Changes to negative gearing would be very bad news for new housing
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How do you feel about the changes proposed for negative gearing by the Labor Party? Of course you’d know by know that the Australian Labor Party has promised to abolish negative gearing on future investments in established property, and to increases the capital gains tax on new and established property investments.  They say this will increase…

Mistakes property investors make: Negative Gearing
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Property investment is all about understanding the best strategies for you to achieve your financial goals and then researching the market for suitable properties to implement your strategy.  But some investors get into trouble because they decide to go against their own due diligence or ignore their budget entirely. While the development of a sound…

Impacts of Labor’s proposed negative gearing and CGT changes
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Sydney and Melbourne’s house prices could slide by up to 9 per cent if  Labor gets into power and introduces its planned property tax changes. At our annual Wealth Retreat Conference over the weekend one of our guest speakers Doron Peleg, CEO of RiskWise Property Research and a regular author here at Property Update discussed a report…

Australian voters support reforms to Negative Gearing & Capital Gains Tax
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With the budget being handed down soon there’s lots of talk about reforms that may target tax breaks offered to property investors. Australians across party lines and age groups are backing a controversial crackdown on property investors to improve housing affordability, with 54% supporting reforms to negative gearing and capital gains tax, according to a special Newspoll…

Why be so negative about negative gearing?
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One topic guaranteed to cause a strong reaction in the media is negative gearing. And it’s been hitting the headlines again as it seems to every year around this time in the lead up to the budget. The problem is that many people with only a hazy idea of what it actually is, blame negative…

Morrison rejects pressure for negative gearing to be examined
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Scott Morrison renewed his warnings against tampering with negative gearing, in a speech on Monday, writes… Michelle Grattan, University of Canberra Treasurer Scott Morrison renewed his warnings against tampering with negative gearing, in a speech on Monday he urged more institutional investment in both rental residential real estate and affordable housing for low-income earners. As…

HOW TO AVOID COMMON INVESTOR MISTAKES — THINKING NEGATIVE GEARING IS A STRATEGY [VIDEO]
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The more you know about the most common mistakes that investors make, the better your likelihood of building lasting wealth. In this series of short videos, Ahmad Imam and I discuss the common mistakes I’ve seen investors make. Today we discuss the commonly held belief that negative gearing is a strategy. That’s not true –…

The curious incentives and consequences of negative gearing
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What are the consequences of negative gearing policy? We’ve created a board game to model how negative gearing affects housing distribution, based on modelling from Dr Stephen Woodcock, writes… Charis Palmer, The Conversation; Georgina Hall, The Conversation; Helen Westerman, The Conversation; Jenni Henderson, The Conversation, and Wes Mountain, The Conversation Negative gearing was one of…

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