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Inner City Rental Hot Spots

A desire to live in the heart of the action is driving demand for rentals close to the city, new figures show. New research from realestate.com.au found suburbs close to the CBD with access to nightlife, cafes, shopping and public transport were the most in-demand rental markets in the six months to March. REA Group

Suburb to watch: COBURG

An entertainment-focused suburb, Coburg is a hotbed of cafes, restaurants and pubs. It is just 8km north of the Melbourne CBD, which makes it ideal for professionals working in the city. The lively cultural scene attracts young residents to Coburg, which plays host to street and music festivals, hip dining establishments, venues for live music

Are you missing out? Its not too late!

80 per cent of property investors aren’t maximising their claims. Investors who own income producing properties are eligible for significant taxation benefits. The Chief Executive Officer of BMT Tax Depreciation, Bradley Beer, said,“ research shows that 80 per cent of property investors are failing to take full advantage of property depreciation and are therefore missing

Suburb to watch: COLLINGWOOD

Collingwood is a suburb in the Yarra Region of Victoria. Collingwood has a population of 6,467 people and 63.13% of its occupants live in rental accommodation. Situated directly to the east of trendy Fitzroy is the suburb of Collingwood which has a median unit price around $100,000 lower than its popular neighbour. House Report: At

How to find the best property manager

Whether you have one investment property or a multi-property portfolio it’s imperative that you get the most from your assets. This means staying on top of costs (and ensuring they don’t blow out) and making sure you’re maximising the earning capacity of your portfolio. What is a property manager? Property managers are often cited as

Are you at risk?

The Victorian Government has issued a safety alert for Pyrox Heritage and Vulcan Heritage heaters. Energy Safe Victoria is urging Victorians with either a Vulcan Heritage or a Pyrox Heritage gas heater in their home not to use them until they are tested by a qualified gasfitter. Tests have shown that these brands can produce