Granny flats can be an excellent income earner, however the rules around legally renting out a granny flat, differ from state to state.
The ATO is ramping up audits of taxpayers with rental deductions after finding nine in 10 claims contained errors.
Landlords and renters may soon be able to claim the government's solar rebate scheme, in a move which central Victorian real estate agents say could work, depending on the variables.
In the first Financial Stability Review for 2019, the RBA has taken an in depth look at the recent property market downturn and how the trend is continuing to spur the issue of negative equity.
If a tenant has a disability, they can make reasonable alterations to the property to meet their special needs if:
According to PRDnationwide, Maitland, Dubbo, Port Macquarie and Yass Valley, are the top regional hot spots in NSW for 2019
New laws that help tenants affected by family and domestic violence will be in the spotlight at two public information sessions in the South West next week, when the legislation comes into effect.
A recent study by eChoice, has uncovered Australia’s most affordable areas, based on the median value of a house or unit in each capital city and major regional markets
The ACT Greens are calling on the Government to enforce legislation requiring rental property advertisements to list Energy Efficiency Ratings (EERs) – saying renters need this information before they sign onto a lease and “discover that the property is freezing in winter or boiling in summer”.
The major issue for investors that have brought brand-new apartments is to work out whether or not the market is going to bounce back