13 12, 2018

ALP changes to Negative Gearing and Capital Gains Tax

By |December 13th, 2018|Latest News|

ALP changes to Negative Gearing and Capital Gains Tax The Australian Labor Party (ALP) has announced several changes to negative gearing and capital gains tax that will impact property investors should they be successful in the 2019 federal election:   Negative gearing: What is negative gearing? Negative gearing allows property investors to offset losses made [...]

6 12, 2018

2019 REIQ Buyers Agent of the Year Finalist

By |December 6th, 2018|Latest News|

2019 REIQ Buyers Agent of the Year Finalist   Your Property Hound is thrilled to announce that our founder and principal, Matt Reeves is a finalist in the 2019 REIQ Buyers Agent of the Year Award.  The winner will be announced in March 2019.   Established in 1918, the Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ) [...]

3 10, 2018

Are Buyer’s Agent’s Fees Worth it?

By |October 3rd, 2018|Latest News|

Are Buyer's Agent’s Fees Worth It?   Considering that anyone can buy property on their own, why would you possibly pay someone thousands of dollars to do it for you?  It is unsurprising therefore, that many people ask themselves: Are Buyer’s Agent’s Fees Worth It?   In trying to work out the value of employing [...]

20 09, 2018

Buying ‘Off-Market’ Property in Brisbane

By |September 20th, 2018|Property Articles|

Buying 'Off-Market' Property in Brisbane   Are you interested in Buying 'Off-Market' Property in Brisbane but don't know where to begin? Buyers Agent and director, Matt Reeves from Your Property Hound reveals all of the secrets!   What is an ‘Off-Market’ Property? Off-market listings (also known as ‘silent’, ‘quiet’ or ‘secret’ listings) are properties that [...]

30 05, 2018

A Property Investors guide to Brisbane’s Metro Project

By |May 30th, 2018|Latest News|

A Property Investors guide to Brisbane’s Metro Project   What is the Brisbane Metro Project? The Metro Project is a public transport infrastructure project planned for Brisbane. It will involve the use of Metro vehicles operating on existing busways.   The metro vehicles resemble a combination of a bus and tram. They are 24 metres [...]

15 02, 2018

Protecting your Investment Property

By |February 15th, 2018|Latest News|

Protecting your Investment Property Are you a ‘glass empty’ kind of person? When you think about buying an investment property do you worry about everything that could go wrong? Worried about the next flood or cyclone? What happens if interest rates go up? or I lose my job? or I get bad tenants?... Don’t let [...]

23 01, 2018

Buying an Airbnb Investment Property in Brisbane?

By |January 23rd, 2018|Latest News, Property Articles|

Buying an Airbnb Investment Property in Brisbane? Have you ever considered buying an Airbnb investment property in Brisbane?  Airbnb is a great option for home owners who want to supplement their income, and for investors keen to maximise their rental yields.   Airbnb has however created some challenges for state and local governments, body corporates [...]

23 01, 2018

Help for Brisbane’s First Homebuyers!

By |January 23rd, 2018|Latest News|

Help for Brisbane's First Homebuyers! Looking to buy your first home in Brisbane? Your Property Hound Buyers Agents provides some Help for Brisbane's First Homebuyers!   1. Seek Expert Help If we were to give just one piece of advice, it would be to surround yourself with a trusted group of experts BEFORE you begin [...]

17 10, 2017

Samford Valley Buyers Agent’s Guide

By |October 17th, 2017|Suburb Profiles|

Samford Valley Buyers Agent’s Guide Are you looking to purchase a home or an investment property in Samford Valley? As a local Buyers Agent we’d be happy to help and have compiled the following suburb profile for your information. Best wishes with your Samford Valley property purchase! Description Samford Valley is a tranquil and picturesque, semi-rural suburb located [...]

10 10, 2017

Carina Heights Buyers Agent’s Guide

By |October 10th, 2017|Suburb Profiles|

Carina Heights Buyers Agent’s Guide Are you looking to purchase a home or an investment property in Carina Heights? As a local buyer's agent we’d be happy to help and have compiled the following suburb profile for your information. Best wishes with your Carina Heights property purchase! Description Carina Heights is a quiet and leafy suburb located 8km [...]