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Can I Live in My Investment Property?

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A common question about owning investment property is whether an owner can live in their property or not.  The answer is yes, you can live in any property that you own.  However, it is important to realise that once you move into your property, it becomes your Principle Place of Residence (PPOR).

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.