Are you prepared for summer storms and bushfires?

Australia is a beautiful and unique country. The contrast of the red outback, rich rainforests, snowy mountains, golden beaches and bustling cities make our country an extraordinarily rare and exciting place to live. With the privilege of being a resident of the land down under comes the responsibility of being prepared for natural disasters. For [...]

2018-12-07T21:01:26+00:00 Uncategorized|

Is Your Property Manager Invaluable or Are They Costing You Money and Stress

  Buying an investment property is a big step and while Robson + Robson Property can assist you in making the most suitable purchase for your situation and goals, the success of your property doesn’t stop at settlement. If you think of it like a business or team, you’re going to want the best people [...]

2018-11-02T08:16:36+00:00 Uncategorized|

Rent-Vesting… The Property Investment Strategy Gaining Popularity

The traditional sentiment of owning your own castle has long been the Great Australian Dream however, savvy investors have been using the idea of 'rent-vesting' to create wealth for the past few decades. As property prices and the cost of living continue to rise faster than the average income, this nontraditional method is becoming more [...]

2018-07-06T17:04:13+00:00 Uncategorized|

The Redlands and Greater Brisbane on the Move

Last week we touched on what to look for when selecting a location to invest in. Proximity to amenities (shopping, transport, education, healthcare etc), distance to the CBD plus future planned infrastructure are all vital factors to consider. We here at Robson and Robson Property are consistently conducting due diligence on potential investment opportunities for [...]

2018-06-29T14:54:03+00:00 Uncategorized|

What is the number one factor that will make or break your investment’s success?

When it comes to investing in property there are many different aspects to take into consideration however, there’s one factor that we hear time and time again…     LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! Buying in a great location is a no brainer but what makes a location “great”? First, let’s look at the outcome we’re expecting [...]

2018-06-22T15:35:55+00:00 Uncategorized|

Brisbane is improving for the better

Brisbane has long been overshadowed by its bustling southern sister capitals but with more than $10bn worth of infrastructure planned for completion by 2022, the Sunshine State’s capital and surrounding coastal areas are set to take the limelight within the next 5 years. Interstate and local investors are becoming increasingly attracted to the city’s current [...]

2018-06-07T15:27:26+00:00 Uncategorized|

RBA keeps rates on hold again at record low

For a record 20th time the Reserve Bank of Australia has announced the official cash rate will remain at 1.5%. In August 2016 there was a 25 basis point cut to 1.5% and despite some predictions last year that rates would rise in 2018, financial markets are now not expecting a jump until the end [...]

2018-06-05T18:02:40+00:00 Uncategorized|

Brisbane’s Eagle Street Pier $1.4bn Dexus Redevelopment

Brisbane's Eagle Street Pier $1.4bn Dexus Redevelopment Adding to the growing list of huge infrastructure and tourism developments in Brisbane, the Queensland Government has given a green light to Dexus to progress to the next stage with their $1.4bn proposal to transform Eagle Street Pier into a premium business, hotel and leisure destination.   This [...]

2018-03-27T16:34:19+00:00 Uncategorized|

Department of Defence Appoints Agent to Sell Bulimba Barracks

Department of Defence Appoints Agent to Sell Bulimba Barracks The sale of the Australian Defence Force’s riverside Bulimba Barracks’ site has progressed with commercial agency Knight Frank officially appointed to market the 20-hectare parcel of prime riverfront land. Despite the federal government committing to a 2017 listing, delays pushed the sale back more than six [...]

2018-03-27T08:55:49+00:00 Uncategorized|