Articles and Resources

Mortgage Repayment Calculator: a handy tool to help work out your monthly or fortnightly repayments
InvestSMART: an excellent source for the latest property growth and yield data
Price Finder: get a free suburb flyover for your property
Property Observer : property related news and market commentary
Planning Alerts: check development activity in your local area
TransportInfo:  look up travel routes, distance to destination and timetables
Walkscore: how convenient is your address?
Invest My Way: 8 Steps to creating and growing your portfolio
FIRB: review Government policy on the undertaking of direct investment in Australia by foreign interests
SMSF: limited recourse borrowing : key concepts relevant to limited recourse borrowing arrangements
ATO and property: implications for income tax, capital gains tax (CGT) and goods and services tax (GST)
Real Estate Institute of NSW: a professional association for agents and other property professionals in Australia
NSW Govt Land & Property information: Information on land titles, valuations, title searches and other services
Office of State Revenue: Land Tax and Stamp Duty Information
NSW Office of Fair Trading: info for consumer, property and tenancy issues, home building and renovation
IPS Tenancy Application Form: entering into a new lease
Tenancy Checklist: Office Of Fair Trading factsheet prior to signing a lease
Direct Connect: assistance with connecting utilities
Welcome to your new home Brochure: helpful hints and information for settling in
Maintenance request form: assistance with arranging for a repair
Tenant Vacate Notice: submit a notice of the intention to terminate a lease
Final Inspection Checklist: an at-a-glance checklist for vacating the premises