat with Michael Gilbert the co-founder of www.cubbi.com.au on how the property management industry is reinventing itself. Be sure to check out http://www.cubbi.com.au/core/email-course for their free Landlord Academy course.
If you’re considering investing via an SMSF, the first thing to do is to undertake a review of your current super before deciding on an investment strategy with the transferred funds. The SMSF investment strategy that you employ will depend upon a number of factors, including: Time to retirement Risk outlook Money to invest (ongoing […]
Every year we see a population growth in Self Managed Super Funds, with over 1 Million SMSF Members in 2014. Here are a few interesting facts about the recent growth of SMSFs: There are now over 530,000 in Australia, which account for almost one third of Australia’s retirement funds. Total assets in SMSFs increased by […]