Blog Archive December 2010

See if you can save money on your mortgage with a new free online calculator

  • December 17, 2010
  • Ayda Shabanzadeh
  • Investment

Over the years, we have worked with many Brisbane property investors who were paying more on their mortgage than necessary. By doing a few simple calculations, we have been able to provide alternative structures or lenders that saved our clients a fair bit of money in fees, and even allowed them to further expand their property investment portfolio in many cases.

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Brisbane faces housing shortage

  • December 1, 2010
  • Ayda Shabanzadeh
  • Investment

It is a well-documented and undisputed fact that Brisbane is on the verge of a housing shortage crisis – incidentally great news for people looking for property investment advice and opportunities in Brisbane.  This has come about due to a burgeoning population – research analysts anticipate that Brisbane is expected to gain about 52,000 new residents each year, and the population could exceed 4.4 million by 2031 – coupled with a shortage of new housing developments. In fact, new housing developments started in 2009 are at their lowest level since 1991, which is a direct result of tighter lending practises.

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