You don’t have to spend the cash to get the tax deduction

Important – Strategies to Maximise Your Tax Return You have less than one month left to slash your tax bill. I have prepared a tax deduction checklist for property investors to have handy during the financial year. Depreciation is the … Continued

Superanuation Changes on 1 July 2017

30 June 2017 is the deadline to take advantage of the more generous super rules, before they change on 1 July 2017: Pre-tax contributions reduced to $25,000 from $35,000 p.a ( aged 49 and over ) or $30,000 p.a ( … Continued

How The Federal Budget Impact Property Investors?

  Personal Income Tax Temporary Budget Repair Levy still to cease 30 June 2017 – currently 2% on top of Marginal  Tax Rate of 45% Medicare levy to increase from 2% to 2.5% from 1 July 2019 for all taxpayers Property … Continued

RBA Announces Cash Rate Decision

Andrew’s commentary on the Advisor Bulletin “RBA Announcement On Cash Rate Decision”. The Reserve Bank’s decision to leave interest rates on hold came as no surprise. Inflation is only just starting to move off the low base where it has been … Continued

Smart tips for paying off your home loan sooner

Wondering how to pay off your home loan sooner? We look at some things you could do. Australian home loan interest rates remain at historic lows, and the opportunities for paying off a mortgage early are better than ever. Used … Continued


You are an experienced investor, you now understand the finance structures Australia Pacific Mortgages set up for you, now your son or daughter wants to buy themselves a home, here’s a link that explains the basics of home loans. … Continued


Are you looking to buy a property in a good growth with a median price f $650K or under in Melbourne? Buyers can look up a house on to buy a house for $650K or less and data maps … Continued

Melbourne Market Shines

The first “Super Saturday” of 2017 delivered a strong clearance rate, indicating a very healthy property market. A new record has been set for the highest number of auctions held on a single February weekend. Andrew’s Commentary: ” Super Saturdays”  used to be … Continued

Why is Finance is constantly at flux ?

Finance – State of Flux What is going on with finance? It seems there is a story in the media everyday with another bank tightening lending policy. Rate increases It all started about 18 months ago when APRA, the banking … Continued