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todayFriday, 29 May 2015

Better in the bank than on Brisbane inner-city apartments: Terry Ryder

It’s sadly typical of real estate investment that the most popular places for buyers are also the worst places to buy. by Terry Ryder

yesterdayFriday, 29 May 2015

What would Warren Buffett look for in a property investment?

We all know Warren Buffett is a prodigious investor in stocks, but are his principles applicable to investment properties? by Michael Yardney

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Property investor lending running at 12.4% annual growth: APRA

As at 31 March 2015, the total of residential term loans to households held by all authorised lenders was $1.30 trillion, according to the latex March quarter 2015 APRA figures. by Jonathan Chancellor

Monday, 25 May 2015

Melbourne home sells for $900,000 above reserve, as auctions remain strong

A three-bedroom home in Melbourne’s east has sold for almost $900,000 above its reserve price, during another strong auction weekend across the country. by Kirsten Robb

Tougher APRA set to restrict property investor lending by at least a third: John Symond

The Australian Prudential and Regulatory Authority will embark on further enforcement of banks to cut back on current lending levels of property investor loans. by Jonathan Chancellor

Friday, 22 May 2015

Business valuations: Don't bait the shark

Wondering about the lack of "science" involved in working out the value of a business on Shark Tank? You wouldn't be alone. by Grant Field

Friday, 22 May 2015

A game changer for property investors – banks crack down on lending

In the last few days there have been some significant policy changes announced by some banks that will be a game changer for some property investors. by Michael Yardney

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

History shows people don't know it is a housing bubble until it's over: ASIC's Greg Medcraft

Greg Medcraft, chairman of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, has issued a warning about the danger of heated property markets. by Jonathan Chancellor

Real estate agents subject to inaccurate quoting claims by RealAs revealed: “For too long secrets have been kept from both sides of the equation”

RealAs has exclusively released research to SmartCompany it claims proves some of Stockdale & Leggo’s Melbourne offices have been inaccurately quoting on some auction prices. by Kirsten Robb
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