What is positive and negative gearing?

When tuning in to media coverage around property and particularly investment properties, there is a good chance you’ve heard the term ‘negatively geared’. Of course, as balance would have it, there is also another relative concept called ‘positively geared’. Put simply, negative gearing is where you’ve borrowed money to invest, known as gearing, where the…

Is now the time to invest in property?

In this article we have put together some recent property stats from CoreLogic to help you understand what is happening with home values and rental prices. CoreLogic November home value indices showed a second consecutive month of property value increases following a COVID-19-induced dip.   For the first time since January, every capital city recorded a rise in…