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

The Top 10 Interstate Property Searches For Sydneysiders Looking For Value

With a median price for a two-bedroom unit of $386,750 and offering warmer weather and a more relaxed Sydney styled lifestyle; it’s no wonder that the Gold Coast received 90,222 searches according to REA statistics. And with better property management … Continue reading

NSW Best Property Deals

Sydney’s slowing property market has improved affordability in several key beachside suburbs. The most popular searches include Freshwater, Fairlight, Queenscliff, Collaroy Plateau and Dee Why on the northern beaches. These areas received up to five times more property searches than … Continue reading

Where To Buy Investment Property in 2019?

One of the most common questions I am asked is – Where Should I Buy An Investment Property? The short answer is there is no one answer that covers everyone because property investing is based on your personal preferences, financial … Continue reading