8 Steps to Getting Started in Property Investment

Don’t rule out property investment until you’ve done the numbers.  You’ve read the books, magazine articles and reports. And you’ve been religiously checking real estate websites for properties. But when push comes to shove, you never follow through.   Don’t worry, you’re not alone. In fact, despite real estate being a national pastime, only 8.4% of Australians, or roughly 2.1 million people, owned an investment property, according to the Australian Tax Office.

8 Steps to Getting Started in Property Investment

8 Steps to Getting Started in Property Investment

Don’t rule out property investment until you’ve done the numbers.  You’ve read the books, magazine articles and reports. And you’ve been religiously checking real estate websites for properties. But when push comes to shove, you never follow through.   Don’t worry, you’re not alone. In fact, despite real estate being a national pastime, only 8.4% of Australians, or roughly 2.1 million people, owned an investment property, according to the Australian Tax Office.

Office Layout Tricks for an Impressive Reception Area

Office Layout Tricks for an Impressive Reception Area

As the saying goes, you only get one chance to make a good first impression. While an impressive website and polite phone presence certainly form part of how people view your company, the first moments of an in-person visit will leave an indelible imprint. Create a modern, comfortable and sophisticated reception area, and visitors will enter a meeting already impressed—so consider the following as you design and refine your reception area.

A to Z of Real Estate Terminology

A to Z of Real Estate Terminology

A to Z of real estate terminology.   Don’t know your LMI from your LVR? Can’t quite remember what caveat emptor means but you’re pretty sure Robin Williams banged on about it in Dead Poets Society?  Never fear: help is at hand. Without further ado, here is an A to Z of some of the most baffling real estate terminology.