Logan Smith

Being Able to Afford Your First Home is Easier Than You Think!

With the increase in demand for housing in Australia continuing to drive property prices up, it’s no wonder first home buyers are running scared. If you – like the majority of Australia’s younger citizens, – are watching the expensive property market wondering how you can possibly afford to break into it, we’re here to tell you it’s not as impossible as you may think.

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Topics: First Home Buyer

5 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Property

As far as investments go, investing in property is one of the more robust options, especially long-term. It’s an easy investment option for beginners to understand and generally a successful one given the right conditions are met. If you are thinking about dipping your toes into investing, here are five essential reasons why investing in property is a no-brainer!

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Topics: First Home Buyer, Investing In Property

Understanding Cashflow: The Difference Between a Long-Term Property Investment and a Costly Mistake

A critical element of any investment property is positive cashflow. Having the cash available to successfully manage your investment can be the difference between a successful, long-term property investment or a very costly mistake. Before you buy, make sure you do your research, seek expert and friendly advice and do your due diligence.

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Topics: Investing In Property

You’ve Purchased A Home… But, Is Your Property Insured?

There are many new property owners that don’t understand the importance of purchasing and maintaining property insurance. The truth is, property insurance is one of the best ways to ensure that you, your family and your businesses are protected from financial liability in the event of a tragedy. Living in a ‘safe area’ is not a good enough reason to not have your home adequately insured.

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Topics: First Home Buyer, Investing In Property

5 Important Documents to DOUBLE CHECK Before Buying a New Property

Want to know the secret to many successful property investors? They properly vet all legal property documents prior to purchasing! Legal documents are an essential part of any property purchase, and it’s essential that you cross your T’s and dot your I’s as well as seek professional council for each and every one prior to signing. Not doing so, could leave you in a situation you aren’t prepared for. Here is a list of all of the most important property documents required to purchase a residential property, so that you know what to expect.

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Topics: Investing In Property

Your Property Settlement Day Checklist

The big day is here! The keys are almost in-hand! But, have you prepared everything that you need to prior to settlement? On the day when you finally take ownership of your new home, you don’t want to be finding out about all of the things you haven’t done yet! Not to worry, NU-DEV have your back: here is your settlement day checklist.

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Topics: Investing In Property

Data Overload! How to Understand Property Data

Are you wanting to become a property investor, but are struggling with all the data and property language that’s being thrown at you? NU-DEV have put together this beginner’s guide, to help you understand all the terminology and information that comes with property investing.

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Topics: Investing In Property

Looking to Finance Your Property Investment? Different Types of Loans Explained

Confused about what type of loan you should use to purchase your next property investment? Here we introduce you to the common types of mortgage and home loans within Australia.

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Topics: Investing In Property

Intrinsic & Extrinsic Factors Influencing Your Properties Growth

The  changes in Australia’s property market regularly makes headlines across the country, but what is it exactly that’s influencing property value? Is it naturally occurring (intrinsic) or is some outside force (extrinsic) affecting their value? Here we explain the ins-and-outs of what influences the value of your property. 

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Topics: Investing In Property

A Beginners Guide to Property Investment Cash Flow

The stuff of nightmares for beginner property investors: tenants not paying on time, never enough savings in the bank, unexpected tax bills… when does it end!? To help you rest easier, NU-DEV presents this short guide to property cashflow management.

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Topics: Investing In Property