property inestment

The 25 million person housing problem

In early August, Australia’s population officially passed the 25 million mark – a huge milestone which was originally predicted to occur in 2042.  Instead of taking 40 years, it took just 16. In Victoria, 2016 was actually the strongest year for population growth for Victoria since the Gold Rush. “Younger people are now finding it more and…

How to help your children into property

Parents often ask me how they can help their children into property. Some even contemplate giving one of their existing properties to their children.   For those more financially free, giving a property while they are still alive so they can see the joy it creates can be very heart-warming. But there are a number of…