Buying Property in Australia from Overseas

A Guide for Aussie Expats and Foreign Investors

Your Property Hound is a buyer’s agent service that specialises in helping overseas buyers (Aussie expats and foreign investors) purchase property in Australia.

Whether you are living in Singapore, Hong Kong, London, New York, Dubai or anywhere else on the globe, Your Property Hound can help you purchase your own home or investment property in Brisbane or Regional Queensland.

We recognise that living abroad can create many logistical problems that make buying property difficult:

Your Property Hound specialises in helping overseas buyers purchase property in Brisbane and Regional Queensland. We tailor our services to suit your needs and are available by phone, Skype and email at a time convenient to you. We will guide you through the purchase process with minimal stress or inconvenience.

As a professional buyer’s agent you can be assured that we work exclusively for you. We do not receive commissions or payments from any other source. We research each property diligently and provide detailed inspection reports outlining features (both good and bad) of the property and surrounding area. Your Property Hound will give you the confidence to purchase property that suits your needs, and the peace of mind knowing you are not paying more than you should.

Am I eligible to purchase property in Australia?

The Australian government places some restrictions on the foreign ownership of residential property. Depending on your individual circumstances, you may require approval from the Australian Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) prior to purchasing residential property.

Generally you do NOT require FIRB approval if:

For more information see the FIRB website. (

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