What Will Winter Bring For The Sydney Property Market?

With the Federal Liberal Party returned to office for another term in a surprise election result, it’s now clear that Labor’s planned changes to negative gearing and the tax system had a negative effect on voters – as they rejected … Continue reading

Property Investors – Who Gives A … When It Comes To The Federal Election?

With the Federal Election looming – a Liberal or Labor win will mean different things for property investors and future investments depending on your individual circumstances – so here are some answers to some of the most common questions I … Continue reading

Will Labor’s Promise To Change Negative Gearing And Capital Gains Tax Have An Effect On Your Vote At The Next Federal Election?

In recent years, housing affordability across Sydney has been a hotly debated political topic. It’s always hard to predict what is on the mind of voters and more importantly how they will vote, but with many Liberal-held seats across Sydney … Continue reading

Will A $3 Billion Fast Rail Network Federal Budget Promise ‘Save’ Geelong

In the recent Federal Budget Scott Morrison pledged to cut travel times from Geelong to Melbourne in half, with the announced pledge of $2 Billion dollars in cash towards a fast-train project. This amount he said was needed to be … Continue reading

Buyers Are Back In The Northern Beaches Snapping Up ‘Bargains’

Over forty units sold across the northern beaches last week in a return of confidence as we head into the next round of elections, this time at the federal level. Buyers were a mixture of downsizers in Manly, first-home buyers … Continue reading

Can The New NSW Government Deliver On Their Election Infrastructure Projects Promises?

Now that the NSW state election has been determined, it’s time for them to deliver all of the election promises, including the billions promised for large infrastructure projects. As property investors we know that large infrastructure projects can have a … Continue reading

What does a NSW Liberal Government Mean For Property Investors?

This past weekend the Gladys Berejikian lead Liberal Party was returned to power for another term – but what does this mean for property investors? The Liberal Party went to the polls promising more of the same in terms of … Continue reading

Buyers Of Off the Plan Apartments – What is On Their Wish Lists? Extra Storage, Gardens & Gyms etc

Off the plan apartment purchasers in NSW were asked by the team at realestate.com.au about what were the most important amenities for them. Additional storage in the form of a storage cage (28 per cent) came in at number one, … Continue reading

Labor Announces Changes To No Grounds Eviction If They Win Election in NSW

If Labour wins the next election in NSW it plans on making a number of changes including removing the ability for landlords to evict tenants from their properties without providing a reason, and they must wait a year before raising … Continue reading

Haberfield and WestConnex – When Will We See A Return For Property Investors?

At Plan Assist we are always on the lookout for undervalued properties, potential value in micro markets and suburbs for our clients, and there are many factors in determining whether an area is under or over performing. One factor we … Continue reading