What is an RMBS?

Mortgage-backed securities, infamous for playing a part in triggering the 2007-08 global financial crisis, have a colourful reputation. You may heard of them through films like The Big Short and Inside Job. But what is a mortgage backed security? It’s a lot simpler than you think.

Introducing: Different, the online property management tool

If you’re a property investor who’s had a gutful of traditional property managers, then you could consider using :Different, an Australian startup aiming to help Aussies save time and money on property management.

What does a property manager do?

Being a property investor is not easy at the best of times, and it’s not just about simply buying the property. You also need to have tenants living there to return a rental income, which can present a whole new slew of issues.

What are the costs of investing in property?

Property investment is enormous in Australia, with Australian Taxation Office (ATO) statistics showing there are more than 2.15 million property investors throughout the country.

A guide to tenants' rights for landlords

Owning an investment property can be a solid way to grow your wealth over time, but you’ll need to have a tenant in that property if you’re to make any regular income from it.