What we liked:

“Extremely limited supply and a very tightly held suburb. Close proximity to University of Canberra, CBD, employment nodes and local amenity.”

CANBERRA, ACT – 3 Bed | 2.5 Bath | 2 Car – Townhouse

Investor Brief:
Low-risk, growth orientated investment

Strategy: RENTVEST, GROWTH, RENTAL YIELD, TAX DEDUCTIONS

Investment Details:

  • From $640,000
  • Rental appraised at $620/w or 5% yield
  • Leafy suburb, north facing properties, each with private access
  • Walk to shopping and transport
  • Very boutique project of just 3, architecturally designed townhouses

Key Investment Drivers:

  • Solid economy and population growth
  • Low vacancy rates around 1%
  • 5% + rental yield
  • High income demographic

What we like:

“This investment ticked all the right boxes, with suburb achieving consistent capital growth in the last 15 years. The property features and location are attractive to renters, which ensure a good rental return. Since this was a brand new property, tax deductions were also maximised”

CAMP HILL, QLD – 3 Bed | 2 Bath | 2 or 1 Car – Townhouse

Investor Brief: Affordable investment property without compromising on location

Strategy: TAX DEDUCTIONS, SMSF

Investment Details:

  • Price from $569k
  • Small block of 9
  • 4km to CBD
  • Rental appraisal between $570 and $610/w (5.2% lower end)
  • High end finishes

Key Investment Drivers:

  • Low vacancy rates and undersupply of stock
  • Income x Mortgage ratio indicates an affordable area (26%)
  • Balanced market between Owners Occupiers and Renters

What we liked:

“This small project sits in a great location within a bayside suburb, offering a great lifestyle close to the CBD and surrounding employment hubs.”

ALTONA, VIC – 2 Bed | 1 Bath | 1 Car – Townhouse

Investor Brief:
Maximum tax deductions, growth driven location with lifestyle amenity

Strategy: GROWTH, TAX DEDUCTIONS, RENTVEST

Investment Details:

  • Priced from $591,000
  • Rental appraised at $500pw showing 4.4% yield
  • Small, infill project in an established suburb
  • Open plan layouts with large beds and sizeable external areas

Key Investment Drivers:

  • Sub 3% vacancy rate in an affordable property market
  • Melbourne projected to double its population by 2050
  • Walking distance to multiple transport options, amenity and shopping and abundance of lifestyle interests locally
  • Melbourne CBD just 13km away

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