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First Time Investors

As a first-time property investor, it is important to consider several factors before diving into the market. These factors include setting clear investment goals, conducting thorough market research, understanding the financial aspects such as budgeting and financing options, and seeking professional advice. Additionally, it is crucial to assess the potential risks and rewards associated with property investing and develop a long-term strategy that aligns with your financial objectives.

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We can help:

  • Establish a network of independent advisors such as an accountant, mortgage broker and financial planner
  • Set a clear strategy based on your individual position and goals
  • Education on property markets and selection
  • Support through the contract process and negotiations
  • Review property performance into the future
  • Assemble and structure a portfolio of investment property
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9-Step Purchase Process

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Key Investment Drivers

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4.7%
Rental yield
Case Study

Murrumba Downs

House
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2
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Investor Brief

Well-balanced investment of growth and rental yield +4.5% for SMSF

Investment Details
  • Secured - $932,000
  • Rented before settlement - $850/w or 4.7% yield
  • Solid long-term growth 8%+ p.a
  • Low maintenance
  • Established, owner-occupier area
What we liked

Using an SMSF to buy property can be a powerful wealth creation strategy, however, can come with more complexity than other property investments.

4.7%
gross yield
Case Study

Lawnton

House
3
1
1
Investor Brief

Affordable investment property with high yield to help offset mortgage repayments

Investment Details
  • Secured - $595,000
  • Existing tenants paying - $540/w or 4.72% yield
  • Rental Appraisal - $550/w
  • 600sqm block
  • Stable long-term investment producing a strong yield
Key Investment Drivers
  • Long-term Suburb growth: 9.13%
  • Vacancy rates: 0.9%
  • Gross yield: 4.7%
What we liked

Great result for a client that's used the strategy of 'equity in their home for investment'. A property so clean there were no items to be rectified after the building and pest inspection!

0.6%
Vacancy Rates
Case Study

Bald Hills

House
5
3
2
Investor Brief

Landbank opportunity with development potential in future

Investment Details
  • Secured: Off-market $1.068m
  • Large 5 Bed | 3 Bath | 2 Car + Pool
  • 1,500 sqm with 43m frontage (3 x 500sqm lots post subdivision)
  • Over $300,000 in instant gross profit if subdivided
  • Rented with long-term tenants $685/w
  • Walk to the train station and School
Key Investment Drivers
  • Long-term Suburb Growth – 9.15% p.a
  • Vacancy Rates – 0.6%
  • Days on Market - 12 days
What we liked

Rare and affordable 3-lot infill subdivision only 20km to Brisbane CBD.

5.1%
yield
Case Study

Kew

Investor Brief

Owner-occupier looking to buy a unique and quirky apartment to reside in while in Melbourne.

Investment Details
  • Secured at $652,000
  • Rental appraisal: $550/w or 5.1% yield
  • Unique heritage-listed residential estate
  • Located in Kew, a prestigious, leafy inner-city suburb of Melbourne
  • Spaciously renovated unit with loft space in addition to two bedrooms
What we liked

Character-filled 2-bedroom apartment close to the CBD, perfect to call home. Opportunity to lease in the future and benefit from the strong yield.

4km
to CBD
Case Study

Camp Hill

House
3
2
2
Investor Brief

Overseas investor wanting affordable investment property without compromising on location, budget under $600K.

Investment Details
  • Price: $569K
  • Low vacancy rates and undersupply of stock
  • Income x Mortgage ratio indicates an affordable area (26%)
  • Balanced market with 71% Owners Occupier
  • 4km to CBD
  • Rental appraisal between $570 and $610/w
  • High end finishes
Key Investment Drivers
  • Affrodability
  • Population Growth
  • Owner Occupier suburb
What we liked

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.

9.2%
p.a Compound Growth
Case Study

Buderim

House
4
2
2
Investor Brief

Low risk, blue chip, buy and hold house and land in desirable community

Investment Details
  • Purchased $705,000 in 2017
  • Current value $1,500,000 in 2024
  • Capital gain $795,000
  • Compound growth rate (p.a) 9.2%
  • Rented $710/w or 5.2% yield
  • Large 700sqm block
Key Investment Drivers
  • Vacancy Rates – Super low at 0.4%
  • Popular School catchment
  • Short drive to University, Hospital and beaches
What we liked

A blue ribbon, affluent demographic on the Sunshine Coast. Extremely tight vacancy rates, strong rentals and booming infrastructure projects make this a solid buy and hold.

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Level 35 Tower One, Barangaroo

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