Sydneysiders need to work together to plan growth

The Harbour City will need 725,000 more homes by 2036, according to the Property Council of Australia [Read entire story]

Home values rise in QLD’s coastal markets

Many cashed-up buyers from Sydney and Melbourne are buying real estate in the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast [Read entire story]

TAS Excerpt from the 2018 February Market report

Hobart has maintained its streak as the strongest capital city in Australia in terms of price growth [Read entire story]

SA Excerpt from the 2018 February Market report

Flat prices in the outer ring and a solid performance by premium suburbs define Adelaide’s divided market [Read entire story]

7 unexpected expenses investors must prepare for

For a property investor, an investment doesn’t end with the purchase itself. Ongoing ownership costs can quickly add up, and you can be caught out financially if expenses arise and you’re not prepared. Jacqueline So [Read entire story]

Mr Independent

Hosking Richards pursues an active lifestyle. He completed the Kokoda trail in Papua New Guinea in September 2017. [Read entire story]

BIS: Household debt threatens financial stability

High household debt, including mortgage debt, can make the economy more vulnerable to disruptions, warns the Bank for International Settlements [Read entire story]

Yields from property investment begin to tighten

An absolute return of up to 10% per annum is unlikely over the next three to five years, according to a new report from Atchison Consultants [Read entire story]

Beware of Rent To Buy schemes

VIDEO: Peter Koulizos walks us through the pros and cons for both the buyer and the seller. The good news is that he does have a solution for those wanting to buy! [Read entire story]

National Housing Market Update | Nov 2017

VIDEO: Latest Housing Market Update for Australia. The housing and economic data is derived from the CoreLogic Hedonic Home Value Index for the month of October, released 12th November 2017. [Read entire story]

QLD rentals should have smoke alarms in bedrooms

All existing rental properties need to comply with the latest smoke alarm legislation by January 1, 2022 [Read entire story]

More signs of stability in the Perth property market

Preliminary September quarterly data indicated growth or improved stability across key market indicators, according to REIWA [Read entire story]

When cash flow hurts

Properties that generate a high cash flow are in significant demand. However, investors may fail to consider the downsides of positive cash flow investments – yes, they do exist – which can turn a cash flow gold mine [Read entire story]

The Great Unoccupancy Rate

Looking at a suburb’s historical capital growth rate gives investors a good indication of how it performed in the past. But you need more data than that to pinpoint the growth superstars of the future – which is where [Read entire story]

ACT Excerpt from the 2017 November Market report

Government activity and rental demand keep Canberra on a high despite decentralisation concerns and rising prices [Read entire story]

WA Excerpt from the 2017 November Market report

Positivity peeks into the Perth market, but a lack of stability stays experts’ optimism with regard to long-term growth [Read entire story]

RBA about to turn up the heat

Despite affordability issues and market uncertainity, word on the street is the RBA is going to get tougher. [Read entire story]

Special Report: High-Growth Suburbs in Australia

In the latest Your Investment Property magazine, the special feature report details the Top 15 growth suburbs in every state of Australia. To help understand how best to use this information, Kevin catches up with Kylie [Read entire story]

National Housing Market Update | Oct 2017

VIDEO: Latest Housing Market Update for Australia. The housing and economic data is derived from the CoreLogic Hedonic Home Value Index for the month of September, released 12th October 2017. [Read entire story]

WA Excerpt from the 2017 October Market report

Hints of positivity pop up in the property market, but Perth is expected to remain subdued for the near future [Read entire story]

ACT Excerpt from the 2017 October Market report

Houses are booming in the national capital, but high unit supply levels are pulling the overall market down [Read entire story]

Upcoming Property Investment Events

Your Investment Property lists upcoming property investment events around Australia including seminars, workshops, webinars and information evenings. Read on for our top picks... [Read entire story]

The Ugly Truths About Property Investing

Anyone who invests in property believing it’s going to be risk and hassle free is making a mistake, as there are always risks involved. In fact, there is a dark side to the property industry – and it could cost you a [Read entire story]

Fresh pain ahead for apartment owners

More than 12% of recent apartment sales transacted at a loss, according to new research by CoreLogic. Which cities have been hardest hit – and which cities have further to fall? [Read entire story]

Earning through buying

With 40 years of property investing and industry experience behind him, Real Estate Talk host Kevin Turner truly walks the walk [Read entire story]

5 tips to a successful short-term rental strategy for your investment property

Did you know that you can achieve 7-11% yield with your investment property? Professional short-term rental management company MadeComfy's co-founders Sabrina Bethunin and Quirin Schwaighofer share their insider tips on [Read entire story]

Equity explained and how to access it

VIDEO: It is a mystery why more investors do not access the equity they have in property when it is so easy to do. [Read entire story]

ACT Excerpt from the 2017 August Market report

Steady growth in the ACT market is supported by employment security and high levels of rental demand [Read entire story]

WA Excerpt from the 2017 August Market report

Residents exit Western Australia as the market tries to anticipate the bottom of the cycle [Read entire story]

Keep your Airbnb compliant with smoke alarm legislation

For greater peace of mind, it’s best to hire a reputable smoke alarm maintenance company to install and service the smoke alarms in your property [Read entire story]

Perth’s property market stabilises in June quarter

While conditions remain soft, there are some positive indications the market is finally beginning to settle [Read entire story]

Who can you Trust?

Rich Harvey, President of the Real Estate Buyers Agents Assn and Ben Kingsley, chair of Property Investment Professionals of Aust join Kevin Turner to discuss just how you can work out who you can trust. [Read entire story]

National Housing Market Update | July 2017

VIDEO: Latest Housing Market Update for Australia. The housing and economic data is derived from the CoreLogic Hedonic Home Value Index for the month of June, released July 2017. Presented by Tim Lawless, Research [Read entire story]

My Favourite Investment – With Prue Muirhead

She’s gone from running a DJ business to becoming a national property investing success story, having taken the crown as this magazine’s Investor of the Year in 2009. But Prue Muirhead believes she’s still got plenty to [Read entire story]