Monthly Archives: June 2012

5 Reasons to Invest in the Australian Property Market

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If you spend some time looking at the last 30 years of direct property investment, you will see that it has been overall a highly successful activity.

Certainly, for anyone seeking a comfortable retirement lifestyle, it is a sensible decision as excellent returns can be had and within a reasonable duration. Investing in Australian property in particular comes with certain advantages.

Capital Gains Tax in Real Estate Investing

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If you’ve heard of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) but are not entirely sure what it is, I’ll give a quick explanation.

Capital Gains Tax is imposed by governments on individuals who sell an asset (such as a property, shares or business) for a higher price than what they purchased it for.