Change is inevitable in property markets across Australia – and change brings opportunity. The famous American aviator Amelia Earhart once said about change, “The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward”.
And so it’s Amelia’s spirt of adventure, discovery and embracing change that compelled me to put pen to paper this month in a series of articles for you on how you can capitalise on the ever changing property markets here in Australia. Enjoy!
New Western Sydney Airport At Badgerys Creek Gets The Go Ahead
The recent Australian Government announcement that Badgerys Creek will be the site for the new Western Sydney Airport, ushers in a new era of change and opportunity for the good people in Western Sydney, and for property investors across the country.
NSW Government’s Plan To Tackle Housing Affordability With A New Product Mix
We know that the demand for property in the Sydney market continues to be strong. Supply is not keeping up with demand and basic economics tells us that when supply is limited, there is an upward effect on price, which we are currently witnessing Sydney’s record median house price.
Housing affordability is an issue that’s here to stay for the short and medium term. In response, the NSW Government is looking beyond the traditional three-bedroom family home, with a plan to encourage the development of more mixed use medium density housing in existing suburbs.
Getting Creative With Your Investment Strategy
To maximise the returns on your property portfolio it’s important to understand what the new buyers want. So with this in mind, I took a deeper look into some of the characteristics that are driving a new demand for more mixed use medium density housing.
Using An Old Favourite To Make Your Numbers Stack Up
Grandmas bring a lot of joy into the world. From cookie baking to Sunday family roasts to spoiling the grandkids. But if your current property project is being spoilt by the numbers and just not stacking up, then have you considered boosting your returns with the help of a Granny Flat?
Plan Assist Constructions Launches New Website
I am very excited to announce that after 250 successful construction projects over the past five years Plan Assist Constructions (part of the Plan Assist Group) has constructed a new website, which went live this month! Be sure to let us know what you think.
New Medium Density Housing Property Investing Opportunity Webinar May 3rd
I am often asked when is the best time to invest in property? The short answer is now is always a good time to invest in property, so long as you are investing in the right product, at the right price, in the right location.
Given the recent changes in the type of product and location desired for some segments in this changing market, along with the need for more affordable housing; I am going to discuss the opportunities here for investors in an upcoming webinar on May 3rd about ‘The Missing Middle Investor Opportunity’. I’ll forward full details including how to register via email to you shortly.
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CEO – Plan Assist Property Team