2017 Federal Budget & It’s Effect on Australian Property Investors

Friday, May 12, 2017 / Services

Digesting a new budget can be an arduous chore for the average Australian, luckily there is no shortage of outlets all wanting to tell you how you will be affected by this latest set of figures from the treasury. This years budget in particular has ​a few significant changes that directly relate to property investors, so we…

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Developing a Property Investment Strategy [The Activate Way, part 1]

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 / Services

No two property investment strategies are the same. No matter how many times you hear people talk about property investment as though it is a one size fits all process. Or that “as long as x requirements are met, then go for it”. In order for us to make sure that the investment strategy actually aligns…

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Using a Buyer’s Agent for Owner Occupied vs for an Investment

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 / Services

Buyer’s agents are becoming more and more popular, and this trend does not appear to be slowing down anytime soon. The idea of having a professional come in and negotiate on your behalf is a very appealing option for many people. When you think about the complexity of buying a property and the overall cost,…

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Why Australian Negative Gearing is More Fair Than Others

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 / Services

There has been widespread reporting on Negative Gearing lately, most likely due to the fact that is has been turned into an election issue.We just wanted to take some time, to outline some of what makes Australian negative gearing systems unique, and in our opinion more fair than in many other countries. Contents An Outline…

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Managing The Construction Phase [The Activate Way, Part 5]

Thursday, May 5, 2016 / Services

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The construction phase of the investment process can be a very exciting time. You have just secured your piece of the greater Australian dream, and the building is going up. Not only that, you know that you are contributing to the Australian economy and helping to provide potentially hundreds of jobs! Whilst you wait for…

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Linking Property Developers With Investors [The Activate Way, Part 3]

Thursday, March 31, 2016 / Services

Once we complete our initial consultation with you, and then followed this up with further research on your personal goals and strategies, we will present you with some potential properties that may meet your investment goals. These properties are developments that we have heavily vetted to ensure they are going to be fitting well with…

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Developing a Property Investment Strategy [The Activate Way, part 1]

Thursday, March 10, 2016 / Services

No two property investment strategies are the same. No matter how many times you hear people talk about property investment as though it is a one size fits all process. Or that “as long as x requirements are met, then go for it”. In order for us to make sure that the investment strategy actually aligns…

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