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How do successful investors research the market?

Posted on September 21, 2013 by | 0 Comments
Residex believes there are at least 5,000+ suburbs in Australia that you should potentially consider when buying a house or a unit as an investment. That may sound daunting, but it is easy to narrow down the list by following a few simple rules. 1. Think about the long-term Magazines, newspapers and online articles or blogs about investment are a great place to start your research as they offer some useful tips and insights on...

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What renters want

Posted on September 16, 2013 by | 0 Comments
To get runs on the board, residential investors have to be able to identify in-demand rental areas. This isn’t as easy as it looks. Families who rent, older people and single and couple members of Generation Y want different amenities. And, because of affordability issues, tenants will favour some areas over others. If you’re looking to buy an investment property, it’s important to look beyond broad residential vacancy rates. For example, renters under the age...

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