Negative gearing is here to stay, what did we dodge?
29/07/2016 Stephen Phillips, Executive Property Investment Adviser
The 2016 federal election is behind us.
Amongst others, the Labor Party's proposed changes to negative gearing was one of most disputed policy challenges of the election campaign. These changes proposed to restrict negative gearing from existing properties, whilst allowing owners to continue deducting net rental losses against their wage income to new properties only.
In his first video blog, Executive Property Investment Adviser Stephen Phillips tells us how these changes would have altered the Australian rental market.
Our take on Budget 2017
Whether you're a member of Gen Y, are a little older in the wealth building stage of your career, or are about to retire/are a recent retiree, we've got a Budget breakdown for you.
Changes to Stamp Duty Concessions in Victoria
27/03/2017 The Hopkins Group
The Victorian Government has proposed changes to current stamp duty charges, to take effect from 1 July 2017, with the aim of easing housing affordability for first home buyers.
In reply | ‘’What I wouldn’t buy: Five successful investors share their advice”
02/03/2017 John Hopkins, Executive Chairman
Domain recently published an article titled “What I wouldn’t buy: Five successful investors share their advice”. An associate of John Hopkins wrote to us to seek John’s views on comments made in the article. This blog post provides an edit of John’s reply.