Articles by Bradley Beer

Bradley Beer

Bradley joined BMT in 1998 and as such he has substantial knowledge about property investment supported by expertise in property depreciation and the construction industry. Bradley is a regular keynote speaker and presenter covering depreciation services on television, radio, at conferences and exhibitions Australia-wide. Visit

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Five facts on commercial property depreciation

What commercial property investors should consider  Commercial property owners are often unaware they are entitled to make a claim for property depreciation. Around 80 per cent of investors don’t take advantage of property depreciation and therefore miss out on thousands of dollars. For commercial property owners, claiming depreciation is paramount as these deductions could provide…


5 reasons why investors should claim depreciation

Any owner of an income producing investment property is eligible for significant taxation benefits. Despite this fact 80 per cent of property investors are failing to take advantage of property depreciation and are therefore missing out on thousands of dollars in their pockets. Property investors often assume they are ineligible or that it is not…


Choose to increase your cash flow now or later

Select the best method to fit your investment strategy The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) allows investors to choose between two methods of claiming depreciation on the fixtures and fittings within their investment properties. These are the diminishing value and the prime cost methods of depreciation.  Every property investor is likely to have a different investment…