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A Guide to Researching a Property

If you are planning to get your foot on the first rung of the property ladder, there is much to learn. Real estate in Australia has steadily increased in value, especially in cities like Brisbane and Perth and the smart buyer doesn’t hang around. There are, however, certain things you need to do before rushing to sign on the dotted line and the complex legal world is not something you should try to navigate on your own. Source a Reputable Conveyancing Solicitor With an experienced legal professional

What is the Right Time and Season to Sell Your Property?

Isn’t it confusing when you decide to sell your house and you’re having these qualms whether it’s the right time to do so or not? It’s like a dilemma which makes you keep on pondering over the issue. You always see these headlines briefing us about how real estate market is falling or rising and all of this makes you more sceptical. How can you make an informed decision about selling your property which you won’t regret in years to come? Here we discuss some important guidelines that

What to Look for in Your P & L Statement as a Property Investor

Investors in the property business have three basic tools with which they measure how well their investment is faring in the market or make predictions about the future of their investment. To not use these tools properly is like jumping into the sea without a buoy to save a sinking chest of gold. Call them financial statements, and you are a couple miles away to becoming a better landlord. One of the three financial statements we will consider here is the profit and loss statement (P &

Curtains vs blinds: what’s the best option for your space?

Window treatments are one of the most important design elements in a living space. With the current trend towards building light and airy homes, windows, and by default window treatments, can tend to dominate a room. It can be difficult to decide what works with the design look you’re after – do they blend into the background or make a statement (and is it the right statement). However, it’s also very important that you carefully consider the practical functions that your window treatment

How to Inspect a Home Before You Make a Purchase

If you are ready to purchase a new home, then a building inspection is a crucial step before reaching a final settlement. Obviously, you will give the prospective property a look over when the owners or the real estate agent show it to you. But a professional building inspection will be more though. It will check for structural damage, pest control issues, and other problems before you settle on a purchase price. Here are several tips for conducting a pre-purchase building inspection in New South

Creative Ways To Boost Your Income Today

Most of us could use a little extra cash in our pockets. If you’re feeling like your current income isn’t quite keeping up with the lifestyle you love, it’s time to start thinking of creative ways to increase your income and beef up your bank account. Fortunately, these don’t include taking on an extra job flipping burgers in the evening. These are all simple but effective ways to build on your income and get the wealth you’ve always wanted.

Start an investment portfolio. If you

Reap the Advantages of Your Own Business without the Risks

Working is almost mandatory for all of us to earn a living and be able to enjoy the little ‘materialistic’ joys of life along with spending on the essentials. Whether through time restraints, availability, experience or pay, a lot of us will settle for something we may not love doing. Many nurture the idea of setting up a business of their own, but the investment, risks, advertising, time taken to set up the business and for it to earn a profit are some of the deterrents that stop us from going

How to Protect Gold from Potential Government Intrusion

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Most would agree that one’s financial affairs ought to be your own concern and not that of the government but sadly this is not the case. Certain laws surround the buying and selling of gold, some are designed to protect national interests by limiting the circulation of unregulated funds around the world. Others do little more than fill the government’s coffers with even more of your hard earned money by taxing your wise investments. As such, it's incumbent

Financial fair play – moving large sums of money across the globe

With the ceaseless march of globalisation and the significance of overseas markets for businesses of all sizes, making international payments and transferring large sums of money into different currencies has become increasingly important in recent decades.

And it is not just businesses that need to make foreign transfers - individual customers often make use of these services for purposes ranging from buying a foreign property to sending money to a loved one living abroad.

The fact that

Sources of Business Financing

Securing financing is a common practice for many businesses. Sometimes the options available can be a bit overwhelming. This post is designed to showcase the different ways a business can secure financing.

(1) Short Term Finance: Short-term finance іѕ needed tо fulfill thе current nееdѕ оf business. Thе current nееdѕ mау include payment оf taxes, salaries оr wages, repair expenses, payment tо creditor etc. Thе nееd fоr short term finance arises bесаuѕе sales revenues