Mar 16, 2017 Property development almost always gives rise to GST implications because of the high dollar value of the transactions involved. Eddie Chung shares the details you need to know before you consider putting spade to soil.
Duplex development is all the rage at the moment, and for good reason. Turning a single block into two homes can earn impressive instant capital and virtually double your rental return. The question is: where do you start? Pauline Hatch reports.
In times gone past, locating a big block of land and developing it into a duplex or multi-unit building was considered a sure-fire path to property profits. But today? You need a lot more than a prime block of land to ensure a successful development. Sarah Megginson reports
Find a big block of land, knock up a brand new duplex and voila: you’re an instant developer earning instant profits. Right? Not quite. If subdividing and developing land were that easy, everyone would be doing it. We show you some of the traps to avoid, and the surefire steps required for a successful project. Sarah Megginson reports.
Getting your development application over the line can be the most challenging part of the development process. Your Investment Property explains how you can fast-track your application by knowing how to deal with the council
Gone are the days when developing property was available only to multimillionaires and high-rollers. These days anyone with a bit of savvy and some investment experience can become a successful property developer, but it is not for the faint of heart. Nikki Taylor explains