Investing

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What are the benefits of investing in property?

The main benefits of investing in residential or commercial property include:
  • Capital gains – An increase in the value of your property over time thanks to a rising property market, or improvements you’ve made to the property.
  • Rental yield – The annual rental income you receive, less maintenance and mortgage servicing costs.
  • Tax advantage – In some cases, savvy investors can gain tax advantages through negative gearing, whereby they can deduct the costs associated with owning an investment property from their overall tax bill.  Please consult a taxation specialist for advice on your own situation.
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