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Tightening Property Investment Yeilds

Tightening Property Investment Yeilds The “golden years” of high returns from property investment may be over as yields begin to tighten, according to a recent survey of property fund managers by Atchison Consultants for the Property Funds Association (PFA). Save one year, the Australian property market has generated a return of 9% to 10% annually since 1997. Atchison Consultants, which surveyed 27 fund managers and the 66 unlisted property funds they manage, found that returns turned negative for these funds in 2009. Volatility of returns was attributed to the capital return component, which has fluctuated between -12.4% and +11.8% annually. Property income returns remained relatively stable, with a return of 7.2% annually, and a volatility of return of 0.5% over the same period, Atchison Consultants said. “An absolute return of between nine and 10% per annum, which was achieved historically, is unlikely over the next three to five years,” the

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Roofing Terminology

Roofing Terminology Is a roof repair or replacement in your future? If you’re a homeowner, the answer is probably yes. Whether or not you decide on a metal roof, taking a little time to learn ‘roofing terminology’ can be especially helpful when discussing your current roof issues with a roofing contractor. It will also benefit you with the knowledge when reviewing a roofing quotation. APEX –  The points where the two slopes of the roof meet at the ridge. The tallest point of the roof. APRON FLASHING –  A one piece flashing, such as is used at the lower side of a chimney that penetrates a sloping roof. BARGE BOARD –  The board covering the roof timbers on the gable or skillion end of a roof, fixed parallel to the roof slope. BATTEN –  A batten is a piece of timber or metal channel installed horizontally on top of the rafters to allow sheet

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Caboolture Rental Market

Caboolture Property Market Valuation Caboolture Rental Properties (September 2020) Caboolture continues to be the cheapest area to rent in the Moreton Bay Region with the average 4 bedroom house renting for $370 per week. Rents in Caboolture have changed marginally over the past 12 months, with 3 bedroom townhouses experiencing the biggest fall (-1.5%) and 2 bedroom townhouses having the biggest increase (+2.9%).  3 bedroom houses also experienced a small increase in rent (+1.6%) as shown in the table below. Current rental demand for this property type in this suburb Average weekly rent payable for this property type Difference in rent payable for this property type compared with 12 months ago 4 Bedroom House 43.8% $370.00 0% – 3 Bedroom House 23 .9% $320.00 1.6% 3 Bedroom Townhouse 9.2% $308.00 -1.5% 2 Bedroom Townhouse 3% $275.00 2.9% 2 Bedroom Unit 5.2% $272.00 0% – Source: realestate.com.au  |   RTA Queensland Median

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Brisbane Property Market Forecast 20/21 Financial Year

Brisbane Property Market Valuation If you have been wondering what the next financial year holds in store for the residential property market in Brisbane, especially in light of COVID-19 and other recent developments, you are most certainly not alone. Both investors who are interested in overall price levels and individuals who are concerned about their home value have been searching for answers to this question. Whilst nobody, no matter their pedigree and experience, can predict where future market valuation levels will end up, we would like to share with you our own thoughts on what might happen over the next 12 months. Potential Brisbane Home Value Movements This Financial Year As property investment professionals with decades of experience in the local housing market, we have a keen interest and understanding of local house price movements. While we cannot guarantee that our predictions will pan out, we wish to present our

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Best Suburbs to Invest in Australia Over the 20/21 Financial Year

Investing in Real Estate There are a number of areas across the country that continue to perform well and show much promise for the future, including Sunshine Coast and Moreton Bay here in Queensland, Bendigo and Darebin in Victoria, Stirling in Western Australia and Marion in South Australia. Below, we take a brief look at how each of these areas is performing and what makes it attractive for residential property investment purposes in Australia. Sunshine Coast Sunshine Beach, Eumundi and Wurtulla were three of the best-performing suburbs in Sunshine Coast during 2019 and the area as a whole looks set to perform well over the coming financial year. Strong interest from Melbourne and Sydney-based investors along with interest from local investors, is helping to keep property valuation levels buoyant and the expanding local economy is underpinning this growth. Reference research article we shared with clients in 2018 – all predictions

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Best Property Manager in Kallangur

Brisbane’s Best Real Estate Agent Affinity Property is proud to be voted the best property manager in Kallangur by our clients. Affinity Property Management Service Guarantee We offer a comprehensive 100% Service Guarantee to our Landlords to ensure you get the best return for your Kallangur investment property. Service Guarantee Affinity Property manages a large and diverse portfolio of rental properties and we employ talented, local real estate agents with many years experience.  You will find in our Free Web Book advice about: our Service Guarantee; steps we take to maximise your rental income; fast leasing using our industry leading digital marketing; how we maintain and care for your property; tenant screening and selection; property inspections and reports; and other important property management services Want Your Investment Property to Stand Out from the Crowd? Affinity Property has helped thousands of clients buy, sell and manage their investment properties over the past 15 years. 

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