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FOR HOMEBUYERS AND PROPERTY INVESTORS
¿ OPEN FOR INSPECTION 54
Six property experts give
us the inside running on
analysing a property listing
for investment potential.
They discuss three different
areas and their pros and cons
in NSW, Vic and WA.
¿ DIGGING FOR
With major infrastructure
projects recently announced
and fantastic education
and commercial facilities,
Toowoomba is considered
more than a mining town.
¿ BUYERS CAUGHT IN CITY
The outcome of a court
case between Brisbane City
Council and property owners
has the potential to be
financially devastating for
¿ MY MOST
A net profit of $25,000 in
nine months wasn’t the only
thing investor Michelle Alkins
dug up in her renovation
project on a four-bedroom
house in Perth.
¿ THE COMEBACK KINGS 30
When markets start turning
around, certain sectors
make a comeback. API takes
a look at real estate ready for
a big revival.
¿ TWO DEVELOPMENTS IN FOUR YEARS
API reveals how two mates made a whopping $462,000 equity
gain and a comfortable cash flow position just after the GFC.
¿ THE FINISHED PRODUCT60
Ruth and Stephen Host
have finished their
project. We reveal how the
final numbers added up.
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