Monthly Archives: April 2019

Brisbane dwelling values are $7,796 or -1.6% lower than they were at their peak. In regional Qld, values are -4.9% lower than their peak of -$18,773 lower.

National dwelling values have fallen by -7.4% from their October 2017 peak through to the end of March 2019. While this figure is often quoted, Mr Kusher said it is also important to understand the context in terms of how … Continue reading

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Superannuation is one of the key battlegrounds in the upcoming federal election. Here, we run through the key policy pushes from both of the major parties.

CONTRIBUTIONS Non-concessional contributions cap Current law You can make non-concessional contributions of up to $100,000 if you qualify and have a total superannuation balance of less than $1.6 million at the prior 30 June. If you are under 65, it … Continue reading

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Buyer Feedback Ranging explained

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Buyer Feedback Ranging has been around now for some years. It is considered by many to be the fairest way for both seller and buyer to begin negotiations. Rather than the seller placing an unreasonably high…

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Australia’s ‘watergate’: here’s what taxpayers need to know about water buybacks

  Australia’s ‘watergate’: here’s what taxpayers need to know about water buybacks In 2017, the then agriculture minister, Barnaby Joyce, signed off on an A$80 million purchase of a water entitlement from a company called Eastern Australia Agriculture. The problem … Continue reading

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How to calculate capital gains and losses on rental property

https://www.moneysense.ca/columns/how-to-calculate-rental-property-capital-gains-and-losses/

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Australia’s Population Becoming More Diverse

Migration data which was recently released by the ABS showed that as at June 2018, an estimated 17,650,130 residents of Australia were born in Australia. While this may seem like a high number, it shows that 29.4% of residents were … Continue reading

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Quarterly rents have increased across all capital cities, bar Sydney and Darwin.

Originally posted on ljgrealestate:
At a glance: CoreLogic has released its first Quarterly Rental Review for 2019, showing rents have risen by 1 per cent during the first three months of this year. Sydney is the most expensive capital city…

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