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  • Landlords exposed

    A staggering 40 per cent of property investors have the wrong insurance. There are more than two million property investors in Australia, owning around 27 per cent of all housing stock in the country and providing homes for almost 31 per cent … Read more

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  • Upcoming Events for 2017

    Author Talk with Emily Brewin Saturday August 19 2017 10:30 am – Saturday August 19 2017 1:30 pm Turn the Page Bookshop and The Island Story Gatherers invite you to join guest author Emily Brewin of ‘Hello Goodbye’ Tim Guy at The Westernport Sunday August 20 2017 5:30 pm – Sunday … Read more

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  • Jump on board Daniher’s Drive

    Many of you would be aware of the insidious killer Motor Neurone Disease, (MND), and the much publicised commitment that Neale Daniher has undertaken to raise awareness and funds for research within Australia, with the aim of discovering treatments that can ultimately help … Read more

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  • Capital Gains Tax withholding regime – changes from 1 July, 2017

    From 1 July 2016, new requirements were imposed on property buyers (including some buying an option) under the Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2015 Measures No. 6) Act 2016 (Cth). These requirements are changing on 1 July, 2017. The requirement means that unless a vendor demonstrates it is not a … Read more

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  • The Federal Budget and depreciation changes – what do they mean for you?

    It’s been a couple of weeks since the federal budget announcement and since then we’ve had some time to review how the proposed changes relating to plant and equipment deductions will affect property investors. Although we are not expecting the legislation to be finalised anytime soon, we have been talking … Read more

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  • 5 Tips for Staying Warm this Winter

    Winter is here, whispered Sansa Stark to Jon Snow and they might as well have been talking directly to us when she muttered those three famous words. While our winter probably won’t feature White Walkers or thousand-foot-tall ice walls, we can all attest to the fact that it’s cold. As the air cools … Read more

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  • Top 5 Tips for Landlords

    Property investment is a long-term game. Finding and financing a good property are just the initial steps. To succeed, you need to plan for all possible contingencies. Here are five tips on how to protect and grow your investments: 1. Appoint an expert property manager If you don’t have time … Read more

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  • Easter Competition Winners

    Congratulations to our two winners of the Ray White Easter Colouring Competition, Tahlia and Fynn. It was very hard to chose from all of the amazing entries. We hope that you both enjoy your new scooters!

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