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How Should You Invest in this ‘Interesting’ Phase of the Property Cycle?

How Should You Invest in this ‘Interesting’ Phase of the Property Cycle?

If you are like many property investors, you’re probably wondering whats the right thing to do at present. Should I buy or should I wait?  It’s impossible to escape the cold hard fact that the Australian property market is undergoing major changes. Thanks to our good friends, the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority’s macro prudential measures […]

The 6 Most Important Life Lessons of a Property Investor

The 6 Most Important Life Lessons of a Property Investor

You’ve read the books, magazines and reports. You’ve been religiously checking realestate.com.au for properties. You’ve been in contact with numerous builders, realestate agents, buyers agents and developers, but yet when the push comes to shove, you stop! You’re not alone. In fact less than 6% of Australians, or roughly 1.3 million people own an investment […]

Five suburbs that should be on every first home buyers radar

Five suburbs that should be on every first home buyers radar

One of the most interesting things about property is how value grows. As population increases, the ‘hub’ of a city expands. At first look South-east Queensland first home buyers can be discouraged, looking across the plentiful supply of unaffordable suburbs around the Brisbane and Gold Coast CBD’s. But with a bit of forward thinking, there […]

How easy is it to own your own home?

How easy is it to own your own home?

In September the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released their survey of household income and wealth. The statistics identified a trend that isn’t a good one for the Australian economy of the future of our families. Home ownership rates are continuing to fall. The statistics showed that very few Australian homes are owned outright with […]

First home buyer? You need to know about this…

First home buyer? You need to know about this…

At E-Fishient we work with a lot of First Home Buyers who are taking their first steps in the property market. Something that we have realised over time is that despite most First Home Buyers being eligible for the First Home Owners Grant, very few actually know about it, understand it or realise how close […]