While ownership of an investment property can provide significant financial benefits, many landlords want assurance that their property will provide a steady flow of rental income. Insurance can ease a landlord’s concerns about receiving regular rental payments when an insurable event happens at the property. Australia’s leading landlord insurance specialists, Terri Scheer Insurance, say having a suitable insurance policy in place can help provide peace of mind if the unfores
Claiming property depreciation can save you thousands
Investors who are looking to purchase a new property often look at buying
Buying off-the-plan generally means you are entering into a contract to purchase a property prior to, or during the construction phase of a property or development.
There are many benefits involved from buying off-the-plan. Some advantages include: Investors have more time to save, particularly if construction has not yet begu
Capital gains tax (CGT) is one of those ubiquitous taxes that will almost always crop up when you sell something, unless the sale is in relation to a revenue asset (eg trading stock or depreciating asset). The same applies to real estate – if you sell a property, and unless you are in the business of buying, developing and selling properties, any gain you make from the sale of the property will likely give rise to CGT except for any specific exemption (eg, the ‘main residence
This article highlights some of the advantages of investing in property and shares with you some reasons why investing in real estate can be worth it.
The main advantages gained from investing in property are: Capital growth Rental income Degree of control Lower volatility Tax benefits Hedge against inflation Touch and feel it Depositing your money in the bank or investing in fixed interest products does not provide you with any capital growth. If you buy property (or share